Over the years, the Cancer Society has published many guides to help people understand cancer, treatment options, and living well. 

Please see our resources that are available for download below. 

Download information on living well with cancer in English
Booklet - cancer in the family Download PDF (2.8 MB)
Booklet - coping with cancer Download PDF (594 KB)
Booklet - eating well with cancer Download PDF (5.5 MB)
Booklet - emotions and cancer Download PDF (11 MB)
Booklet - keeping active with cancer Download PDF (2.4 MB)
Booklet - sex and cancer Download PDF (1.8 MB)
Booklet - supporting someone with cancer Download PDF (3 MB)
Booklet - talking about grief and loss Download PDF (224 KB)
Info sheet - applying to work and income Download PDF (285 KB)
Info sheet - benefits and entitlements Download PDF (1.2 MB)
Info sheet - cancer and insurance employment and legal issues Download PDF (1.2 MB)
Info sheet - cancer in the workplace Download PDF (2.1 MB)
Info sheet - coping with waiting Download PDF (884 KB)
Info Sheet - healthy eating and cancer treatment Download PDF (3.4 MB)
Info sheet - helping yourself Download PDF (858 KB)
Info sheet - making decisions about treatment Download PDF (975 KB)
Info sheet - managing weight changes Download PDF (1.2 MB)
Info sheet - recipes Download PDF (3.1 MB)
Info sheet - searching the internet for cancer information Download PDF (1.3 MB)
Info sheet - sex and cancer Download PDF (880 KB)
Info sheet - spirituality wairuatanga and cancer Download PDF (1.9 MB)
Info sheet - supporting young adult children when you have cancer Download PDF (1.1 MB)
Info sheet - talking to a friend with cancer Download PDF (251 KB)
Info sheet - telling others about your diagnosis Download PDF (1 MB)
Info sheet - trouble sleeping Download PDF (1.4 MB)
Info sheet - your cancer treatment team Download PDF (1.4 MB)
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Last updated: July 9, 2021