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Caring for the caregiver : support for cancer caregivers

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog18369

http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/caring-for-the-caregiver

http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/caring-for-the-caregiver.pdf

National Cancer Institute. Bethesda, MD: National Cancer Institute , 2007. (Booklet, Handout, Online) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
Call Number
QZ200 N278c 2007
Title
Caring for the caregiver : support for cancer caregivers
Corporate Author
National Cancer Institute
Place
Bethesda, MD
Publisher
National Cancer Institute
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
15 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms - psychology
Neoplasms
Caregivers - psychology
Adaptation, Psychological
Social Support
Popular Works
Language
English
Material Type
Booklet
Handout
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
URL
http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/caring-for-the-caregiver
http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/caring-for-the-caregiver.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ200 N278c 2007
c.1 BC Cancer Agency KEL Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available

Multiple myeloma : disease overview

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog21262

http://www.themmrf.org/living-with-multiple-myeloma/additional-resources/

http://www.themmrf.org/assets/living-with-multiple-myeloma/brochure/mmrf_disease_overview.pdf

Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation. Norwalk, CT: Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation , 2012. (Booklet, Handout, Online) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Internet
Call Number
WH540 M9611 2012
Title
Multiple myeloma : disease overview
Corporate Author
Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation
Place
Norwalk, CT
Publisher
Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
28 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Multiple Myeloma
Popular Works
Language
English
Material Type
Booklet
Handout
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Internet
URL
http://www.themmrf.org/living-with-multiple-myeloma/additional-resources/
http://www.themmrf.org/assets/living-with-multiple-myeloma/brochure/mmrf_disease_overview.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WH540 M9611 2012
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Missing

Multiple myeloma : treatment overview

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog21263

http://www.themmrf.org/living-with-multiple-myeloma/patients-starting-treatment/treatment-options/

http://www.themmrf.org/assets/living-with-multiple-myeloma/brochure/treatment-brochure.pdf

Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation. Norwalk, CT: Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation , 2012. (Booklet, Handout, Online) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Internet
Call Number
WH540 M9612 2012
Title
Multiple myeloma : treatment overview
Corporate Author
Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation
Place
Norwalk, CT
Publisher
Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
44 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Multiple Myeloma - therapy
Popular Works
Language
English
Material Type
Booklet
Handout
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Internet
URL
http://www.themmrf.org/living-with-multiple-myeloma/patients-starting-treatment/treatment-options/
http://www.themmrf.org/assets/living-with-multiple-myeloma/brochure/treatment-brochure.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WH540 M9612 2012
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCW918_EndometriosisAnOverview_2012.pdf

BC Women's Centre for Pelvic Pain & Endometriosis. Vancouver, BC: BC Women's Hospital + Health Centre , 2012. (Pamphlet, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCW918
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
Title
Endometriosis: An overview
Corporate Author
BC Women's Centre for Pelvic Pain & Endometriosis
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Women's Hospital + Health Centre
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
PDF file, 5 p.
Topics
Endometriosis
Notes
BCW918
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCW918_EndometriosisAnOverview_2012.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCW918

Traumatic brain injury survival guide

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog104443

http://www.tbiguide.com/

Johnson, Glen. Traverse City, MI: Neuro-Recovery Head Injury Program , 2010. (Online) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Written by a clinical neuropsychologist, this book is written for people with head injuries and their families, in easy to understand language. It covers common indicators of a head injury; how the brain is hurt; understanding how the brain works; coping with common problems; dealing with doctors a…
Title
Traumatic brain injury survival guide
Author
Johnson, Glen
Place
Traverse City, MI
Publisher
Neuro-Recovery Head Injury Program
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
Download (MS Word) or HTML
Topics
Head Injury. Traumatic Brain Injury
Head Injury-Rehabilitation
Head Injury-Coping
Abstract
Written by a clinical neuropsychologist, this book is written for people with head injuries and their families, in easy to understand language. It covers common indicators of a head injury; how the brain is hurt; understanding how the brain works; coping with common problems; dealing with doctors and other professionals; hospitalization and what family members can do; seizures; emotional stages of recovery; returning to school and recovery.
Language
English
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL
http://www.tbiguide.com/
Audience
Patient or Public
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre Available

Fact Sheet: Resources to Help Children Understand Limb Loss

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110613

http://www.amputee-coalition.org/fact_sheets/help_child_understand.html

Amputee Coalition of America. Knoxville, TN: Amputee Coalition of America , 2005. (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL Notes
Click on link above to view
An online resource for children and adolescents with limb difference. Includes a youth information section with fact sheets and links to other resources.
Title
Fact Sheet: Resources to Help Children Understand Limb Loss
Corporate Author
Amputee Coalition of America
Place
Knoxville, TN
Publisher
Amputee Coalition of America
Year Published
2005
Topics
Amputation. Limb Prosthesis
Young Adults
Abstract
An online resource for children and adolescents with limb difference. Includes a youth information section with fact sheets and links to other resources.
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.amputee-coalition.org/fact_sheets/help_child_understand.html
URL Notes
Click on link above to view
Audience
Patient or Public

Caregivers' guide for bone marrow / stem cell transplant : practical perspectives

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog19696

http://www.nbmtlink.org/documents/cg2.pdf

National Bone Marrow Transplant Link. Southfield, MI: National Bone Marrow Transplant Link (nbmtLink) , 2007. revised ed. (Book, Online) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Internet
Call Number
WH380 C271 2007
Title
Caregivers' guide for bone marrow / stem cell transplant : practical perspectives
Corporate Author
National Bone Marrow Transplant Link
Editor
Jacobs, Myra
Edition
revised ed.
Place
Southfield, MI
Publisher
National Bone Marrow Transplant Link (nbmtLink)
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
59 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Subjects
Bone Marrow Transplantation
Stem Cell Transplantation
Caregivers
Popular Works
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Internet
URL
http://www.nbmtlink.org/documents/cg2.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
WH380 C271 2007
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available

Tube feeding at home: A guide for families and caregivers

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog109430

http://www.bcchildrens.ca/NR/rdonlyres/1DB85017-0A55-4C47-83C2-CC7436C2EFE1/11237/49718TubeFeedingAtHome.pdf

