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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Grief and bereavement
How to Survive the Holidays While You Are Grieving
Fran King is a seasoned educator and was a high school counsellor for over 30 years. A popular speaker on grief and loss... read more...
Indigenous Voices
First Nations, Inuit and Métis share stories about living with serious illness and grief in over 170 short video clips. Indigenous... read more...
Journey of Hearts
Journey of Hearts (tm) offers information to help those in the grief process following a loss or a significant life change. " read more...
LivingMyCulture.ca
LivingMyCulture. ca shares the lived experience of sixty-four people from eleven cultures. Stories about traditions, rituals... read more...
Manual for Grief Support Groups for People with Intellectual Disabilities
This manual outlines the basic principles and guidelines for a 7-week grief support group, based on L'Arche's experience. read more...
Marie Curie: Care and Support Through Terminal Illness
This website offers helpful information and guidance to patients and families living with terminal illness. This website... read more...
My Grief Support Group Journal
This Journal is one of three documents of a Grief Support Group package prepared by Jane Powell, a member of L’Arche Toronto. read more...
MyGrief.ca
MyGrief. ca is an online resource to help people work through their grief from the comfort of their own home, at their own... read more...
National Widowers Organization
This American based website focuses on the needs on men who have lost a close loved one. The National Widowers Organization... read more...
No One Told Me About Vacations (after death of child)
Articles on the Compassionate Friends website come from people with first-hand experiences of facing grief.   This article... read more...