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
Canada Bereavement Registry
Helping the bereaved by stopping direct mail and phone calls to the deceased. On average, a deceased person will continue... read more...
Canadian Employment Insurance Compassionate Care Benefits
Federal Benefit available to family members and care providers to provide care to a loved one at home who is nearing the... 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...
Care During Final Days
Summarizes changes to expect in final weeks and days of life. read more...
The Caregiver Compass
Saint Elizabeth Health Care’s online Caregiver Compass provides practical information for family and friends providing care... read more...
Caregiver Connect
Are you struggling with the demands of being a caregiver? This website launched by the Victorian Order of Nurses Canada contains... read more...
Caregiver Self-assessment Questionnaire
Caregivers are often so concerned with caring for their relative’s needs that they lose sight of their own well-being. Please... read more...
Caregiver Stress Test
This short test is meant to help caregivers better identify their feelings and stress level around caregiving while also... read more...
The Caregiver Voice: Consultations with Family Caregivers
In an attempt to better understand the needs of those who provide care to loved ones, this document was produced following... read more...
Caregiver Wellness by Dr Amy
Based in the United States, this website offers information articles, frequently asked questions & answers, and other resources... read more...