Yearwood, Linda. Vancouver, BC: Children's & Women's Health Centre of British Columbia , 2003. (Book, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL Notes
Click on the link above above to view
Manual designed to provide practical information needed for teaching parents or care givers how to manage home tube feeding. Discusses nutritional guidelines, administration, care of tube site, trouble shooting, and monitoring. Includes gastrostomy (G-tubes) and jejunostomy tubes (J-tubes).
Title
Tube feeding at home: A guide for families and caregivers
Author
Yearwood, Linda
Corporate Author
Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Children's & Women's Health Centre of British Columbia
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
PDF file: 1 MB
Topics
Tube Feeding
Enteral and Parenteral Feeding. Hyperalimentation
Abstract
Manual designed to provide practical information needed for teaching parents or care givers how to manage home tube feeding. Discusses nutritional guidelines, administration, care of tube site, trouble shooting, and monitoring. Includes gastrostomy (G-tubes) and jejunostomy tubes (J-tubes).
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.bcchildrens.ca/NR/rdonlyres/1DB85017-0A55-4C47-83C2-CC7436C2EFE1/11237/49718TubeFeedingAtHome.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above above to view
Audience
Patient or Public

http://www.fndc.ca/

Family Network for Deaf Children (FNDC). Burnaby, BC: Family network for deaf children (FNDC) , 2016. (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
This page has a list of links to a variety of services in the community for Deaf and Hard of Hearing children and adults.
Title
Family network for deaf children
Corporate Author
Family Network for Deaf Children (FNDC)
Place
Burnaby, BC
Publisher
Family network for deaf children (FNDC)
Year Published
2016
Topics
Hearing. Hard of Hearing
Hearing. Hard of Hearing-Children
Deafness
Deafness-Children
Youth Health
Directories. Resource Guides
Abstract
This page has a list of links to a variety of services in the community for Deaf and Hard of Hearing children and adults.
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.fndc.ca/
Audience
Patient or Public

Sun safe play, everyday : helping young children understand the importance of sun protection

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog18258

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zc2wE5dVx3Y

Canadian Dermatology Association. Ottawa, ON: Canadian Dermatology Association , 1999. (Video, DVD, Online) — 4 copies, 4 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library AV Room
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
Call Number
WR500 S954 1999
Includes a one page printed information titled "Helpul tips for parents : sun safe play, everyday!" and "Tips for daycares: teaching pre-schoolers sun safe play, everyday!"
Title
Sun safe play, everyday : helping young children understand the importance of sun protection
Corporate Author
Canadian Dermatology Association
Place
Ottawa, ON
Publisher
Canadian Dermatology Association
Year Published
1999
Physical Description
colour ; 4 minutes + insert
Subjects
Sunlight - adverse effects
Skin Neoplasms - prevention & control
Infant
Child
Popular Works
Abstract
Includes a one page printed information titled "Helpul tips for parents : sun safe play, everyday!" and "Tips for daycares: teaching pre-schoolers sun safe play, everyday!"
Language
English
Material Type
Video
DVD
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library AV Room
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
URL
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zc2wE5dVx3Y
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
WR500 S954 1999
c.1 BC Cancer Agency SUR Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library AV Room Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library AV Room Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available

When someone you love is being treated for cancer: Support for caregivers

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112973

https://www.cancer.gov/publications/patient-education/when-someone-you-love-is-treated.pdf

National Cancer Institute. Bethesda, MD: National Institute of Health , 2010. (Pamphlet, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL Notes
Click on the above link to view/print in PDF ePub or Kindle format.
The purpose of this book is to focus on you and your needs. ; We've heard from many caregivers about things they wish they had known early on. We have collected their tips in this booklet. Some of the tips seem simple, but they may not always be easy to do.
Title
When someone you love is being treated for cancer: Support for caregivers
Corporate Author
National Cancer Institute
Place
Bethesda, MD
Publisher
National Institute of Health
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
PDF; 44 p.
Topics
Cancer-Caregiving
Cancer-Coping
Cancer. Neoplasms. Oncology
Abstract
The purpose of this book is to focus on you and your needs.
We've heard from many caregivers about things they wish they had known early on. We have collected their tips in this booklet. Some of the tips seem simple, but they may not always be easy to do.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL
https://www.cancer.gov/publications/patient-education/when-someone-you-love-is-treated.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the above link to view/print in PDF ePub or Kindle format.
Audience
Patient or Public

Mighty Moe: An anxiety workbook for children

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111402

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

Woloshyn, Lacey, Chamberlain, Andrea (ill.). Vancouver, BC: Lacey Woloshyn , 2009. (Book, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL Notes
Click on the above link to view
This eBook is an anxiety workbook for children age 5-11. Best Practice Guidelines for managing anxiety in this workbook have been adapted to be fun, engaging, and child friendly.
Title
Mighty Moe: An anxiety workbook for children
Author
Woloshyn, Lacey
Chamberlain, Andrea (ill.)
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Lacey Woloshyn
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
1 PDF file: (eBook) 79 p.
URL: http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/MightyMoe.pdf
Topics
Anxiety. Anxiety Disorders
Children-Mental Health
Children-Self Help
Children's Anxiety
Children's Anger
Children's Emotions
Anxiety
Abstract
This eBook is an anxiety workbook for children age 5-11. Best Practice Guidelines for managing anxiety in this workbook have been adapted to be fun, engaging, and child friendly.
Notes
The material in this manual is not intended to replace the advice of professional mental health experts.
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/MightyMoe.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the above link to view
Audience
Patient or Public

Services for children with hearing loss

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111688

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1595_HearingLossService.pdf

Vancouver, BC: Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children , 2017. (Pamphlet, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCCH1595
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
Includes information about the Hearing Loss Team (HLT) at Sunny Hill - who they are, what services they provide, how to set up an assessment with the team, and how to prepare for an assessment.
Title
Services for children with hearing loss
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children
Year Published
2017
Physical Description
PDF, 2 p.
Topics
Hearing. Hard of Hearing-Children
Hearing. Hard of Hearing
Hospitals Services
Abstract
Includes information about the Hearing Loss Team (HLT) at Sunny Hill - who they are, what services they provide, how to set up an assessment with the team, and how to prepare for an assessment.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1595_HearingLossService.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCCH1595

