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.

If you have a favourite palliative care resource that doesn't appear here, suggest a resource below.

Spirituality
Completing the Circle
This website created by First Nations University, Saskatchewan, provides information and resources on culturally sensitive... read more...
Death and Dying: An Islamic Perspective
This presentation from the Spiritual Care Summit 09 outlines Muslim perspectives on dying, death, and life after death. read more...
Dignity in Care
Dignity in Care provides practical ideas and tools to support a culture of compassion and respect throughout the health care... read more...
'Does cancer not care I have plans?': Terminal diagnosis forces author to grab hold of life
Listen to a conversation with author Kate Bowler who was interviewed on "The Current" (CBC radio). Kate is the author of... read more...
Holiday on Hospice: Celebrating Hanukkah at the End-of-Life
This blog entry on Crossroads Hospice website shares tips on how to celebrate Hannukah in a hospice setting. read more...
LivingMyCulture.ca
LivingMyCulture. ca shares the lived experience of sixty-four people from eleven cultures. Stories about traditions, rituals... read more...
Readings, Prayers, and Spiritual Resources for Those Keeping Vigil and Giving Care
Created by Hospice Net, an independent, non-profit organization in the United States dedicate to provide information to patients... read more...
Spiritual Self-Assessment (FICA)
The FICA tool can help you think about your personal spiritual history. read more...
There is Hope
While your illness may be beyond a cure, this brief article addresses the possibility of hope. *This fact sheet was created... read more...