Tools for Practice

Our clinical team has identified protocols, advanced practices, and assessment and evaluation tools to help support your practice.

Culture
Death and Dying: An Islamic Perspective
This presentation from the Spiritual Care Summit 09 outlines Muslim perspectives on dying, death, and life after death. read more...
Death and Dying: Life and Living, 6th ed.
This book helps you learn to cope with encounters with death, dying, and bereavement. The authors integrate classical and... read more...
Developing Palliative Care Programs in First Nations Communities: A Workbook
This workbook was developed as a guide and resource for First Nations communities to develop palliative care in their communities. read more...
A Dictionary of Patients’ Spiritual and Cultural Values for Healthcare Professionals
A general guide meant to describe beliefs and practices generally found within a particular cultural or religious group. read more...
Doorway Thoughts: Cross-Cultural Health Care for Older Adults
This book addresses the role of ethnicity in health decision-making in America. This book focuses on how clinicians caring... read more...
Empathy, dignity, and respect: Creating cultural safety for Aboriginal people in urban health care
This report highlights some of the barriers to Aboriginal people seeking health care services within mainstream health care... read more...
End of Life: Powerpoint Learning Module
This 70 minute, voiced-over powerpoint presentation reviews the core elements of quality palliative care and gets to the... read more...
Faith Community Outreach Guide
Free online outreach guides for health care providers to enhance access and palliative care in these diverse communities. read more...
First Nations Inuit Metis (FNIM) Program Resource Toolkit
Our Aboriginal programs work to improve cancer care for Ontario’s First Nations, Métis and Inuit people. These programs are... read more...
Home Visiting Framework,Training & Resource Guide for First Nations’ Communities
Developed by VON Canada to assist First Nations to provide relevant and practical training for workers in their community... read more...