How to Help a Friend Who Has An Invisible Illness

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How do you help a friend who is chronically ill?

So frequently we hear what NOT to say. . . but here are some things that most people would like to hear. Sometimes it really is all about how you word it. Click the link below each graphic to find a short article explaining in more depth why this matters and how it can help a friend. If you would prefer to tweet these, we have a list all ready for you here.

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Read the article about I don’t know what to say but I care about you.

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Read the article about running errands.

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Read the article about venting.

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Read the article about it being ok to cry.

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Read the article about the power in the words “I admire you.”

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Read the article about helping with a meal.

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Read the article about helping out an ill mom.

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Read the article about helping with household chores.

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Read the article about how to pray for an ill friend.

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Read the article about helping a friend with housework.

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Read the article about how much it means to have a friend who listens.

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Read the article about creative ways to cheer up an ill friend.

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Read the article about how a church can help someone who is ill.

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Read the article to learn about better understanding what an ill friend is experiencing.

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Read the article about good etiquette when bringing meals.

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Read the article about making a difference in your conversation with an ill friend.

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Read the article about what an ill friend may appreciate more than anything.

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Read the article about awesome it is when someone just listens.

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Read the article about what a gift it is to help a friend with errands.

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Ask your friend about how they endure?

Spiritual? Ask them about God

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