Tools for Practice

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

Culture
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...
Indigenous Cultural Competency (ICC) Online Training Program
This website includes information about the ICC training program. You will be able to register for and log into the core... read more...
Indigenous Perspectives on Death & Dying
This article describes differences in culture, traditions, and beliefs that may affect communication with Indigenous people... read more...
Inuit & Cancer Fact Sheets
This series of fact sheets is intended to inform decision-makers, advisors and health care providers about the unique cancer... read more...
Latino Outreach Guide
Free online outreach guides for health care providers to enhance access and palliative care in these diverse communities. read more...
Learning Module Cultural and Spiritual Sensitivity A Quick Guide to Cultures and Spiritual Traditions
This self-learning module has been developed to assist the user to: • Address the issues of cultural and spiritual diversity... read more...
LGBTQ-Inclusive Hospice and Palliative Care: A Practical Guide to Transforming Professional Practice
This book provides information for all health care professionals (nursing, physicians, spiritual care, social work etc.)... read more...
LivingMyCulture.ca
LivingMyCulture. ca shares the lived experience of sixty-four people from eleven cultures. Stories about traditions, rituals... read more...
Making a Home Visit: A Handbook for Healthcare Workers in First Nations' Communities
Developed by VON Canada, this is a guide to help community workers think about, plan and do home visits effectively, resulting... read more...
Nursing Competencies for Nursing Home Culture Change
In 2008 Hartford Institute for Geriatric Nursing (HIGN) collaborated with the Coalition of Geriatric Nursing Organizations... read more...