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
NewAccess to Palliative Care in Canada
This is the first time Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI) is releasing a comprehensive report on access to... read more...
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...
NewBill C-277: Framework on Palliative Care in Canada Act
This enactment provides for the development of a framework designed to support improved access for Canadians to palliative... 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...
NewCannabis in Canada
About cannabis, process of legalization, health effects, addiction, medical use, applying for industry licenses, consumer... 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...