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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BC Cancer Agency: Fertility Preservation Resources for Cancer Patients
Specific to British Columbia, this document provides some introductory information on fertility preservation options and... read more...
Best Endings
Canadian website with mission and mandate to help navigate personal and medical decisions as life’s end nears. read more...
Cancer Chat Canada: Caregiver Support
Cancer Chat Canada runs professionally-led online support groups for Canadians affected by cancer, including patients, survivors... read more...
The Caregiver Compass
Saint Elizabeth Health Care’s online Caregiver Compass provides practical information for family and friends providing care... read more...
Caring for someone with a terminal illness: what to expect
This brochure was created by Improving End-of-Life Care in First Nations Communities Centre for Education and Research on... read more...
Children’s Palliative Care and Human Rights (Public Health Fact Sheet)
This fact sheet examines the global need for children’s palliative care, the recognition of children’s palliative care under... read more...
The Conversation Project (US)
Dedicated to helping people talk about their wishes for end-of-life care with families and health care providers. read more...
Courageous Parents Network
A website which provides parents and families of children living with serious illness with expert guidance and a virtual... read more...
The Dougy Center: For Adults Helping Children and Teens
If you know a child or teen who has experienced the death of a mother, father, caregiver, sister, brother, or friend, you... read more...
ElderWise Inc.
Calgary based website offers information resources for those helping aging parents - or planning ahead for your own aging. read more...