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.

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Cancer Really Sucks
A website designed by teens for teens who have a family member or friend living with cancer. read more...
Cancer Treatment Services Report (Ontario)
This report was undertaken by the Auditor General of Ontario to examine to successes and challenges of the Ontario health... read more...
Cancer View Canada
This website links Canadians to online cancer information, resources and services.   It is an ever-evolving portal that brings... read more...
Cancer-related Nutrition Information
A wide range of helpful information sheets which address common nutrition and hydration problems encountered by people living... read more...
Care at the end of life for advanced cancer patients: When to stop cancer treatment
Information sheet on how do you know when to stop cancer treatment and questions to ask your doctor. read more...
Childhood Cancer Canada Foundation
MISSION: To create victories for Canadian children with cancer through investment in national, collaborative, lifesaving... read more...
Coping with Cancer: Supportive and Palliative Care
Many people who have cancer or who have been treated for cancer develop symptoms or side effects that affect their quality... read more...
'Does cancer not care I have plans?': Terminal diagnosis forces author to grab hold of life
Listen to a conversation with author Kate Bowler who was interviewed on "The Current" (CBC radio). Kate is the author of... read more...
Early Palliative Care for Patients with Metastatic Non–Small-Cell Lung Cancer
Study released August 19, 2010 in the New England Journal of Medicine found that palliative care not only improved quality... read more...
Eating well when you have cancer: A guide to good nutrition
This booklet covers a range of topics related to maintaining fluid/food intake and strength during a cancer illness. It addresses... read more...