None of my friends realise how serious this is. If I had cancer, they’d understand but they just think I’ve got a bad chest.
There are around 80 local support groups across the UK for patients with pulmonary fibrosis and their carers which are listed on our website.
Pulmonary fibrosis support line
You can contact APF by calling: 01223 785 725 or emailing us on firstname.lastname@example.org
Support for carers
Caring for someone who is ill can be physically and mentally exhausting. There are dozens of support services available for carers.
Find out more about support for carers
Many organisations provide information and support services. Find out more about support from other organisations.
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