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Metro Vancouver family and friend caregivers information and resource handbook 2013/14 : for seniors and boomers who are caring (unpaid) for older family members and friends.

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog21328

http://www.uwlm.ca/resources/caregivers-information-and-resources-handbook/

Willett, Katherine. Burnaby, BC: United Way of the Lower Mainland , 2013. (Book, Online) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WT22 DC2.1 B8 M594 2013
Title
Metro Vancouver family and friend caregivers information and resource handbook 2013/14 : for seniors and boomers who are caring (unpaid) for older family members and friends.
Alternate Title
Seniors caregiver handbook
Author
Willett, Katherine
Corporate Author
United Way of the Lower Mainland
Place
Burnaby, BC
Publisher
United Way of the Lower Mainland
Year Published
2013
Physical Description
98 p. ; 27 cm.
Subjects
Caregivers
Community Health Services
Health Services for the Aged
Information Services
Social Support
British Columbia
Directory
Resource Guides
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
URL
http://www.uwlm.ca/resources/caregivers-information-and-resources-handbook/
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WT22 DC2.1 B8 M594 2013
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency VC Cancer Info Ctr Available

http://www.cancer.ca/en/support-and-services/resources/publications/?region=bc

Canadian Cancer Society. Toronto, ON: Canadian Cancer Society , 2010. (Booklet, Handout, Online) — 8 copies, 8 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
Call Number
QZ266 C216 2010
Title
Living with advanced cancer
Corporate Author
Canadian Cancer Society
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Canadian Cancer Society
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
96 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms - complications
Palliative Care
Attitude to Death
Social Support
Caregivers
Family Relations
Pain
Advance Care Planning
Adaptation, Psychological
Life Change Events
Terminal Care
Neoplasm Metastasis
Popular Works
Language
English
Material Type
Booklet
Handout
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
URL
http://www.cancer.ca/en/support-and-services/resources/publications/?region=bc
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
QZ266 C216 2010
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency VC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.3 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.3 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency VIC Library Available

Supporting individuals with intellectual disabilities and mental illness

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113793

http://opentextbc.ca/caregivers/

Melrose, Sherri, Dusome, Debra, Simpson, John, Crocker, Cheryl, Athens, Elizabeth. Vancouver, BC: BCcampus , 2015. (Online)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
This multidisciplinary resource develops topics of interest to all those who care about and for individuals with co-occurring intellectual disabilities and mental illness. Each chapter presents current evidence informed practice knowledge. Each topic is also presented with audio enabled text boxes …
Title
Supporting individuals with intellectual disabilities and mental illness
Author
Melrose, Sherri
Dusome, Debra
Simpson, John
Crocker, Cheryl
Athens, Elizabeth
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BCcampus
Year Published
2015
Topics
Disabilities
Caregivers
Mental Disorders
Abstract
This multidisciplinary resource develops topics of interest to all those who care about and for individuals with co-occurring intellectual disabilities and mental illness. Each chapter presents current evidence informed practice knowledge. Each topic is also presented with audio enabled text boxes emphasizing ?Key Points for Caregivers.? For those who are interested in background knowledge, we provided the comprehensive literature base. And, for those interested mainly in ?what to do,? we provided text box summaries for reading and listening.
Language
English
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://opentextbc.ca/caregivers/
Audience
Professional

Seniors with complex medical conditions engagement tip sheet

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog121757

https://www2.gov.bc.ca/assets/gov/health/about-bc-s-health-care-system/heath-care-partners/patients-as-partners/seniors-tip-sheet.pdf

British Columbia Ministry of Health Patients as Partners Initiative. Victoria, BC: Province of British Columbia, Ministry of Health , 2019. (Online)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
Title
Seniors with complex medical conditions engagement tip sheet
Corporate Author
British Columbia Ministry of Health Patients as Partners Initiative
Place
Victoria, BC
Publisher
Province of British Columbia, Ministry of Health
Year Published
2019
Subjects
Health Services for the Aged
Multiple Chronic Conditions
Patient Participation - methods
Decision Making
Caregivers
Professional - Patient Relations
Professional - Family Relations
Notes
May 2019
Language
English
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
https://www2.gov.bc.ca/assets/gov/health/about-bc-s-health-care-system/heath-care-partners/patients-as-partners/seniors-tip-sheet.pdf
Audience
Professional