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. (Book, 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
Book
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

Nasogastric tube feeding at home: A guide for families and caregivers

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog109432

http://www.bcchildrens.ca/NR/rdonlyres/1DB85017-0A55-4C47-83C2-CC7436C2EFE1/11236/49718NasogastricTubeFeeding.pdf

Yearwood, Linda. Vancouver, BC: Children's & Women's Health Centre of British Columbia , 2003. (Book, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view
Manual designed to provide practical information needed for teaching parents or care givers how to manage home tube feeding with a nasogastric tube (NG tube). Discusses nutritional guidelines, administration, care of tube site, trouble shooting, and monitoring.
Title
Nasogastric tube feeding at home: A guide for families and caregivers
Author
Yearwood, Linda
Corporate Author
Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Children's & Women's Health Centre of British Columbia
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
PDF File: 991k
Topics
Enteral and Parenteral Feeding. Hyperalimentation
Tube Feeding
Abstract
Manual designed to provide practical information needed for teaching parents or care givers how to manage home tube feeding with a nasogastric tube (NG tube). Discusses nutritional guidelines, administration, care of tube site, trouble shooting, and monitoring.
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.bcchildrens.ca/NR/rdonlyres/1DB85017-0A55-4C47-83C2-CC7436C2EFE1/11236/49718NasogastricTubeFeeding.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view
Audience
Patient or Public

Recognizing resilience: A workbook for parents and caregivers of teens using substances

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112241

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/RecognizingResilienceWorkbook2012.pdf

McCune, Stephanie. Vancouver, BC: Vancouver Island Health Authority , 2012. (Book, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
This is a workbook for parents and caregivers who love and worry about a teenager who may be experimenting with or regularly engaged in relationship with alcohol or other drugs. It offers both concrete tips and strategies, as well as reflective exercises.
Title
Recognizing resilience: A workbook for parents and caregivers of teens using substances
Author
McCune, Stephanie
Corporate Author
Discovery Youth & Family Services
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Vancouver Island Health Authority
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
PDF file: 111 p.
Topics
Addictive Behaviour
Street Drugs. Recreational Drugs
Young Adults
Abstract
This is a workbook for parents and caregivers who love and worry about a teenager who may be experimenting with or regularly engaged in relationship with alcohol or other drugs. It offers both concrete tips and strategies, as well as reflective exercises.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/RecognizingResilienceWorkbook2012.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
Audience
Patient or Public

Living with cancer : a guide for people with cancer and their caregivers

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog15238

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

Canadian Cancer Society. Toronto, ON: Canadian Cancer Society , 2012. (Handout, Booklet, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
Title
Living with cancer : a guide for people with cancer and their caregivers
Corporate Author
Canadian Cancer Society
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Canadian Cancer Society
Year Published
2012
Subjects
Family
Counseling
Neoplasms - psychology
Popular Works
Language
English
Material Type
Handout
Booklet
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
http://www.cancer.ca/en/support-and-services/resources/publications/?region=bc
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended

Bone metastases : helping you to help yourself : a guide for patients diagnosed with bone metastases

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog17856

http://sunnybrook.ca/content/?page=occ-bone-pated

http://sunnybrook.ca/uploads/Bone_Mets_Patient_Booklet.pdf

Toronto, ON: Odette Cancer Centre, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre , 2008. (Book, Online) — 4 copies, 4 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
Call Number
WE258 B712g 2008
Title
Bone metastases : helping you to help yourself : a guide for patients diagnosed with bone metastases
Editor
Goh, Philiz
Fitch, Margaret
Chow, Edward
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Odette Cancer Centre, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
103 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Subjects
Bone Neoplasms - secondary
Bone Neoplasms - radiotherapy
Neoplasms - complications
Neoplasm Metastasis
Palliative Care
Fatigue
Pain
Spinal Fractures - therapy
Popular Works
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
URL
http://sunnybrook.ca/content/?page=occ-bone-pated
http://sunnybrook.ca/uploads/Bone_Mets_Patient_Booklet.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WE258 B712g 2008
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available

When children die : improving palliative and end-of-life care for children and their families

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog16633

http://books.nap.edu/openbook/0309084377/html/index.html

Institute of Medicine (U.S.). Committee on Palliative and End-of-Life Care for Children and Their Families. Washington, D.C.: Institute of Medicine, National Academies Press , 2003. (Book, Online) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
VIC Pain & Symptom Management/Palliative Care
Internet
Call Number
WS200 W567 2003
Title
When children die : improving palliative and end-of-life care for children and their families
Corporate Author
Institute of Medicine (U.S.). Committee on Palliative and End-of-Life Care for Children and Their Families
Editor
Field, Marilyn Jane
Behrman, Richard E
Place
Washington, D.C.
Publisher
Institute of Medicine, National Academies Press
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
xx, 690 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Subjects
Terminal Care
Child
Health Policy
Patient Participation
Professional-Family Relations
Terminal Care - economics
Terminal Care - legislation & jurisprudence
United States
ISBN
9780309084376
0309084377
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
VIC Pain & Symptom Management/Palliative Care
Internet
URL
http://books.nap.edu/openbook/0309084377/html/index.html
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WS200 W567 2003
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available
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Beginning power mobility: For young children with cerebral palsy

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110503

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1467_BeginningPowerMobility.pdf

Sunny Hill Health Centre. Vancouver, BC: Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children , 2017. (Pamphlet, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCCH1467
URL Notes
Click on one of the above links to view/print the pamphlet.
This handout is written for parents of young children in levels 4 and 5. The pamphlet includes Information about power mobility for children with special needs.
Title
Beginning power mobility: For young children with cerebral palsy
Corporate Author
Sunny Hill Health Centre
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children
Year Published
2017
Physical Description
PDF file, 4 p.
Topics
Physical Disability. Physically Challenged
Wheelchairs
Cerebral Palsy
Abstract
This handout is written for parents of young children in levels 4 and 5. The pamphlet includes Information about power mobility for children with special needs.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1467_BeginningPowerMobility.pdf
URL Notes
Click on one of the above links to view/print the pamphlet.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCCH1467

