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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Caregiver and caregiving
Being There
A daughter takes you with her on a nineteen month journey after her father suffered a devastating stroke. She shares the... read more...
The Bright Hour: A Memoir of Living and Dying
An exquisite memoir about how to live—and love—every day with “death in the room,” from poet Nina Riggs, mother of two young... read more...
A Caregiver's Guide: A Handbook About End-of-Life Care
This book has helpful information for those providing care to loved ones dealing with a life-limiting illness, particularly... read more...
The Comfort of Home for Alzheimer's Disease: A Guide for Caregivers
A practical, comprehensive and easy-to-read guide regarding caring for someone at home with Alzheimer's disease. Includes... read more...
Finding Your Voice: Our Journey with Cancer Through the Health System
Patients and their families are key members of the health care team. Based on her own experience throughout her husband's... read more...
NewFollow the Child: Planning and Having the Best End-of-Life Care for Your Child
Drawing on her family's own experiences and those of other parents facing the death of a child from illness or a life-limiting... read more...
From Surviving to Thriving: Transforming Your Caregiving Journey
Dr. Amy D’Aprix shares her personal and professional experience to inspire, guide, and move caregivers to expand their thinking... read more...
Grief, Loss, and Dementia workbook
This workbook discusses ways for caregivers to understand and manage their feelings of grief and loss, to care for themselves... read more...
The Group: Seven Widowed Fathers Reimagine Life
On a mid-October evening, a group of fathers gathered around a conference table and met each other for the first time. None... read more...
A Guide for Caregivers
This handbook was created for caregivers of people facing the end of life - to give you the tools you may need to help yourself. read more...