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.

Diseases
ALS
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...
When Cancer Spreads to Bone: Spinal Cord Compression
Patient/family handout describing what it is, what are the symptoms and how it is treated. Free online access and downloadable... read more...
When your parent has cancer: A guide for teens
If your mom, dad, or an adult close to you has cancer, this information is for you.   Available in English and Spanish. read more...
Young Adult Cancer Canada (YACC)
To eliminate the isolation for young adults with cancer in Canada by providing inspiration, information and support. YACC... read more...