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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Children - About
Talking with Young People about Illness and Dying
A 4 page handout by the Dr. Jay Children's Grief Centre that highlights how to support children and teenagers when someone... read more...
Telling Kids About Cancer
A website to support parents. read more...
Tips for Supporting Grieving Children and Teens
Practical information sheets for helping children and teens. read more...
Weathering the Storm: Parenting Grieving Children
What can we do to help our grieving children cope with the stress, hardship and change that comes when we experience a death... read more...
What About My Kids?: A Guide for Parents Living with Breast Cancer
Addresses the broad range of issues and challenges parents with young children may encounter when a parent is diagnosed with... read more...
When a parent dies by suicide...What kids want to know
The Centre of Addiction and Mental Health has developed a brochure which will help prepare you to take the first step of... read more...
When a sibling is not expected to live: supporting children
Free downloadable 3-page information handout for parents. read more...
Winston's Wish: Supporting a Bereaved Child or Young Person
This website (developed in the U. K) provides practical support and guidance to families, professionals and anyone concerned... read more...
Young Carers Project
This website focuses on the needs of the teen and young adult population who act as caregivers for a loved ones. The  Young... read more...