Impact on women

Impact on women

Unpacking the shift to home care

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English
Owning Org: 
Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
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Paper
Online
Author: 
Colleen Flood
Publisher: 
Maritime Centre of Excellence for Women's Health
Publication Date: 
1999
Publication Place: 
Halifax, NS

Explores the shift from hospital care to home care. Describes the de-institutionalization process and its implications. Provides recommendations on advocacy for efficient and equitable home care policies.

ISBN/ISSN: 
MCEWH HERF.F54 1999
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Includes bibliographical references.

To do no harm: why women are concerned about the dismantling of Health Protection Legislation in Canada

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English
Owning Org: 
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
Women and Health Protection (WHP)
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Online
Author: 
DES Action Canada
National Network on Environments and Women's Health
Publisher: 
National Network on Environments and Women's Health
Publication Date: 
1998
Publication Place: 
Toronto

Presents the position of participating women's health and consumer groups regarding Health Canada's proposed overhaul of federal health protection legislation.

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Beyond the limits: mothers caring for children with disabilities

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English
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Paper
Author: 
Michelle Connel
Mary Bunch
Publisher: 
L'Institute Roeher Institute
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
North York, ON

Examines the implications for parents, and especially for mothers who provide day-to-day care for children with disabilities. Discusses the research findings from interviews with 50 mothers. Examines include labour force participation, impacts on health and well-being, education, child care, transportation, respite, health and social services, and income support. Also provides a section on emerging themes and policy directions.

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ISBN/ISSN: 
CARE.B49 2000
ISBN 1896989535
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