The Irish Cancer Society runs a helpline that is open to carers, family members and friends of anyone who has been diagnosed with cancer. You can Freephone 1800 200 700 to talk to a specialist cancer nurse. It is open Monday-Thursday from 9am to 7pm and Friday from 9am to 5pm.
The Carers Association also offers a Care Line. Just Freefone 1800 24 07 24 to talk to one of their staff. They will listen to your concerns and offer practical advice on a range of topics. The careline is open Monday to Friday from 9am to 1pm.