Lending Library

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Arrange for free pick-up and drop-off at your convenience.

The WE’s Caregivers’ Lending Library is here for you!

Our free lending library listed below, which also includes some DVD videos, is specifically designed to meet your caregiving needs. You can arrange for free pick-up and drop-off by contacting Anaïs Fortin-Maltais, Caregivers’ Program Coordinator, by phone at 581-446-7476 or email:  afortinmaltais@jhpartners.net

Bereavement

Name of the resource

Author

Publishing details

Companioning the Bereaved: A Soulful Guide for Caregivers

Alan D. Wolfelt Companion Press
2006
ISBN: 978-187965-141-8
On Grief and Grieving Elizabeth Kubler-Ross and David Kessler

Schribner
2005
ISBN: 13-978-01-7432-6628-4

Caring as men

Name of the resource Author

Publishing details

Men as Caregivers

Betty J. Kramer & Edward H. Thompson Jr.

Springer Publishing Company Inc.

2005

Caring for a parent

Name of the resource Author

Publishing details

Feeding My Mother

Jann Arden Random House Canada

2017

ISBN: 978-0-7352-7392-4

The Emotional Survival Guide for Caregivers: Looking After Yourself and Your Family While Helping an Aging Parent

 

Barry J. Jacobs

The Guilford Press

2006

ISBN: 10-1-59385-295-9

The Essential Family Guide to Caring for Older People

 

Deborah Stone

Green Tree

2021

ISBN: 978-1472-9654-3

The Family Guide to Aging Parents: answers to your Legal, Financial and Healthcare Questions

 

Carolyn Rosenblatt

Famillius LLC

2005

ISBN: 978-1-93629-57-9

When a Parent is sick: Helping Parents explain serious illness to children Joan Hamilton

Pottersfield Press

ISBN: 978-1-895900-91-0

2007

Caring for a spouse

Name of the resource Author

Publishing details

Bruno & Alice: A love story in 12 parts about Seniors and Safety

Public Health Agency of Canada

www.publichealth.gc.ca/seniors

2015

Cat no. HP25-13/2011E

I Still Do: Loving and Living with Alzheimer’s

 

Judith Fox

Powerhouse books

2010

ISBN: 978-1-57687-507-0

Dementia

Name of the resource Author

Publishing details

Ambiguous loss: learning to live with unresolved grief

Pauline Boss Harvard University Press

Caregiving at a Glance

Family Respite Centre

2001

Dementia in the Family

 

Lee Cardwell

International Self-Counsel Press

2017

ISBN: 987-1-77040-287-4

Dementia Reimagined

 

Tia Powell

Avery – Penguin Random House

2018

ISBN: 9780735210905

La Mémoire Brisée

 

Paulette Dupont

La Plume d’Oie Édition

2003

ISBN: 2-923063-29-5

Navigating the Alzheimer’s Journey: A Compass for Caregiving     ISBN: 1-932529-04-7

Carol Bowlby Sifton

Health Professionals Press

2004

 

Still Alice

 

Lisa Genova

Pocket Books 2009
ISBN : 13 :978-1-4391-0281-7

What if it’s not Alzheimer’s: A Caregiver’s Guide to Dementia

 

Gary & Lisa Radin

Prometheus Books

2014

ISBN: 978-1-6164-968-0

What’s Happening to Grampa?

 

Maria Shriver

Little, Brown & Company

2004

ISBN: 978-0-316-00101-4

Through the Seasons

 

Cynthia Green and Joan Beloff

Fitzhenry & Whiteside Publishing

2021

ISBN: 9781554554010

End of life

Name of the resource Author

Publishing details

A Caregiver’s Guide: A Handbook About End-of-Life Care

– 2 copies in English

– 1 copy in French

K. MacMillan,J. Peden, J. Hopkinson & D. Hycha

The Military and Hospitaller Order of St. Lazarus of Jerusalem

2014

ISBN: 0-9686700-1-6

Comfort Care

 

CSSSS – Institute universitaire de gériatrie du Sherbrooke

CSSS-IUGS

2005

ISBN: 2-923465-01-6

The Beginner’s Guide to the End

 

BJ Miller & Shoshana Berger

Simon & Schuster Inc.

