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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Education
Bereavement Volunteer Handbook
This handbook was developed by the staff and volunteers working with Palliative Manitoba to guide volunteers working in bereavement... read more...
Canadian Association for Spiritual Care
The Canadian Association for Spiritual Care (CASC) is a national multifaith organization which is committed to the professional... read more...
The Caregiver Compass
Saint Elizabeth Health Care’s online Caregiver Compass provides practical information for family and friends providing care... read more...
Caring for someone with a terminal illness: what to expect
This brochure was created by Improving End-of-Life Care in First Nations Communities Centre for Education and Research on... read more...
Competency-Based Education Approaches in Palliative and End-of-Life Care in Cancer
An environmental scan prepared by Cancer Journey Action Group - Canadian Partnership Against Cancer (CPAC). read more...
Completing the Circle
This website created by First Nations University, Saskatchewan, provides information and resources on culturally sensitive... read more...
The Conversation Project (US)
Dedicated to helping people talk about their wishes for end-of-life care with families and health care providers. read more...
Cost-Effectiveness of Palliative Care: A Review of the Literature
A discussion paper produced by The Way Forward Integration Project read more...
Dignity in Care
Dignity in Care provides practical ideas and tools to support a culture of compassion and respect throughout the health care... read more...
Employment Insurance: Compassionate Care Benefit (pamphlet)
Public information pamphlet created by Sarah Dykeman, as part of Master's Thesis, McMaster University. Available for public... read more...