We have a variety of resources available any time you need them.
1. Starting the Conversation
Many people believe there is always time, or they don’t know where or how to start the conversation, It can be overwhelming and confusing. It doesn’t have to be. This booklet, “Starting the conversation” is a simple way to help you get started, to share your wishes.
2. Confronting a Life-limiting Illness
You are now confronting a late-stage disease. Although this is a difficult and perhaps frightening time you are not alone. There are supportive, compassionate, experienced people in your community who care for you. They can ease your pain and support you and your family through this journey.
3. Care for the Caregiver
When you care for a loved one with an advanced illness you are doing a
remarkable thing, but you are also taking on a challenging role. We’re here to
4. Caregiver's Guide
A Caregiver’s Guide is dedicated to those Canadians caring for and about their friends and loved ones on their final journey. We hope this book will provide some extra support and help to them.
8. Teen Grief Handbook
This booklet is designed specifically for teens.
Its purpose is to help you understand and work through your grief. Healing from grief is not easy, and you don’t have to do it alone.
Grande Prairie Palliative Care Society believes in supporting people of all ages by recognizing, understanding and providing tools (or resources) to work through their grief.
11. Let's Talk about Death
Thinking about and planning for your eventual death is something that most of us would rather avoid. However, making some decisions and future arrangements can put your mind at rest that your affairs are in order. Speaking to your family and loved ones in advance about your preferences will also make your passing easier on loved ones.