Transportation for infants, children and youth with special needs

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113895

http://www.bcchildrens.ca/health-info/healthy-living/child-safety/transportation-for-children-with-special-needs

Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children. Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital , 2019. (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Helping British Columbia professionals understand their role, advise parents and access Canadian resources and links.
Title
Transportation for infants, children and youth with special needs
Subtitle
Questions & Answers, Resources & Links
Corporate Author
Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital
Year Published
2019
Topics
Transportation Safety
Abstract
Helping British Columbia professionals understand their role, advise parents and access Canadian resources and links.
Language
English
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL
http://www.bcchildrens.ca/health-info/healthy-living/child-safety/transportation-for-children-with-special-needs
Audience
Patient or Public

Services for children with feeding and nutrition needs

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog107500

http://www.bcchildrens.ca/Sunny-Hill-Health-Centre-Site/Documents/BCCH1596_FeedingandNutritionNeeds.pdf

Vancouver, BC: Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children , 2016. (Pamphlet, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCCH1596
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print
Services provided by the feeding team at Sunny Hill including: feeding assessments, oral motor assessments, nutritional, medical & nursing evaluations, feeding study, tube feeding.
Title
Services for children with feeding and nutrition needs
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children
Year Published
2016
Physical Description
PDF, 2 p.
Topics
Feeding and Nutrition
Hospitals Services
Abstract
Services provided by the feeding team at Sunny Hill including: feeding assessments, oral motor assessments, nutritional, medical & nursing evaluations, feeding study, tube feeding.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.bcchildrens.ca/Sunny-Hill-Health-Centre-Site/Documents/BCCH1596_FeedingandNutritionNeeds.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCCH1596

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 VAN Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency VAN Cancer Info Ctr Available

United Way of the Lower Mainland's family and friend caregivers information and resource handbook 2016 : for seniors and boomers who are caring for older family members and friends

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113843

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

http://www.uwlm.ca/wp-content/uploads/2015/06/Caregivers-Guide-2016-web.pdf

Willett, Katherine. Burnaby, BC: United Way of the Lower Mainland , 2016. 2nd ed. (Book, Online) — 3 copies, 3 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
Vancouver Library REF
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WT22 DC2.1 B8 U58 2016
Title
United Way of the Lower Mainland's family and friend caregivers information and resource handbook 2016 : for seniors and boomers who are caring for older family members and friends
Alternate Title
Metro Vancouver family and friend
caregivers information and resource handbook
Author
Willett, Katherine
Corporate Author
United Way of the Lower Mainland
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Burnaby, BC
Publisher
United Way of the Lower Mainland
Year Published
2016
Physical Description
120 p. ; 27cm.
Subjects
Caregivers
Community Health Services
Health Services for the Aged
Information Services
Social Support
British Columbia
Directory
Resource Guides
Notes
The first edition was entitled: Metro Vancouver family and friend caregivers information and resource handbook
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
Vancouver Library REF
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
URL
http://www.uwlm.ca/resources/caregivers-information-and-resources-handbook/
http://www.uwlm.ca/wp-content/uploads/2015/06/Caregivers-Guide-2016-web.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WT22 DC2.1 B8 U58 2016
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library REF Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Missing
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available

Resource guide for bone marrow / stem cell transplant : friends helping friends

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog14290

http://www.nbmtlink.org/documents/rg.pdf

Slotkin, Carole, Jacobs, Myra. Southfield, MI: National Bone Marrow Transplant Link (nbmtLink) , 2001. rev. ed. (Booklet, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
Call Number
WH380 S634r 2001
URL Notes
URL goes to 2006 edition
Title
Resource guide for bone marrow / stem cell transplant : friends helping friends
Author
Slotkin, Carole
Jacobs, Myra
Edition
rev. ed.
Place
Southfield, MI
Publisher
National Bone Marrow Transplant Link (nbmtLink)
Year Published
2001
Subjects
Bone Marrow Transplantation
Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation
Popular Works
Language
English
Material Type
Booklet
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
http://www.nbmtlink.org/documents/rg.pdf
URL Notes
URL goes to 2006 edition
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WH380 S634r 2001

Reaching out to your children when cancer comes to your family : a guide for parents

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog15736

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

http://www.cancerinmyfamily.ca/parent-resources.aspx

Slakov, June. Vancouver, BC: BC Cancer Agency. Multi-Media Services , 2007. (Book, Online) — 15 copies, 15 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
Call Number
QZ201 S631r 2007
Title
Reaching out to your children when cancer comes to your family : a guide for parents
Author
Slakov, June
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Cancer Agency. Multi-Media Services
Year Published
2007
Subjects
Parent-Child Relations
Neoplasms - psychology
Family Relations
Social Support
Life Change Events
Adolescent
Popular Works
ISBN
9781896624181
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/ReachingOutToYourChildren.pdf
http://www.cancerinmyfamily.ca/parent-resources.aspx
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
QZ201 S631r 2007
c.1 BC Cancer Agency KEL Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.3 BC Cancer Agency SUR Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency VAN Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.3 BC Cancer Agency VAN Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.4 BC Cancer Agency VAN Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.5 BC Cancer Agency VAN Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available
c.3 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available
c.4 BC Cancer Agency VAN 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.4 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Sexuality across the lifespan for children and adolescents with developmental disabilities

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113480

http://www.fddc.org/sites/default/files/file/publications/Sexuality Guide-Parents-English.pdf

Baxley, DiAnn, Zendall, Anna L. Tallahasse, FL: Florida Developmental Disabilities Council, Inc , 2011. Rev. Ed. (Online, Book)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
This instructional manual and its accompanying resource guide are designed to help parents and caregivers assist individuals with intellectual or developmental disabilities in their exploration of self and sexuality. It is the author's hope that by using these resources, both parents/caregivers and…
Title
Sexuality across the lifespan for children and adolescents with developmental disabilities
Subtitle
An instructional guide for parents/caregivers
Author
Baxley, DiAnn
Zendall, Anna L.
Edition
Rev. Ed.
Place
Tallahasse, FL
Publisher
Florida Developmental Disabilities Council, Inc
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
PDF: 114 pages
Topics
Sexuality
Sexual Health
Developmental Disability
Parenting Children with Developmental Disabilities
Abstract
This instructional manual and its accompanying resource guide are designed to help parents and caregivers assist individuals with intellectual or developmental disabilities in their exploration of self and sexuality. It is the author's hope that by using these resources, both parents/caregivers and family members will gain a deeper appreciation of this sensitive subject, and that when the person with a disability reaches adulthood he or she will be better prepared to live and participate as independently and safely as possible in the community.
Language
English
Material Type
Online
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL
http://www.fddc.org/sites/default/files/file/publications/Sexuality Guide-Parents-English.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public

