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.

If you have a favourite palliative care resource that doesn't appear here, suggest a resource below.

Caregiver and caregiving
Saint Elizabeth: Caring for Family (webpage)
This webpage on the Saint Elizabeth site offers tips and information for family caregivers to support them in their vital... read more...
Seniors in need, caregivers in distress: What are the home care priorities for seniors in Canada?
Seniors in need, caregivers in distress: What are the home care priorities for seniors in Canada? The report takes a deeper... read more...
Supporting the Caregiver and the Family
This brochure offers suggestions of how to support family and friends caring for someone who is ill. Created by Centre for... read more...
Take Care: A handbook for families caring for older adults
This handbook talks about the problems and rewards that come from caring for an adult with a chronic illness or disability. read more...
Taking Care of Caregivers (Alzheimer Society)
After hours telephone support provided by the Alzheimer Society across Canada.    Phone: 1 866 797 0000 read more...
Taking Care of Your Loved One
Information to help primary caregivers support and talk to their loved one about their wishes and arrange for their care. read more...
Tyze: Connecting Care
Free online tool that helps families stay organized and connected when they are caring for a family member.   Families can... read more...
Understanding Huntington Disease: A Resource for Families
This guide covers a wide range of topics for family/friends. Available in English and French as a downloadable file, free... read more...
Valuing Caregiving and Caregivers: Family Caregivers in the Integrated Approach to Palliative Care
Discussion paper prepared as part of The Way Forward Integration Project read more...
When Someone Close to You is Dying
This on-line booklet provides an overview of what the dying person may need from you, what to expect, common symptoms, advance... read more...