Useful links and access to resources that you might find helpful in your life journey.
Association quebecoise des soins palliatifs
British Columbia Hospice Palliative Care Association
Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Association
Canadian Virtual Hospice [en]
Canadian Virtual Hospice [fr]
Chalice of Repose Project - Music Thanatology
Directory of Hospice Palliative Care Services in Canada
Government of Northwest Territories - Department of Health and Social Services
Government of Nunavut - Department of Health and Social Services
Government of Yukon - Department of Health and Social Services
Growth House, Inc.
A resource based site with materials on all aspects of hospice and palliative care.
Hospice and Palliative Care Manitoba
Hospice Association of Ontario
Hospice Palliative Care Association of Prince Edward Island
Life and Death Matters
Meets the learning needs of caregivers committed to enhancing end of life care, through educational resources, workshops and more.
Provides useful information in regards to supporting a patient deemed palliative.
Palliative Care Association of Alberta
Quality of Life Matters
Quarterly clinical end-of-life care newsletter customized for hospices to use as a physician educational tool.
Saskatchewan Palliative Care Association Inc.
Society for Integrative Oncology
Temmy Latner Centre for Palliative Care
The Healing Cycle
Fundraising program for Ontario Hospice Palliative Care
The International Association of Hospice and PalliativeCare
The world wide association for Hospice and Palliative Care's website filled with great support and advice.
The Pallium Project
A Place for Mom
North America's largest senior living referral service, having helped over one million families since 2000. Unique in that they have Senior Living Advisors who offer personalized one-on-one guidance to families as they search for the right care for their loved one, at no charge to them. Check out their Caregiver Toolkit.
Canadian Homecare Association
Offers support and education to those coping with the declining health or death of a parent.
Family Caregiver Alliance
A U.S. based online help site for caregivers including support groups, resource guides and disease-specific information.
Simply for Seniors and Those Caring for Seniors
The Careguide Online
On Grief and Grieving
Quality of Life Publishing
Specialists in gentle grief support offering books, booklets, and interactive workshops. Quality of Life Publishing also offers a speakers bureau featuring authors and experts in grief and bereavement.
Robert's Press and the Grief Resource Centre
The Association for Death Education and Counseling
A useful site for those interested in teaching or learning more about death, dying and bereavement.
The Centre for the Grief Journey
Dr. Bill Webster's comprehensive site providing practical support and advice for those individuals who are grieving after a significant loss.
Canadian Association for Pastoral Practice and Education
InterChurch Health Ministries
International Parish Nurse Resource Centre
Ontario Multifaith Council
Rev. Dr. Anne Simmonds
These resources provide opportunities to enrich your mind and soul.
American Music Therapy Association
Arts Health Network
Created to advance understanding of the many ways that arts-based activities contribute to individual and community health.
Canadian Association for Music Therapy
Institute for Music and Neurological Function
Java Music Club
The Java Music Club is a unique, mutual support group program for long term care homes, residential supportive housing and community health organizations that group participants and staff love and: a) is easy to implement by existing staff (no musical skills required); and b) comes with complete programs materials and training for staff.
Laurier Centre for Music Therapy Research
McMaster Institute for Music and the Mind
Prelude Music Therapy
Serves children and adults with special needs by sharing information; creating and publishing music therapy strategies; conducting presentations; and, by offering music therapy resources.
Society for Arts in Healthcare
Songs of Love Foundation
jb music therapy - Calgary
Bang a Beat -Winnipeg
Bang A Beat Music Therapy Centre provides individual and group music therapy sessions, drum circle facilitation and adaptive music lessons in Winnipeg.
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Alberta Therapeutic Recreation Association
ALS Society of Canada
Alzheimer Knowledge Exchange Resource Centre
Alzheimer's Association (USA)
Alzheimer's Society of Canada
Canadian Association of Gerontology
Canadian Cancer Society
Canadian Dementia Knowledge Translation Network CDKTN
Canadian Institute for Health Information
Central East Hospice Palliative Care Network
The Central East Ontario Hospice Palliative Care Network is a voluntary affiliation of hospice palliative care and related organizations, designed to support cooperation and collaboration of hospice palliative care activities across the entire continuum of care.
Centre for Studies in Aging & Health
Murray Alzheimer Research Education Programme MAREP
Ontario Long Term Care Association OLTCA
Ontario Retirement Communities Association ORCA
Ontario Trillium Foundation
The Ontario Trillium Foundation, one of Canada?s leading grantmaking foundations, is an agency of the Government of Ontario.
Pediatric Oncology Group of Ontario (POGO)
Raffi's Child Honouring Organization
The Breast Cancer Site
The Canadian Health Network
Is sponsored by Health Canada with partnerships of many Canadian health care organizations.
The Central Dementia Network, Toronto
The Heart and Stroke Foundation
The Parkinson Society Canada
University Health Network
Venturing Out Beyond Our Cancer VOBOC
Manitoba Long Term Care Association
BC Care Providers Association
Canadian Alliance for Long Term Care
Alberta Continuing Care Association
Ontario Long Term Care Association
New Brunswick Association of Nursing Homes
Health Association Nova Scotia
Ontario Association of Non-Profit Homes and Services for Seniors (OANHSS)