Resource guide for stem cell transplant : including bone marrow, peripheral blood, and cord blood : friends helping friends

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog19697

http://www.nbmtlink.org/documents/rg.pdf

National Bone Marrow Transplant Link. Southfield, MI: National Bone Marrow Transplant Link (nbmtLink) , 2006. 4th ed. (Book, Online) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Internet
Call Number
WH380 R434 2006
Title
Resource guide for stem cell transplant : including bone marrow, peripheral blood, and cord blood : friends helping friends
Corporate Author
National Bone Marrow Transplant Link
Editor
Jones, Kristen
Edition
4th ed.
Place
Southfield, MI
Publisher
National Bone Marrow Transplant Link (nbmtLink)
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
41 p. ; 24 cm.
Subjects
Bone Marrow Transplantation
Stem Cell Transplantation
Peripheral Blood Stem Cell Transplantation
Cord Blood Stem Cell Transplantation
Popular Works
ISBN
9780977373208
0977373207
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Internet
URL
http://www.nbmtlink.org/documents/rg.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
WH380 R434 2006
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available
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Parents as first teachers: A resource booklet about how children learn for First Nations and Métis parents in BC

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog120631

https://www.fnha.ca/Documents/parentteacher.pdf

First Nations Health Authority. Vancouver, BC: National Collaborating Centre for Aboriginal Health , 2013, 2019. (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL Notes
Click the above URL to view/print.
This booklet shares information, culture and knowledge about early learning. It will help you strengthen your role as the first and most important teacher for your child. At the end of this booklet you will find resources and services for your family.
Title
Parents as first teachers: A resource booklet about how children learn for First Nations and Métis parents in BC
Corporate Author
First Nations Health Authority
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
National Collaborating Centre for Aboriginal Health
Year Published
2013, 2019
Topics
Aboriginal Health
Parenting
Abstract
This booklet shares information, culture and knowledge about early learning. It will help you strengthen your role as the first and most important teacher for your child. At the end of this booklet you will find resources and services for your family.
Language
English
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL
https://www.fnha.ca/Documents/parentteacher.pdf
URL Notes
Click the above URL to view/print.
Audience
Patient or Public

Hip surveillance program for children with cerebral palsy: What is hip surveillance and why is it important for my child? (Korean)

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog114795

http://www.childhealthbc.ca/sites/default/files/Family%20Hip%20Surveillance%20Booklet%20Korean%20April%202016.pdf

Child Health BC. Vancouver, BC: Child Health BC | Lead Benefactor Save on foods , 2016. (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
This booklet summarizes the BC Consensus Statement on Hip Surveillance for children with cerebral palsy, which was developed in 2011 and 2012 by parents of these children, and lots of nurses and physicians across BC.
Title
Hip surveillance program for children with cerebral palsy: What is hip surveillance and why is it important for my child? (Korean)
Corporate Author
Child Health BC
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Child Health BC
Lead Benefactor Save on foods
Year Published
2016
Topics
Cerebral Palsy
Abstract
This booklet summarizes the BC Consensus Statement on Hip Surveillance for children with cerebral palsy, which was developed in 2011 and 2012 by parents of these children, and lots of nurses and physicians across BC.
Notes
http://childhealthbc.ca/hips
BCCH1818
Language
Korean
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL
http://www.childhealthbc.ca/sites/default/files/Family%20Hip%20Surveillance%20Booklet%20Korean%20April%202016.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public

Hip surveillance program for children with cerebral palsy: What is hip surveillance and why is it important for my child? (Punjabi)

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog114796

http://www.childhealthbc.ca/sites/default/files/Family%20Hip%20Surveillance%20Booklet%20Punjabi%20April%202016.pdf

Child Health BC. Vancouver, BC: Child Health BC | Lead Benefactor Save on foods , 2016. (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
This booklet summarizes the BC Consensus Statement on Hip Surveillance for children with cerebral palsy, which was developed in 2011 and 2012 by parents of these children, and lots of nurses and physicians across BC.
Title
Hip surveillance program for children with cerebral palsy: What is hip surveillance and why is it important for my child? (Punjabi)
Corporate Author
Child Health BC
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Child Health BC
Lead Benefactor Save on foods
Year Published
2016
Topics
Cerebral Palsy
Abstract
This booklet summarizes the BC Consensus Statement on Hip Surveillance for children with cerebral palsy, which was developed in 2011 and 2012 by parents of these children, and lots of nurses and physicians across BC.
Notes
http://childhealthbc.ca/hips
BCCH1818D
Language
Punjabi
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL
http://www.childhealthbc.ca/sites/default/files/Family%20Hip%20Surveillance%20Booklet%20Punjabi%20April%202016.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public

Hip surveillance program for children with cerebral palsy: What is hip surveillance and why is it important for my child? (Arabic)

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog114797

http://www.childhealthbc.ca/sites/default/files/Family%20Hip%20Surveillance%20Booklet%20Arabic%20April%202016_0.pdf

Child Health BC. Vancouver, BC: Child Health BC | Lead Benefactor Save on foods , 2016. (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
This booklet summarizes the BC Consensus Statement on Hip Surveillance for children with cerebral palsy, which was developed in 2011 and 2012 by parents of these children, and lots of nurses and physicians across BC.
Title
Hip surveillance program for children with cerebral palsy: What is hip surveillance and why is it important for my child? (Arabic)
Corporate Author
Child Health BC
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Child Health BC
Lead Benefactor Save on foods
Year Published
2016
Topics
Cerebral Palsy
Abstract
This booklet summarizes the BC Consensus Statement on Hip Surveillance for children with cerebral palsy, which was developed in 2011 and 2012 by parents of these children, and lots of nurses and physicians across BC.
Notes
http://childhealthbc.ca/hips
BCCH1818B
Language
Arabic
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL
http://www.childhealthbc.ca/sites/default/files/Family%20Hip%20Surveillance%20Booklet%20Arabic%20April%202016_0.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public

