The Conversation Builder  

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Your Friends and Family

Your friends and family want to help. But they don’t always know how. And sometimes, you may not even feel certain about what you want help with. Use this page to build a guide to communicate to those important people in your life what you need and when you need it.

Check the boxes that speak to your needs. It will customize a guide that you can share with the people who care about you and give them a plan that works for both of you.

What I need help with:

These are the everyday tasks that may be difficult for you to do when you are not feeling your best. Consider how your friends and family can help you.

What I need you to know:

What is happening to you physically and emotionally because of your diagnosis. Choose what you think can help your friends and family better understand your situation.

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Your Friends and Family: Share

Now that you’ve built your conversation guide, share it with your friends and family. It may give them the tips they need to be the support they want to be for you.

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Save your guide to your computer or other device.

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Send this to yourself so you can share it with your friends and family.