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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Planet Cancer
A gathering place for young adults, includes cancer comics, advice, cancertainment, news, current research, and forums. It... read more...
Prostate Cancer Canada: Advanced Care Planning Tools
Prostate Cancer Canada is a national foundation which offers information and resources to men who are living with prostate... read more...
Report on National Forum on First Nations, Inuit and Métis Cancer Control, 2009
The Canadian Partnership Against Cancer hosted a National Forum on First Nations, Inuit and Métis cancer control. The report... read more...
Sahtu Glossary Cancer Terminology
A glossary of medical terminology with a focus on cancer to facilitate discussions between First Nations and health officials... read more...
Sexuality and Cancer
This booklet has been prepared to help you understand how cancer and its treatment may affect your sexuality. Sexuality is... read more...
Sleeping Problems & Cancer
Coping with cancer involves managing many different symptoms and changes. The BC Cancer Agency website offers helpful information... read more...
Telling Kids About Cancer
A website to support parents. read more...
Understanding the Diagnosis for Patients and Families
Outlines what palliative care means, from the perspective of First Nations, Inuit and Métis people, in the context of an... read more...
Wellspring
A network of community-based centres that provide education, emotional support and coping skills for people and their families... read more...
What About My Kids?: A Guide for Parents Living with Breast Cancer
Addresses the broad range of issues and challenges parents with young children may encounter when a parent is diagnosed with... read more...