Jon's tricky journey : a story for Inuit children with cancer and their families

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog119974
McCarthy, Patricia. Iqaluit, NU: Inhabit Media , 2017. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
QZ201 C5 M478 2017
"Jon loves his life in the North. But when he feels a pain that won't go away, he must go to a children's hospital in the south to find out what is wrong. A doctor there tells Jon he has cancer and will have to stay at the hospital for a while. Suddenly Jon's life is upside down! But with a handful…
Title
Jon's tricky journey : a story for Inuit children with cancer and their families
Alternate Title
Jaan aullaqsimanirijanga : unikkaaq inungnut nutaqqanut aanniaqaqtunut ilanginnullu
Author
McCarthy, Patricia
Place
Iqaluit, NU
Publisher
Inhabit Media
Year Published
2017
Physical Description
69 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms - psychology
Child, Hospitalized
Emotional Adjustment
Caregivers
Children
Parent-Child Relations
Inuits
Canada
Pictorial Works
Juvenile Literature
Popular Works
Abstract
"Jon loves his life in the North. But when he feels a pain that won't go away, he must go to a children's hospital in the south to find out what is wrong. A doctor there tells Jon he has cancer and will have to stay at the hospital for a while. Suddenly Jon's life is upside down! But with a handful of tricks from the doctors and nurses, and new friends, Jon discovers ways to cope with some of the tricky parts of having cancer. Accompanied by a resource guide for parents and caregivers, including hospital and support information, Jon's Tricky Journey opens a conversation between Inuit children facing a cancer diagnosis and their families to help make a difficult and confusing time more manageable." - Cover
Notes
Includes resource guide for family caregivers - Subtitle
ISBN
9781772271454
Language
English
Inuktitut
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ201 C5 M478 2017
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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Building blocks of hope : strategies for patients and caregivers living with MDS

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog120407

https://www.mds-foundation.org/international-handbooks/

Kurtin, Sandra, Murray, Cindy, Crisp, Nicole, Harrison, Lea. [Yardville, NJ]: Myelodysplastic Syndromes Foundation, Inc. , [2010]. Canadian edition. (Looseleaf, Online) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WH380 K96 2010
URL Notes
View translated editions (includes French and Chinese)
Title
Building blocks of hope : strategies for patients and caregivers living with MDS
Alternate Title
Strategies for patients and caregivers living with Myelodysplastic Syndromes
Author
Kurtin, Sandra
Murray, Cindy
Crisp, Nicole
Harrison, Lea
Edition
Canadian edition
Place
[Yardville, NJ]
Publisher
Myelodysplastic Syndromes Foundation, Inc.
Year Published
[2010]
Physical Description
6 volumes : ill. ; 29 cm.
Subjects
Myelodysplastic Syndromes
Leukemia, Myeloid, Acute
Hematologic Diseases
Bone Marrow Diseases
Caregivers
Notes
Canadian adaption - Title page
Language
English
Material Type
Looseleaf
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
URL
https://www.mds-foundation.org/international-handbooks/
URL Notes
View translated editions (includes French and Chinese)
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WH380 K96 2010
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available

How to help someone with cancer : 70 ways to help cancer patients and their families during cancer treatment

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog121083
Benish, Shannon. [Dodge City, KS]: Shannon Benish , 2016. (Book) — 6 copies, 6 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ201 B467 2016
Title
How to help someone with cancer : 70 ways to help cancer patients and their families during cancer treatment
Alternate Title
How to help someone with cancer : seventy ways to help cancer patients and their families during cancer treatment
Author
Benish, Shannon
Place
[Dodge City, KS]
Publisher
Shannon Benish
Year Published
2016
Physical Description
114 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms - psychology
Interpersonal Relations
Friends
Social Support
Caregivers
Helping Behavior
Popular Works
ISBN
9780998422800
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ201 B467 2016
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CN Cancer Info Ctr Available
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36-hour day : a family guide to caring for people with Alzheimer disease, other dementias, and memory loss in later life : Thirty-six hour day

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog21356
Mace, Nancy L., Rabins, Peter V.;. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press , 2011. 5th ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Call Number
WM220 M141 2011
Title
36-hour day : a family guide to caring for people with Alzheimer disease, other dementias, and memory loss in later life : Thirty-six hour day
Author
Mace, Nancy L.
Rabins, Peter V.;
Edition
5th ed.
Place
Baltimore
Publisher
Johns Hopkins University Press
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
353 p.
Series
Johns Hopkins Press health book
Subjects
Dementia - therapy
Alzheimer Disease
Home Nursing
Caregivers
Consumer Information Collection
ISBN
9781421402802
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WM220 M141 2011
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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