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
Palliative Care - Fact Sheet
This fact sheet supports the World Health Organization's goal to improve access to palliative care as a core component of... read more...
Palliative Care and Human Rights for Older Persons (Public Health Fact Sheet)
This fact sheet examines the growing need for older persons’ palliative care, the distinct and specific palliative care and... read more...
Palliative Care for Older People: Better Practices
This publication is the third of a series published by WHO that aims to raise awareness of the need for better palliative... read more...
Pregnancy and Infant Loss Summit Recommendations
This executive summary represents a condensed version of the recommendations put forward by the speakers at the 2016 Pregnancy... read more...
The Public Health Approach to Palliative Care: Principles, Models, and International Perspectives
A White Paper commissioned by the BC Centre for Palliative Care to provide an evidence base for the effectiveness of the... read more...
Quality End-of-Life Care: The Right of Every Canadian
This committee report reviewed the progress made to-date in implementing the unanimous recommendations regarding palliative... read more...
Raising the Bar: A Roadmap for the Future of Palliative Care in Canada
This report examines the current state of palliative care in Canada, why palliative care is important, what progress we have... 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...
A Resource Guide for Community Development of Palliative and End-of-Life Care within Alberta
Communities across Alberta are seeking information about developing local Palliative and End-of-Life Care (PEOLC) community... read more...