End of Life

This page includes information and resources on end-of-life care (also called palliative care), as well as on planning for death, talking about death and dying and medical aid in dying (MAiD).


Browse our Books about End of Life for Patients and Families.

To borrow a book, visit us at the McConnell Patient Resource Centre.

McGill University Health Centre


Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Association

Canadian Virtual Hospice


Gouvernment of Canada

Gouvernment of Quebec

Living My Culture
“At LivingMyCulture.ca, people from various cultures share their stories and wisdom about living with serious illness, end of life and grief to support others.”

Marie Curie (United Kingdom)

McGill Council on Palliative Care

Merck Manual — Consumer Version (United States)

Speak Up Canada

The Military and Hospitaller Order of St. Lazarus of Jerusalem

Talking About Death

Canadian Virtual Hospice

Dying Matters (United Kingdom)

Hospice Calgary


Living My Culture

Marie Curie (United Kingdom)

Ottawa Hospital Research Institute

Plan Well

Record Me Now
Record Me Now is a free application for computers and iPhones that makes video recordings of you answering questions on various topics (your experiences, values, and more) to leave as a legacy for your loved ones.

Speak Up Canada

The Conversation Project (United States)

Programs & Support

Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Association

Canadian Virtual Hospice

Government of Canada

Mouvement Albatros du Québec

Related Topics

You may also consult our resources in French or our list of general health sites.

Page Last Updated: October 24, 2023
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