What social workers do:

  • Social Workers can help you and your family deal with the psychological, emotional, social and practical concerns of cancer.
  • A social worker can help you get financial support, connect with government programs and services or other supports you may need.

Why use a social worker?

  • You may be sent to a social worker if you need financial help, help accessing government programs, or other community supports.
  • Social workers can also give emotional support and counseling for yourself or your family.