Resources

Consult a professional The Canadian Hospice Portal discussion forums provide a safe environment where you can communicate with caring people who are in a situation similar to yours. It is a good place to share experiences and find support. To register, simply provide an email address, a postal code and a pseudonym of your choice. You can view discussions without becoming a member. Read more...
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Frequently Asked Questions The Canadian Hospice Portal has collected some common questions about bereavement and offers answers to these questions. Click on the question to read the answer on the Canadian Palliative Portal. Is it okay not to cry when a loved one dies? Read the answer ...

My brother just died and the holidays are coming. How are we going to manage? Read the answer ...

My husband died suddenly a year ago. I'm still having trouble sleeping and I just want to stop suffering. Can we die from a broken heart? Read the answer…

We take care of our dying mother. My sister really does not seem to accept the death of our mother. Is this normal in a grieving process? Read the answer ...

My father died a few months ago, and only my sister and I remain in the immediate family. My sister was very close to my father and she spent a lot of time with him. I worry about her. How to tell the difference between bereavement and depression? Read more…