Caring for someone with a lung condition

Who is a carer? And what does a carer do? This information gives practical tips for people who care for someone with a lung condition. We also provide top tips from other carers on how to look after yourself.

You might also want to read about how to get an assessment of your support needs and the financial  support  available to carers.

BLF Helpline

Speak to our helpline

Call 03000 030 555


Breathe Easy group

Find support in your area

Last medically reviewed: November 2018. Due for review: November 2021

This information uses the best available medical evidence and was produced with the support of people living with lung conditions. Find out how we produce our information. If you’d like to see our references get in touch.