Learning Resources

Palliative Care Video

This video is an introduction to palliative care for the general public and healthcare providers who have no education or experience in palliative care. It reviews the latest evidence supporting the use of palliative care in all serious illness. The video aims to dispel myths about palliative care and inform people about how palliative care can be beneficial throughout a serious illness. The second half of the 40 minute video focuses on the rights of patients around decision-making in serious illness and the general structure of health care decision-making in British Columbia.

Canadian Virtual Hospice: 

The Canadian Virtual Hospice provides support and personalized information about palliative and end-of-life care to patients, family members, health care providers, researchers and educators.


BC Centre for Palliative Care

The BC Centre for Palliative Care is comprised of health care experts providing leadership for best practice, research and education in Palliative Care, Advance Care Planning and building Compassionate Communities.