Susan Law, the team lead for the Health Experiences research group in Canada, speaks about the initiative and what you can expect when you visit the website.
Caring for someone close to you can be unexpected, but it is a role that many Canadians will take on at some point in their lives. Today, more than two million Canadians provide care for a family member or friend.
We interviewed 39 people about their experience of caring for someone with a chronic physical illness. Some people cared for their spouse, a parent, or friend; others cared for a son or daughter. Many were currently caring for this person; others had been bereaved.