2021

ISBN: 978-1501-15722-6

Housing

Name of the resource Author

Publishing details

Choosing a Nursing Home

 

Megantic English-speaking Community Development Corporation (MCDC)

Imprimerie Gingras

2013

ISBN: None

The Ins and Outs of Choosing a Residence

 

ECOL (English Community Organization of Lanaudière

ECOL & CHSSN

2015

Long distance caring

Name of the resource Author

Publishing details

So Far Away: 20 questions and answers about long-distance caregiving

 

National Institute for Aging Information Centre (USA)

www.nihseniorhealth.gov

NIH publication no. 10-5496

June 2011

Self-care

Name of the resource Author

Publishing details

Aging in good mental health

ACSM – Montréal 9782-921948-33-3

Hope for the Caregiver

Peter Rosenberger

Worthy Inspired

2014

ISBN: 978-1-61795-382-8

10-Minute Mindfulness

 

SJ Scott & Barrie Davenport

Oldtown Publishing

2017

ISBN: 978-154676829

Be With: Letters to a Caregiver

 

Mike Barnes

Advanced copy Biblioasis

2018

Caregiver Therapy

 

Julie Kuebelbeck & Victoria O’connor

Abbey Press

ISBN: 0-87029-285-4

Caring with Confidence

 

Dept of Community Health Montreal General Hospital

1992

ISBN: 2-921366-01-0

Chicken soup for the Caregiver’s Soul

Jack Canfield, Mark V. Hansen & LeAnn Thieman

Simon & Schuster

Companioning You!

Alan D. Wolfelt

Companion Press

Healing Back Pain

John E Sarno

Hcheete Book Co.

Helping Yourself Help Others

Rosaynn Carter with Susan K Golant

Random House

Precious Days & Practical Love

 

James Taylor

Northstone Publishing

1999

ISBN: 1-896836-34-8

Sink Reflections

Maria Cilley

Bantam Books

Take Back Your Life

 

Loren M. Gelberg-Goff

Well Within Publishing

2018

ISBN: 978-9994011-0-1

Taking Care of Myself While Taking Care of Others

Megantic English-speaking Community Development Corporation(MCDC)

Imprimerie Gingras

The 36 Hour Day (5th Edition)

Nancy L. Mace & Peter V. Rabins

The John Hopkins University Press

2012

ISBN: 978-1-4555-2155-9

The Power of Habit

Charles Duhigg

Anchor Canada

The Year of Magical Thinking

Joan Didion

Vintage books

This Day is for Me: Caring for Caregivers

Silver Donald Cameron

The J.W. McConnell Family Foundation

Where to Turn?A Caregiver’s Guide for the North Shore

North Shore Community Association

www.quebecnorthshore.org

/content/where-turn-caregivers-guide-north-shore

Other

Name of the resource

Author

Publishing details

Advance care planning

Connie Jorsvik

Self-Counsel Press Healthcare

A Caregiver’s Guide to Communication problems from Brain Injury or Disease Barbara O’Connor Wells & Connie K. Porcaro

Johns Hopkins Press

DVD

Name of the resource Author

Publishing details

The Caregiving DVD Series:

1)   The Psychology of Aging

June Callwood

www.kineticvideo.com
Remastered in 2013

The Caregiving DVD Series:

2)   Planning for the Future

June Callwood

www.kineticvideo.com

The Caregiving DVD Series:

3)   Accommodation Part 1

June Callwood

www.kineticvideo.com
Remastered in 2013

The Caregiving DVD Series:

4)   Accommodation Part 2

June Callwood

www.kineticvideo.com
Remastered in 2013

The Caregiving DVD Series:

5)   Relationships

June Callwood

www.kineticvideo.com
Remastered in 2013

The Caregiving DVD Series:

6)   Home Care

June Callwood

www.kineticvideo.com
Remastered in 2013

The Caregiving DVD Series:

7)   Safety & Security

June Callwood

www.kineticvideo.com
Remastered in 2013

The Caregiving DVD Series:

8)   Dealing with Dementia

June Callwood

www.kineticvideo.com
Remastered in 2013

The Caregiving DVD Series:

9)   Mobility & Sensory Disabilities

June Callwood

www.kineticvideo.com
Remastered in 2013

The Caregiving DVD Series:

10) Abuse

June Callwood

www.kineticvideo.com
Remastered in 2013

The Caregiving DVD Series:

11) Health Care Management

June Callwood

www.kineticvideo.com
Remastered in 2013

The Caregiving DVD Series:

12) Palliative Care / End of life

June Callwood www.kineticvideo.com 
Remastered in 2013

The Caregiving DVD Series:

13) Care for the Caregiver

June Callwood www.kineticvideo.com
Remastered in 2013

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