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The Center for Cancer Care is just one facet of the comprehensive care provided by Canton-Potsdam Hospital and the St. Lawrence Health System. To learn more about the services they provide, visit the CPH home page.
Family and Caregiver Support

You may find yourself suddenly thrust into keeping track of appointments and medications, providing transportation, and managing additional expenses that are part of cancer treatment. Your relationship with the loved one you’re caring for may change. We know it can be tough, but asking for help from your community and making time for your own self-care will help you be a better caregiver to your loved one.

 If you are a caregiver and need assistance, please contact one of our patient advocates: Anne Giromini, our nurse navigator, at 315-261-5912 or Robin Brickey, our licensed social worker, at 315-261-5015.

Family and Caregiver Resources
National Cancer Institute

The National Cancer Institute offers tips for caregivers.

Family and Caregiver Resources
American Cancer Society

The American Cancer Society offers advice on caregiving, self-care, and lending support. 

Family and Caregiver Resources
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Dana-Farber offers caregiver resources, tips on self-care, and recommended reading.