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.

Emotions
Canadian Association of Suicide Prevention
Website dedicated to the prevention of suicide and supporting individuals grieving a death due to suicide.   Complete listing... 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...
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...
Holiday Toolkit: Supporting Grieving Children During the Season of Family
Developed by the National Alliance for Grieving Children, this holiday toolkit is provided with the hopes it will provide... read more...
LivingMyCulture.ca
LivingMyCulture. ca shares the lived experience of sixty-four people from eleven cultures. Stories about traditions, rituals... read more...
MyALZspot
MyALZspot is a private online space for patients and families who are living with Alzheimer's Disease to share family memories,... read more...
MyGrief.ca
MyGrief. ca is an online resource to help people work through their grief from the comfort of their own home, at their own... read more...
Preparing Children for Funeral and Memorials
Family rituals following a death are significant events in an individual’s life, and children are no exception. Families... read more...
Readings, Prayers, and Spiritual Resources for Those Keeping Vigil and Giving Care
Created by Hospice Net, an independent, non-profit organization in the United States dedicate to provide information to patients... read more...