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
Positive Communication- The Open Dementia Programme
These 20-30 minute modules of the Open Dementia e-Learning Programme are designed for anyone who has contact with someone... read more...
Reaching Out at the End of Life
Information regarding all aspects of palliative and end-of-life care including caregiving and bereavement.   Includes a helpful... read more...
Readings, Prayers, and Spiritual Resources for Those Keeping Vigil and Giving Care
Created by Hospice Net, an independent, non-profit organization in the United States dedicate to provide information to patients... read more...
Resource Guide for Supporting Caregivers at Home: For Clients and Family Caregivers
This resource guide is intended to help family caregivers find resources that will support them in their role and with the... read more...
Resource Guide: Hospice Palliative Care in the Bow Valley
We recognize that many people in our rural Bow Valley Communities need information on hospice palliative care and how to... read more...
Safe disposal of fentanyl patches
This page on the College of Pharmacists of British Columbia website, offers helpful information to patients, family members... read more...
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...