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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Hospice and palliative care
Early Palliative Care - Improving Quality of Life
4 minute video clip explains the value of palliative care within cancer care.  In Canada there is not a difference between... read more...
Early Palliative Care for Patients with Metastatic Non–Small-Cell Lung Cancer
Study released August 19, 2010 in the New England Journal of Medicine found that palliative care not only improved quality... read more...
eHospice
A free app and website that brings you international news, intelligence, commentary, and analysis on hospice palliative and... read more...
Faces of Caring
Faces of Caring is a community to share deeply human stories, advice, and resources for facing serious illness. It harnesses... read more...
Global Atlas of Palliative Care at the End of Life
There is increased awareness of the need for palliative care for chronic diseases. However, there remains a huge unmet need... read more...
A Good Death
The online series A Good Death explores what makes a good end-of-life journey, how attitudes and practices are evolving,... read more...
Hospice Palliative Home Care in Canada: A Progress Report
This report is a snapshot of hospice palliative home care services available to Canadians in 2008. read more...
How to Die Well
Published in The Huffington Post read more...
I Don’t Want Jenny To Think I’m Abandoning Her: Views On Overtreatment
A palliative care physician helps a cancer patient cope with her coming death, while her oncologist struggles to give up... read more...