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.

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Caregiver and caregiving
Alzheimer's Reading Room
This website offers information and resources which address common problems faced by Alzheimer's caregivers each day. read more...
Am I Safe: Supporting conversations about patient safety in the home
Providing safe health care in an unpredictable home setting poses unique challenges.   This document discusses considerations... read more...
Basic Mouth Care: Caring for Those with Dentures/False Teeth/No Teeth
Basic mouth care described for someone with dentures, false teeth or no teeth. read more...
Basic Mouth Care: Caring for those with natural teeth
This information page outlines how to provide good mouth care when someone has their own teeth. read more...
The BrainXchange
The Alzheimer Knowledge Exchange (AKE) and the Canadian Dementia Resource and Knowledge Exchange (CDRAKE) have united to... read more...
British Columbia Resource - Caregiving: A Shared Journey
Contains great resources for caregivers, with links to additional information, services, and programs. This website is provided... read more...
Canadian Employment Insurance Compassionate Care Benefits
Federal Benefit available to family members and care providers to provide care to a loved one at home who is nearing the... read more...
Cancer Chat Canada: Caregiver Support
Cancer Chat Canada runs professionally-led online support groups for Canadians affected by cancer, including patients, survivors... read more...
Care During Final Days
Summarizes changes to expect in final weeks and days of life. read more...
The Caregiver Compass
Saint Elizabeth Health Care’s online Caregiver Compass provides practical information for family and friends providing care... read more...