Tools for Practice

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

Vulnerable populations
Dancing with Broken Bones: Poverty, Race, and Spirit-filled Dying in the Inner City
Moller is a sociologist who takes us into the world of the urban poor; read more...
Death, Dying and Social Differences
"How often in palliative care do you hear patients referred to as a 'case of this' or 'a case of that'? This book serves... read more...
Defining consensus norms for palliative care of people with intellectual disabilities in Europe
Defining consensus norms for palliative care of people with intellectual disabilities in Europe, using Delphi methods: A... read more...
Geriatric Palliative Care
Palliative care is the best approach to the care of chronically ill and frail elderly because of its focus on quality of... read more...
Grief Resources for 'Differently Abled'
L'arche Canada has created a tool kit of resources for providing grief support and organizing grief support groups giving particular... 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...
NewHomelessness and end of life care
Practical information and tools to support the needs of homeless people who are approaching the end of life, and those who... read more...
Improving End-of-Life Care in First Nations Communities
The research team, led by Dr. Mary Lou Kelley, Lakehead University, would like to acknowledge and thank the four First Nations... 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...