Need support?

Living with a terminal illness and looking for support? Our Support Line team are here to help. 

 Open today until 6PM

by phone

 0800 090 2309 Calls are free from landlines and mobile phones. Find out more about our Support Line.

Practical and legal matters

Legal matters Marie Curie

If you’re caring for someone who’s ill, you may need to take time off in an emergency or make changes to the way you work. You may also find that you need to make decisions on someone else’s behalf. Here we explain your legal rights and those of the person you’re caring for.