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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Government/group reports
Access to Palliative Care: A Neglected Component of the Right to Health
A Report on the Human Rights Council Side Event. On  June  6,   2011,   in  conjunction  with  the  17th session  of  the... read more...
Adolescents and Young Adults with Cancer: A System Performance Report
A report by the Canadian Partnership Against Cancer (CPAC) centres on adolescents and young adults with cancer and reveals... read more...
Advancing Collective Priorities: A Canadian Carer Strategy
This report has been developed to showcase the progress made and outline the policies and practice initiatives that support... read more...
Canadian Society of Palliative Care Physicians – Response to “The Making of a Myth: Unreliable Data on Access to Palliative Care in Canada"
In response to the article by Jocelyn Downie that was being circulated last fall (“The Making of a Myth: Unreliable Data... read more...
Canadian Strategy on Palliative and End-of-Life
Canadian Strategy on Palliative and End-of-Life Care Progress Report of the Coordinating Committee December 2002-March 2004... 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...
Consultation on Legislative Options for Assisted Dying
A submission to the Federal Government - External Panel by the Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Association read more...
Dementia in Canada: A National Strategy for Dementia-friendly Communities
The Standing Senate Committee on Social Affairs, Science and Technology published a report on dementia in Canada that outlines... read more...
Empathy, dignity, and respect: Creating cultural safety for Aboriginal people in urban health care
This report highlights some of the barriers to Aboriginal people seeking health care services within mainstream health care... read more...
Facing Death (Frontline documentary)
Facing Death (Frontline documentary) PBS Broadcast "Facing Death" - Available to view on-line This documentary takes a closer... read more...