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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Diseases
ALS
The Comfort of Home for Alzheimer's Disease: A Guide for Caregivers
A practical, comprehensive and easy-to-read guide regarding caring for someone at home with Alzheimer's disease. Includes... read more...
Grief, Loss, and Dementia workbook
This workbook discusses ways for caregivers to understand and manage their feelings of grief and loss, to care for themselves... read more...
Healing Your Grieving Heart When Someone You Care About Has Alzheimer's: 100 Practical Ideas for Families, Friends and Caregivers
This book addresses the challenges faced by families and friends of those living with Alzheimer; it reveals how their feelings... read more...
Late-Stage Dementia: Promoting Comfort, Compassion, and Care [Paperback]
Modern medicine may offer seemingly promising treatments, but eventually, the impact of Alzheimer's disease and other causes... read more...
Living and Dying with Dementia: Dialogues about Palliative Care
Using a narrative approach, this book explores what is known about the experience of dying with dementia and develops a model... read more...
The Long Hello: Memory, My Mother, and Me
A stirring memoir of a daughter caring for a mother with dementia that is sure to become a touchstone for many others. read more...
Moments that Matter: Cases in Ethical Eldercare
Dr Gordon, geriatrician, ethicist, educator, speaker, and author, has written this guide for family members to help support... read more...