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
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...
NewToo Little, Too Late: How we fail vulnerable Canadians as they die and what to do about it
For most Canadians, good palliative care is still not a given, despite its many proven benefits that add up to a longer,... 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...
Widowed Parent
The Widowed Parent project is committed to supporting widowed mothers and fathers with children in the home. This website... read more...
www.de-stress.ca
Stress is a normal part of life, but at times it may be too much and feel out of control.   Good health, both physical and... read more...
Young Carers Project
This website focuses on the needs of the teen and young adult population who act as caregivers for a loved ones. The  Young... read more...