General Resources

Advocacy Centre for the Elderly                 http://www.advocacycentreelderly.org

Canadian Virtual Hospice          http://virtualhospice.ca/

Community Legal Education Ontario        http://www.cleo.on.ca/en/publications/power

Dalhousie University Health Law Institute: End of Life Law and Policy in Canada    http://eol.law.dal.ca/

Dying with Dignity Canada           http://www.dyingwithdignity.ca/

Hospice Palliative Care Ontario (HPCO)      http://www.hpco.ca/acp/

National Advance Care Planning (Speak Up)  http://www.advancecareplanning.ca/

Ontario Seniors Secretariat       http://www.seniors.gov.on.ca/en/advancedcare/index.php

Answers to common questions about what to do, and what support is available when a loved one dies in Ontario https://www.ontario.ca/page/what-do-when-someone-dies

The Funeral Advisory and Memorial Society (FAMS) is a compassionate consumer advocate for simple, dignified and inexpensive funerals http://www.fams.ca/

Government of Canada Health Services: End of Life Care http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/health-system-systeme-sante/services/palliative-pallatifs/index-eng.php

LGBTQ2IS

LGBT End of Life Conversations     https://www.sfu.ca/lgbteol.html

Crossing the Rainbow Bridge: A Resource Supporting End-of- Life Planning and Care Needs of LGBTQI2S Older Adults in Ontario (EGALE Cda)    https://egale.ca/crossing-rainbow-bridge/

Still Here, Still Queer: A Handbook for Affirming LGBTQ Older Adults http://www.the519.org/education-training/still-here-still-queer

 

Grief

Andrea Warnick Consulting –  Helping families, professionals, volunteers, and communities support grieving children, youth, and adults. Online webinar Talking to Children and Youth about Medical Assistance in Dying   http://andreawarnick.com/

Dr. Jay Children’s Grief Centre    https://drjaychildrensgriefcentre.ca/

Bereaved Families of Ontario   http://www.bereavedfamilies.net/