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Lyons Press , 2010. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH FE 250 ADA 2010
Planet Cancer is an honest, down-to-earth guide to living in this new world, from Diagnosis to Post-Treatment. Each chapter is informed by Planet Cancer’s voice—authoritative, funny, friendly, no-nonsense. Experts address issues from all sides around bedrock “What It’s Really Like” essays: deeply p…
Title
Planet Cancer
Subtitle
The frequently bizarre yet always informative experiences and thoughts of your fellow natives
Publisher
Lyons Press
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
Paperback: 272 p.
Topics
Cancer-Coping
Young Adults
Abstract
Planet Cancer is an honest, down-to-earth guide to living in this new world, from Diagnosis to Post-Treatment. Each chapter is informed by Planet Cancer’s voice—authoritative, funny, friendly, no-nonsense. Experts address issues from all sides around bedrock “What It’s Really Like” essays: deeply personal, unflinching, and often hilarious pieces written by people who actually experienced on Planet Cancer things like banking sperm, adopting a child, or undergoing brain radiation. The book, enlivened with quotes and real-life stories from Planet Cancer members, gives the uninitiated a sense of community and removes some of the mystery and fear of the unknown.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH FE 250 ADA 2010
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

Chasing rainbows: Young adults living with cancer

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110130
Taylor, Pat. Vancouver, BC: Chasing Rainbows Productions , 2006. (Video) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH FE 250 TAY 2006
When Sara Taylor was diagnosed with a rare and deadly form of cancer at age 23, she went looking in cancer agency libraries for answers and for resources that would address the particular issues that she faced, as a young adult dealing with a life-threatening illness. Almost everything she found w…
Title
Chasing rainbows: Young adults living with cancer
Author
Taylor, Pat
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Chasing Rainbows Productions
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
1 DVD (43 min.)
Topics
Cancer-Coping
Young Adults
Abstract
When Sara Taylor was diagnosed with a rare and deadly form of cancer at age 23, she went looking in cancer agency libraries for answers and for resources that would address the particular issues that she faced, as a young adult dealing with a life-threatening illness. Almost everything she found was targeted at patients decades older than she, people who were at very different stages in their lives - professionally, socially and emotionally. The result is the documentary film, Chasing Rainbows: Young Adults Living With Cancer – a dynamic, intimate portrait of six young people who are “living life while fighting for it”.
Language
English
Material Type
Video
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH FE 250 TAY 2006
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

Now what ... ? Dealing with your parent's cancer

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112167

http://nowwhat.org.au/

The Australian Organisation for Young People Living with Cancer. Sydney, Australia: CanTeen , 2012. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH FE 600 PAR 2012
You've just been told that one of the most important people in your life has cancer. Now what ...? This book is designed to help young adults understand some of what is going to happen, make sense of it, and give you some directions for the challenge that your parent's cancer diagnosis has thrown a…
Title
Now what ... ? Dealing with your parent's cancer
Corporate Author
The Australian Organisation for Young People Living with Cancer
Place
Sydney, Australia
Publisher
CanTeen
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
Spiral bound softcover: 81 p.
Topics
Young Adults
Cancer-Coping
Cancer. Neoplasms. Oncology
Abstract
You've just been told that one of the most important people in your life has cancer. Now what ...? This book is designed to help young adults understand some of what is going to happen, make sense of it, and give you some directions for the challenge that your parent's cancer diagnosis has thrown at you.
ISBN
9780980463712
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL
http://nowwhat.org.au/
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH FE 600 PAR 2012
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre Redevelopment Available
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When your parent has cancer: A guide for teens

