Talking to colleagues about breast cancer
Whether or not you stopped work altogether during your treatment, or took periods of time off for treatment, you might wonder what to tell your colleagues when you return to work again. If you’re returning to the same job, it’s likely that your manager or colleagues will be aware of the reason for your time off. However, this isn’t always the case.
|Tips for talking to colleagues about breast cancer
The following tips may be helpful when considering discussing your breast cancer experience at work.
More information about returning to work and cancer
The Cancer Council NSW has developed a comprehensive guide about work and cancer that includes information for employees and managers.