Hip surveillance program for children with cerebral palsy: What is hip surveillance and why is it important for my child? (Traditional Chinese)

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog114798

http://www.childhealthbc.ca/sites/default/files/Family%20Hip%20Surveillance%20Booklet%20Traditional%20Chinese%20April%202016.pdf

Child Health BC. Vancouver, BC: Child Health BC | Lead Benefactor Save on foods , 2016. (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
This booklet summarizes the BC Consensus Statement on Hip Surveillance for children with cerebral palsy, which was developed in 2011 and 2012 by parents of these children, and lots of nurses and physicians across BC.
Title
Hip surveillance program for children with cerebral palsy: What is hip surveillance and why is it important for my child? (Traditional Chinese)
Corporate Author
Child Health BC
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Child Health BC
Lead Benefactor Save on foods
Year Published
2016
Topics
Cerebral Palsy
Abstract
This booklet summarizes the BC Consensus Statement on Hip Surveillance for children with cerebral palsy, which was developed in 2011 and 2012 by parents of these children, and lots of nurses and physicians across BC.
Notes
http://childhealthbc.ca/hips
BCCH1818F
Language
Traditional Chinese
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL
http://www.childhealthbc.ca/sites/default/files/Family%20Hip%20Surveillance%20Booklet%20Traditional%20Chinese%20April%202016.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public

Hip surveillance program for children with cerebral palsy: What is hip surveillance and why is it important for my child? (Simplified Chinese)

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog114799

http://www.childhealthbc.ca/sites/default/files/Family%20Hip%20Surveillance%20Booklet%20Simplified%20Chinese%20April%202016.pdf

Child Health BC. Vancouver, BC: Child Health BC | Lead Benefactor Save on foods , 2016. (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
This booklet summarizes the BC Consensus Statement on Hip Surveillance for children with cerebral palsy, which was developed in 2011 and 2012 by parents of these children, and lots of nurses and physicians across BC.
Title
Hip surveillance program for children with cerebral palsy: What is hip surveillance and why is it important for my child? (Simplified Chinese)
Corporate Author
Child Health BC
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Child Health BC
Lead Benefactor Save on foods
Year Published
2016
Topics
Cerebral Palsy
Abstract
This booklet summarizes the BC Consensus Statement on Hip Surveillance for children with cerebral palsy, which was developed in 2011 and 2012 by parents of these children, and lots of nurses and physicians across BC.
Notes
http://childhealthbc.ca/hips
BCCH1818E
Language
Simplified Chinese
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL
http://www.childhealthbc.ca/sites/default/files/Family%20Hip%20Surveillance%20Booklet%20Simplified%20Chinese%20April%202016.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public

Hip surveillance program for children with cerebral palsy: What is hip surveillance and why is it important for my child? (English)

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog121077

http://www.childhealthbc.ca/sites/default/files/Hip%20Surveillance%20Program%20Family%20Booklet%202018.pdf

Child Health BC. Vancouver, BC: Child Health BC | Lead Benefactor Save on foods , 2018. (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
This booklet summarizes the BC Consensus Statement on Hip Surveillance for children with cerebral palsy, which was developed in 2011 and 2012 by parents of these children, and lots of nurses and physicians across BC.
Title
Hip surveillance program for children with cerebral palsy: What is hip surveillance and why is it important for my child? (English)
Corporate Author
Child Health BC
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Child Health BC
Lead Benefactor Save on foods
Year Published
2018
Topics
Cerebral Palsy
Abstract
This booklet summarizes the BC Consensus Statement on Hip Surveillance for children with cerebral palsy, which was developed in 2011 and 2012 by parents of these children, and lots of nurses and physicians across BC.
Notes
http://childhealthbc.ca/hips
BCCH1818E
Language
English
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL
http://www.childhealthbc.ca/sites/default/files/Hip%20Surveillance%20Program%20Family%20Booklet%202018.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public

Caregiver's guide : a handbook about end of life care

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog120137

https://www.stlazarus.ca/acaregiversguide/

Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Association. Ottawa, ON: Military and Hospitaller Order of St. Lazarus of Jerusalem | Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Association , 2014. Rev. ed. (Book, Online) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
Call Number
WB310 C271 2014
URL Notes
Available in PDF format
"A Caregiver's Guide was created to provide information for family caregivers to draw upon when preparing and caring for a loved one who has a progressive illness, especially at home. It was developed to complement resources and information provided to caregivers by healthcare professionals, includ…
Title
Caregiver's guide : a handbook about end of life care
Alternate Title
Handbook about end-of-life care
Caregivers guide
Corporate Author
Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Association
Editor
Macmillan, Karen
Edition
Rev. ed.
Place
Ottawa, ON
Publisher
Military and Hospitaller Order of St. Lazarus of Jerusalem
Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Association
Year Published
2014
Physical Description
x, 182 p. ill. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Caregivers
Home Nursing
Terminal Care
Palliative Care
Hospices
Abstract
"A Caregiver's Guide was created to provide information for family caregivers to draw upon when preparing and caring for a loved one who has a progressive illness, especially at home. It was developed to complement resources and information provided to caregivers by healthcare professionals, including hospice palliative care teams." - Cover
Table of Contents:
1 WHEN A PROGRESSIVE LIFE-THREATENING ILLNESS IS DIAGNOSED
2 GIVING PHYSICAL CARE
3 CARE OF PHYSICAL PROBLEMS
4 AS LIFE ENDS
5 BOOKS AND OTHER RESOURCES THAT MAY BE HELPFUL
ISBN
0968670016
9780968670019
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
URL
https://www.stlazarus.ca/acaregiversguide/
URL Notes
Available in PDF format
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
WB310 C271 2014
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available
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Caregiver's guide : a handbook about end of life care

