Dealing with practical issues after cancer
- Benefits you may be entitled to from the Department of Social Protection and the Health Service Executive (HSE).
- Tax relief and waivers
- How to appeal social welfare decisions
- What to do if you are in financial difficulty
- How to cope with financial stress
Read our guide Managing the Financial Impact of Cancer or call the National Cancer Helpline on 1800 200 700 to ask for a free print copy or to discuss your worries.
Returning to work after cancer treatment
Possible challenges you may face if you go back to work:
Other people’s reactions
People may also ask you questions that you’re not ready to answer. Our guide Who Can Ever Understand? Talking About Your Cancer has been written to help you find ways to talk about your cancer.
Life insurance and cancer
For more information on life insurance, including the best way to go about making an application, read our guide to Life Insurance and Cancer.
For more information on travel insurance, including hints and tips on looking for travel insurance, read our guide to Travel Insurance and Cancer.