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112974
National Cancer Institute, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. USA: National Institute of Health , 2010. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH FE 600 WHE 2010
When Your Parent Has Cancer: A Guide for Teens, National Institutes of Health Publication 12-5724: If your mom, dad, or an adult close to you has cancer, this book is for you. Here you can read about what has helped other teens get through this tough time. Doctors, nurses, social workers, friends, …
Title
When your parent has cancer: A guide for teens
Corporate Author
National Cancer Institute
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Place
USA
Publisher
National Institute of Health
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
Softcover: 76 p.
Topics
Cancer-Coping
Children Coping with Parent's Cancer
Young Adults
Abstract
When Your Parent Has Cancer: A Guide for Teens, National Institutes of Health Publication 12-5724: If your mom, dad, or an adult close to you has cancer, this book is for you. Here you can read about what has helped other teens get through this tough time. Doctors, nurses, social workers, friends, and family are working hard to help your mom or dad get better. You are a very important part of that team, too. In the weeks and months ahead, you may feel a whole range of emotions. Some days will be good, and things might seem like they used to. Other days may be harder. This book can help prepare you for some of the things you might face. It can also help you learn to handle living with a parent or relative who has cancer. This book includes information about cancer treatments, ways teens can talk to family and friends, how to connect with other teens, and where to find other resources for information and support. It includes a glossary of cancer terms and appendices explaining monitoring tests and member of the cancer team.~
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH FE 600 WHE 2010
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

Maybe later baby: A guide to fertility for young people with cancer. (Reverse: A guide to fertility for young people after cancer.)

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112166

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/Maybe_Later_Baby.pdf

Pinzone, Francesca, Geber, Shea (Designer). Sydney, Australia: CanTeen , [0000]. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH FE 250 PIN [0000]
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
This booklet is a comprehensive and realistic guide for young adults who have undergone or are about to undergo treatment for cancer.
Title
Maybe later baby: A guide to fertility for young people with cancer. (Reverse: A guide to fertility for young people after cancer.)
Author
Pinzone, Francesca
Geber, Shea (Designer)
Corporate Author
The Australian Organisation for Young People Living with Cancer
Place
Sydney, Australia
Publisher
CanTeen
Year Published
[0000]
Physical Description
Spiral bound soft cover: (A guide to fertility for young people with cancer: 89 p.) (Reverse: A guide to fertility for young people after cancer: 69 p.)
Topics
Young Adults
Cancer. Neoplasms. Oncology
Cancer-Coping
Fertility/Infertility
Abstract
This booklet is a comprehensive and realistic guide for young adults who have undergone or are about to undergo treatment for cancer.
ISBN
9780980463750
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/Maybe_Later_Baby.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH FE 250 PIN [0000]
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre Redevelopment Available
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When your brother or sister has cancer: A guide for teens

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112971
National Cancer Institute, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. USA: National Institutes of Health , 2005. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH FE 557 WHE 2005
This booklet is a guide for teens who are dealing with a sibling diagnosed with cancer. It helps the teen deal with their own feelings, learn more about the disease, changes that may occur in their family and ways to help your sibling through their treatment.
Title
When your brother or sister has cancer: A guide for teens
Corporate Author
National Cancer Institute
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Place
USA
Publisher
National Institutes of Health
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
Softcover: 100 p.
Topics
Cancer-Coping
Young Adults
Children with Cancer-Coping for the Siblings
Cancer. Neoplasms. Oncology
Abstract
This booklet is a guide for teens who are dealing with a sibling diagnosed with cancer. It helps the teen deal with their own feelings, learn more about the disease, changes that may occur in their family and ways to help your sibling through their treatment.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH FE 557 WHE 2005
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Missing

Now what ... ? Living with the death of your parent or brother or sister from cancer

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112169

http://nowwhat.org.au/

Don, Pauline, Young, Rob (Designer). Sydney, Australia: CanTeen , 2011. (Book) — 3 copies, 3 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH GV 200 DON 2011
This book is meant to be like a friend accompanying a child or young adult on their journey of grief after losing a sibling or parent to cancer. This book was created with input from lots of young people who have shared similar experiences. And while it can't give you all the answers you may be loo…
Title
Now what ... ? Living with the death of your parent or brother or sister from cancer
Author
Don, Pauline
Young, Rob (Designer)
Corporate Author
The Australian Organisation for Young People Living with Cancer
Place
Sydney, Australia
Publisher
CanTeen
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
Spiral bound soft cover: 66 p.
Topics
Cancer-Coping
Young Adults
Grief. Bereavement
Death and Dying
Abstract
This book is meant to be like a friend accompanying a child or young adult on their journey of grief after losing a sibling or parent to cancer. This book was created with input from lots of young people who have shared similar experiences. And while it can't give you all the answers you may be looking for, it may help you find something that helps you make sense of the space you're now in.
ISBN
9780980463743
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL
http://nowwhat.org.au/
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH GV 200 DON 2011
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
Copy 3 BC Children's and Women's Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre Redevelopment Available
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Now what ... ? A young person's guide to dealing with cancer (Ages 12-15)