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog14061

https://hospicetoronto.ca/PDF/Acaregivershandbook_CHPCA.pdf

Ottawa, ON: Military and Hospitaller Order of St. Lazarus of Jerusalem | Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Association , 2004. (Book, Online) — 13 copies, 13 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Library
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
Call Number
WB310 C271 2004
"A Caregiver's Guide present family caregivers the medical and nursing information they will need in clear, easily understood language. This will help them to understand the journey upon which their loved ones have embarked, to become effective, informed members of the palliative care team and to p…
Title
Caregiver's guide : a handbook about end of life care
Alternate Title
Handbook about end-of-life care
Caregivers guide
Editor
Macmillan, Karen
Place
Ottawa, ON
Publisher
Military and Hospitaller Order of St. Lazarus of Jerusalem
Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Association
Year Published
2004
Physical Description
x, 174 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Caregivers
Palliative Care
Hospices
Abstract
"A Caregiver's Guide present family caregivers the medical and nursing information they will need in clear, easily understood language. This will help them to understand the journey upon which their loved ones have embarked, to become effective, informed members of the palliative care team and to provide essential physical, spiritual and emotional support. Sharing this journey with a loved one can be demanding but it is also one of the greatest gifts friends and families can share." - Cover
ISBN
0968670016
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Library
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
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Internet
URL
https://hospicetoronto.ca/PDF/Acaregivershandbook_CHPCA.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
WB310 C271 2004
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Patient, family, caregiver and public engagement planning guide 2018

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog121755

https://www2.gov.bc.ca/assets/gov/health/about-bc-s-health-care-system/heath-care-partners/patients-as-partners/engagement-planning-guide.pdf

British Columbia Ministry of Health Patients as Partners Initiative. Victoria, BC: Province of British Columbia, Ministry of Health , 2018. (Online)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
Title
Patient, family, caregiver and public engagement planning guide 2018
Corporate Author
British Columbia Ministry of Health Patients as Partners Initiative
Place
Victoria, BC
Publisher
Province of British Columbia, Ministry of Health
Year Published
2018
Subjects
Patient Participation - methods
Decision Making
Caregivers
Professional - Patient Relations
Professional - Family Relations
Notes
May 2018
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/engagement-planning-guide.pdf
Audience
Professional

Patient, family, caregiver and public engagement framework 2018

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog121756

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

British Columbia Ministry of Health Patients as Partners Initiative. Victoria, BC: Province of British Columbia, Ministry of Health , 2018. (Online)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
Title
Patient, family, caregiver and public engagement framework 2018
Corporate Author
British Columbia Ministry of Health Patients as Partners Initiative
Place
Victoria, BC
Publisher
Province of British Columbia, Ministry of Health
Year Published
2018
Subjects
Patient Participation - methods
Decision Making
Caregivers
Professional - Patient Relations
Professional - Family Relations
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/patients-as-partners-framework.pdf
Audience
Professional

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1950_feverinchildren.pdf

Emergency Department, Fraser Health Authority. Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital , 2017. (Pamphlet, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
BCCH1950
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print the pamphlet.
Overview of what a fever is and how to treat it.
Title
Fever in children
Author
Emergency Department
Fraser Health Authority
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital
Year Published
2017
Physical Description
PDF file, 3 p.
Topics
Fever
Abstract
Overview of what a fever is and how to treat it.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1950_feverinchildren.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print the pamphlet.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCCH1950

Truth of it : an unscripted video series about cancer : caregiver experience

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog120821

https://www.partnershipagainstcancer.ca/topics/truth-of-it-video-series/

Canadian Partnership Against Cancer. Toronto, ON: Cancer View Canada , [2010]. (Video, DVD, Online) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library AV Room
Internet
Call Number
QZ201 T875c 2010 v.7
Sisters. Husbands. Daughters. Fathers. Familiar roles transform when one cares for a family member or close friend living with cancer. Watching these videos will allow you to meet someone who has cared for a loved one with cancer.
Title
Truth of it : an unscripted video series about cancer : caregiver experience
Corporate Author
Canadian Partnership Against Cancer
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Cancer View Canada
Year Published
[2010]
Physical Description
1 videodisc (approximately 100 min.)
Series
Truth of it 7
Subjects
Caregivers - psychology
Neoplasms - psychology
Adaptation, Psychological
Palliative Care
Social Support
Family Relations
Personal Narratives
Popular Works
Abstract
Sisters. Husbands. Daughters. Fathers. Familiar roles transform when one cares for a family member or close friend living with cancer. Watching these videos will allow you to meet someone who has cared for a loved one with cancer.
Language
English
Material Type
Video
DVD
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library AV Room
Internet
URL
https://www.partnershipagainstcancer.ca/topics/truth-of-it-video-series/
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
QZ201 T875c 2010 v.7
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library AV Room Available

Sexy INC.: Our children under influence

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110767

http://www.nfb.ca/film/sexy_inc

Bissonnette, Sophie(Writer & Director), Bergeron, Patricia (Producer). Canada: National Film Board of Canada , 2007. (Online) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GA 100 BIS 2007
URL Notes
Click on link above to view streaming video on-line.
This documentary looks at the hypersexualization of our environment and its negative effects on young people. Examples are used from advertising and the media to show how stereotypes are created which are potentially damaging to young people's development.
Title
Sexy INC.: Our children under influence
Author
Bissonnette, Sophie(Writer & Director)
Bergeron, Patricia (Producer)
Place
Canada
Publisher
National Film Board of Canada
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
36 mins. 27 sec.
Topics
Sexuality
Children's Self-Identity
Parent-Young Adult Relationships
Abstract
This documentary looks at the hypersexualization of our environment and its negative effects on young people. Examples are used from advertising and the media to show how stereotypes are created which are potentially damaging to young people's development.
Notes
Includes facilitator's guide.
ISBN
153E9907332
Language
English
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL
http://www.nfb.ca/film/sexy_inc
URL Notes
Click on link above to view streaming video on-line.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GA 100 BIS 2007
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Missing

