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Bearing up with cancer: life, and living with ...

Shows us what it's like to live with cancer by narrating her experiences, all illustrated using her childhood alter ego, Bear, to play the part of the patient.

Published: 2004
Women need safe, stable, affordable housing: a study of social housing, private rental housing and co-op housing in Winnipeg  
http://www.cewh-cesf.ca/PDF/pwhce/housing.pdf

Documents the effects of different housing policies on Winnipeg women's health and well being, economic security, and skills.

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Published: 2004
Gendered cities: built and physical environments  
http://www.cewh-cesf.ca/PDF/nnewh/builtEN.pdf

Explores the current form and structure of urban centres. Demonstrates how a gender-sensitive built environment would integrate the economies of unpaid work in the home with paid work outside the home.

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Published: 2005
A different prescription: considerations for women's health groups contemplating funding from the pharmaceutical industry  
http://www.whp-apsf.ca/en/documents/diff_prescrip.html

Discusses diverse perspectives on the issue of women's health groups accepting money from the pharmaceutical industry.

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Published: 1999
Women's poverty in cities  
http://www.cewh-cesf.ca/PDF/nnewh/povertyEN.pdf

Provides a sketch of poverty with some figures and a discussion of its measurement. Discusses the discriminatory economic and social policy changes in the country that violate women’s social and economic rights.

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Published: 2005
Rural, remote and Northern women's health: policy and research directions - community kit  
http://www.pwhce.ca/rrKit.htm

Provides summaries and background information about "Rural, Remote and Northern Women's Health: Policy and Research Directions, Summary Report." Also includes information for local communities to use in advocating for change.

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Published: 2005
A framework for women-centred health  
http://www.atira.bc.ca/AdvancingHealthCareWorkshop/womenframework.pdf

Presents 12 elements for meeting women's needs in the planning and implementation of policies, procedures and initiatives across the spectrum of health services.

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Published: 2001
The Rosemary suite  
http://creekstonepress.com/index.php/publications/article/the_rosemary_suite/

Provides journal entries, poems and beautiful blue wash sketches which chronicles the progression of author's friend, Rosemary, toward death.

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Published: 2002
Racialized and immigrant women in cities  
http://www.cewh-cesf.ca/PDF/nnewh/racialEN.pdf

Outlines who racialized and immigrant women are, some challenges racialized and immigrant women experience in cities, and government responsibilities.

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Published: 2005
Gender mainstreaming in local governments  
http://www.cewh-cesf.ca/PDF/nnewh/GenderMainstreamingEN.pdf

Outlines key definitions, strategies, and challenges of gender mainstreaming and gender budgeting. Provides an overview of initiatives developed by Ottawa and Montreal to address gender and diversity at the municipal level.

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Published: 2005