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112170

http://nowwhat.org.au/

Don, Pauline, Wood, Catherine, Young, Robert (Designer). Sydney, Australia: CanTeen , 2011. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH FE 250 DON 2011
So you have been diagnosed with cancer. Now what...? This book is designed to help youth aged 12-15 get a handle on some of what is going on and offer some tips and encouragement for dealing with the massive challenges that a cancer diagnosis brings.
Title
Now what ... ? A young person's guide to dealing with cancer (Ages 12-15)
Author
Don, Pauline
Wood, Catherine
Young, Robert (Designer)
Corporate Author
The Australian Organisation for Young People Living with Cancer
Place
Sydney, Australia
Publisher
CanTeen
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
Spiral bound soft cover: 132 p.
Topics
Cancer-Coping
Cancer. Neoplasms. Oncology
Young Adults
Abstract
So you have been diagnosed with cancer. Now what...? This book is designed to help youth aged 12-15 get a handle on some of what is going on and offer some tips and encouragement for dealing with the massive challenges that a cancer diagnosis brings.
ISBN
9780980463774
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL
http://nowwhat.org.au/
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH FE 250 DON 2011
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Missing
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Now what ... ? A young person's guide to dealing with cancer (Ages 16-24)

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112171

http://nowwhat.org.au/

Don, Pauline, Wood, Catherine, Young, Robert (Designer). Sydney, Australia: CanTeen , 2011. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH FE 250 DOO 2011
So you have been diagnosed with cancer. Now what...? This book is designed to help youth aged 16-24 get a handle on some of what is going on and offer some tips and encouragement for dealing with the massive challenges that a cancer diagnosis brings.
Title
Now what ... ? A young person's guide to dealing with cancer (Ages 16-24)
Author
Don, Pauline
Wood, Catherine
Young, Robert (Designer)
Corporate Author
The Australian Organisation for Young People Living with Cancer
Place
Sydney, Australia
Publisher
CanTeen
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
Spiral bound soft cover: 149 p.
Topics
Cancer-Coping
Cancer. Neoplasms. Oncology
Young Adults
Abstract
So you have been diagnosed with cancer. Now what...? This book is designed to help youth aged 16-24 get a handle on some of what is going on and offer some tips and encouragement for dealing with the massive challenges that a cancer diagnosis brings.
ISBN
9780980463767
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL
http://nowwhat.org.au/
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH FE 250 DOO 2011
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre Redevelopment Available
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It's like this: How young people and their parents deal with cancer

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112172
The Australian Organisation for Young People Living with Cancer. Sydney, Australia: CanTeen , 2010. (Video) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH FE 250 ITS 2010
This DVD is produced for parents of young people to give an understanding of the experience of living with cancer as an adolescent and young adult. It explores the whole range of cancer experiences, including that of bereavement, from the perspective of a young person who is either a patient, a sib…
Title
It's like this: How young people and their parents deal with cancer
Corporate Author
The Australian Organisation for Young People Living with Cancer
Place
Sydney, Australia
Publisher
CanTeen
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
DVD: 4 sections: (27:24; 15:43; 26:01; 33:17)
Topics
Cancer. Neoplasms. Oncology
Cancer-Coping
Young Adults
Parent-Young Adult Relationships
Parenting
Abstract
This DVD is produced for parents of young people to give an understanding of the experience of living with cancer as an adolescent and young adult. It explores the whole range of cancer experiences, including that of bereavement, from the perspective of a young person who is either a patient, a sibling or a child of an adult with cancer and their parents who care for them.
There are 4 sections to the DVD:
-Young people who are diagnosed with cancer (27:24)
-Young people whose sibling is diagnosed with cancer (15:43)
-Young people whose parent is diagnosed with cancer (26:01)
-Young people whose parent or sibling has died from cancer (33:17)
Notes
Can be used in conjunction with the Now What? series.
Language
English
Material Type
Video
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH FE 250 ITS 2010
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre Redevelopment Available

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