Children's allergy and asthma education centre

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110913

http://asthma-education.com/

Children's Asthma Education Centre. Winnipeg, MN: Children's Asthma Education Centre , 2009. (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view
A website for youth about Asthma. Learn about its causes, how to control it, what can trigger an attack and what you can do to prevent it.
Title
Children's allergy and asthma education centre
Author
Children's Asthma Education Centre
Place
Winnipeg, MN
Publisher
Children's Asthma Education Centre
Year Published
2009
Topics
Asthma
Young Adults
Abstract
A website for youth about Asthma. Learn about its causes, how to control it, what can trigger an attack and what you can do to prevent it.
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://asthma-education.com/
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view
Audience
Patient or Public

Two transgender children struggle to be themselves

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113389

http://globalnews.ca/news/1014495/two-transgender-children-struggle-to-be-themselves/

Sheldon, Mia, Krop, Jill. Vancouver, BC: Global News , 2014. (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Title
Two transgender children struggle to be themselves
Author
Sheldon, Mia
Krop, Jill
Corporate Author
Global News
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Global News
Year Published
2014
Topics
Transgender
LGBT
Language
English
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://globalnews.ca/news/1014495/two-transgender-children-struggle-to-be-themselves/
Audience
Patient or Public

Cortical visual impairment in young children

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog107581

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1519_CorticalVisualImpairment.pdf

Vancouver, BC: Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children , 2017. (Pamphlet, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCCH1519
URL Notes
Click on link above to view/print
Information to assist parents and caregivers of a child with Cortical Visual Impairment (CVI).
Title
Cortical visual impairment in young children
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children
Year Published
2017
Physical Description
PDF file, 3 p.
Topics
Vision/Vision Disorders. Visual Impairments
Visual Impairment
Abstract
Information to assist parents and caregivers of a child with Cortical Visual Impairment (CVI).
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1519_CorticalVisualImpairment.pdf
URL Notes
Click on link above to view/print
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCCH1519

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1643_SunnyHillGeneral.pdf

Vancouver, BC: Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children , 2016. (Pamphlet, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCCH1643
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print
Information about the services provided to children and families by Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children.
Title
We're here when children need us
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children
Year Published
2016
Physical Description
PDF, 2 p.
Topics
Hospitals Services
Abstract
Information about the services provided to children and families by Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1643_SunnyHillGeneral.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCCH1643

Expectations: Parenting children and teens with limb differences

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110612

http://www.amputee-coalition.org/limb-loss-resource-center/

Amputee Coalition of America. Knoxville, TN: Amputee Coalition of America , 2008. (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL Notes
Click on link above to view
website, linked to the Limb Loss Resource Center, addresses a variety of topics of interest to parents, including adjustment issues, prosthetics, funding, peer support, advocacy, insurance reimbursement, technology, and prevention of secondary conditions. It also includes several resource lists and…
Title
Expectations: Parenting children and teens with limb differences
Corporate Author
Amputee Coalition of America
Place
Knoxville, TN
Publisher
Amputee Coalition of America
Year Published
2008
Topics
Amputation. Limb Prosthesis
Parenting Children with Physical Disabilities
Abstract
website, linked to the Limb Loss Resource Center, addresses a variety of topics of interest to parents, including adjustment issues, prosthetics, funding, peer support, advocacy, insurance reimbursement, technology, and prevention of secondary conditions. It also includes several resource lists and links to other youth organizations. Also available in Spanish/También disponible en español.
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.amputee-coalition.org/limb-loss-resource-center/
URL Notes
Click on link above to view
Audience
Patient or Public

My partner has breast cancer : how can I help? : a parallel journey

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog19718

http://www.bccancer.bc.ca/health-info/types-of-cancer/breast-cancer/breast/information-kit

BC/Yukon Women's Cancer Alliance. Vancouver, BC: BC/Yukon Women's Cancer Alliance , 2010. (Booklet, Handout, Online) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
WP870 M995a 2010
Title
My partner has breast cancer : how can I help? : a parallel journey
Corporate Author
BC/Yukon Women's Cancer Alliance
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC/Yukon Women's Cancer Alliance
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
18 p. ; 22 cm.
Subjects
Breast Neoplasms - psychology
Spouses
Social Support
Popular Works
Notes
There was also an edition revised July 2012 which is online.
Language
English
Material Type
Booklet
Handout
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
URL
http://www.bccancer.bc.ca/health-info/types-of-cancer/breast-cancer/breast/information-kit
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
WP870 M995a 2010
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available

Helping you understand cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma (cSCC) : a patient guide

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog122221

https://www.melanomanetwork.ca/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/Cutaneous-Squamous-Cell-Carcinoma-Patient-Guide.pdf

https://www.melanomanetwork.ca/mncpub/

Melanoma Network of Canada. Oakville, ON: Melanoma Network of Canada , [2019]. (Booklet, Online) — 6 copies, 6 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
Call Number
WR500 H483 2019
URL Notes
Downloadable PDF available in English or French language.
Title
Helping you understand cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma (cSCC) : a patient guide
Corporate Author
Melanoma Network of Canada
Place
Oakville, ON
Publisher
Melanoma Network of Canada
Year Published
[2019]
Physical Description
21 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Subjects
Carcinoma, Squamous Cell
Skin Neoplasms
Popular Works
Language
English
Material Type
Booklet
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
URL
https://www.melanomanetwork.ca/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/Cutaneous-Squamous-Cell-Carcinoma-Patient-Guide.pdf
https://www.melanomanetwork.ca/mncpub/
URL Notes
Downloadable PDF available in English or French language.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WR500 H483 2019
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c.2 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available

Fighting cancer : a step by step guide to helping yourself fight cancer

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog5992

http://www.blochcancer.org/

http://blochcancer.org/book/Fighting_Cancer.pdf

Bloch, Annette, Bloch, Richard. Kansas City, Mo.: R.A. Bloch Cancer Foundation , 1985. (Book, Online) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
Call Number
QZ201 B651f 1985
Title
Fighting cancer : a step by step guide to helping yourself fight cancer
Author
Bloch, Annette
Bloch, Richard
Place
Kansas City, Mo.
Publisher
R.A. Bloch Cancer Foundation
Year Published
1985
Physical Description
xii, 241 p. : ill. ; 18 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms - psychology
Popular Works
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
URL
http://www.blochcancer.org/
http://blochcancer.org/book/Fighting_Cancer.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ201 B651f 1985
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Cancer Info Ctr Available

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