Books, Links, and More

We've compiled resources in both French and English, to give you the broadest possible range of available information. To see resources in French, click in the top right corner of the page.

If you have a favourite palliative care resource that doesn't appear here, suggest a resource below.

Death and dying
Arrangements for Expected Death at Home
A guildline for patients and their families who wish to plan for an expected death of the patient at home. read more...
Canadian Integrative Network for Death Education and Alternatives
CINDEA provides education and resources throughout the 'Pan-death' process (before, during, after death). Information about... read more...
Care During Final Days
Summarizes changes to expect in final weeks and days of life. read more...
A Caregiver's Guide: A Handbook about End-of-Life Care
On-line version available in French and English, free of charge, by clicking on website above. Also available in hard copy... read more...
Caring For Loved Ones at Home (6th Edition)
Practical guide for family and friends providing care at home.  Available online free of charge. Aso available in French at:... read more...
Comfort For Those In Need - Caring for the Terminally Ill
Downloadable information booklet to provide information to those caring for someone who is ill in your community.   Prepared... read more...
Comfort For Those In Need - Caring for the Terminally Ill_Aklavik_Gwich'in
Downloadable information booklet (in English) to provide information to those caring for someone who is ill in your community. read more...
Comfort For Those In Need - Caring for the Terminally Ill_Aklavik_Inuvialuit
Downloadable information booklet (in English)  to provide information to those caring for someone who is ill in your community. read more...
The Council on Palliative Care (Quebec)
Website with downloadable resources, videos, lists of suggested books, readings, and Quebec programs and services (listed... read more...
Danny and Annie - a story about love at the end of life
Danny, an OTB clerk, and Annie, a nurse, remember their life together—from their first date to Danny's final days with terminal... read more...