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March 2017

February 2017

  • 2017-02-20 – CBC Radio: Millennials 2.0: What’s their approach to raising the next generation?
  • 2017-02-20 – News Talk 770 Radio (Host: Peter Watts): Living apart together
  • 2017-02-14 – C-FAX-1070 (Host: Pamela McCall): Love and modern couples
  • 2017-02-17 – The Huffington Post: Worried that your teen’s stressed? You’re probably right 
  • 2017-02-15 – The Globe and Mail: Many Canadians too cash-strapped to raise children
  • 2017-02-08 – National Post: Without immigration, Canada’s growth could be close to zero in 20 years if low fertility rates persist: StatsCan
  • 2017-02-08 – CBC News: Fertility rate continues to put onus on immigration: StatsCan
  • 2017-02-08 – Market Wired: Calian Expands Military Family Doctor Network to Comox and Mainland BC
  • 2017-02-08 – Savvy Mom: A Baby Boom in Canada? Census Says: Not Anytime Soon
  • 2017-02-08 – Times Colonist: Baby bust: Low fertility rate puts onus on immigration, StatCan says
  • 2017-02-08 – Toronto Sun: Census Data: Canadian fertility rate of 1.6 continues to put onus on immigration
  • 2017-02-08 – Le Huffington Post Québec : Recensement : l’indice de fécondité atteint 1,6 pour cent au Canada
  • 2017-02-08 – Global News: Census 2016: Fertility takes back seat to immigration in Canada’s growth
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December 2011

  • 2011-12-19 – Canadian HR Reporter: Caregiving and Work: HR’s next big challenge

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  • 2011-04-20 – Ottawa Citizen: Skyrocketing prices put crunch on families

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Updates and Announcements

2017-03-31
InfoVanier (March 2017)

2017-03-30
On the Move Partnership: Participants Wanted for Survey on Mobile Work

2017-03-02
Vanier Institute News: Vanier Institute and CHRC Host Roundtable on Workplace Diversity and Human Rights

2017-02-24
InfoVanier (February 2017)

2017-01-27
InfoVanier (January 2017)

2016-12-09
InfoVanier (December 2016)

2016-11-28
Vanier Institute News: Dr. Heidi Cramm receives Colonel Russell Mann Military Family Health Research Award

2016-11-10
InfoVanier (November 2016)

2016-10-07
InfoVanier (October 2016)

2016-09-09
InfoVanier (September 2016)

2016-07-08
InfoVanier (July 2016)

2016-06-17
Vanier Institute News: The Vanier Institute Announces New Appointments to Its Board of Directors

2016-06-16
Vanier Institute News: Timeline: Fifty Years of Men, Work and Family in Canada

2016-06-03
InfoVanier (June 2016)

2016-05-26
News Release: Compendium to Strengthen Support for Military and Veteran Families

2016-05-03
InfoVanier (May 2016)

2016-04-01
InfoVanier (April 2016)

2016-03-04
InfoVanier (March 2016)

2016-02-05
InfoVanier (February 2016)

2016-01-29
News Release: Community and Business Leaders Making a Difference for Canadian Military Families

2016-01-11
eBlast: Death, Dying and Families in Canada

2016-01-08
InfoVanier (January 2016)

2015-12-17
Holiday Schedule: Happy Holidays from the Vanier Institute!

2015-12-04
Vanier Institute News (December 2015)

2015-11-06
Vanier Institute News (November 2015)

2015-10-02
Vanier Institute News (October 2015)

2016-09-14
Vanier Institute News – September 2015 (Family Law, Parenting and Diversity, Transition Vol. 45 No. 3)

Updates on the Families in Canada Conference 2015:
2015-06-02
2015-05-28
2015-05-21
2015-05-14
2015-05-07
2015-04-30
2015-04-16


Media Releases

2017-01-24
Leaders Meet to Share Progress on Developing Military Literacy in Canada

2016-11-10
New Resource for Family Physicians Working with Canadian Military Families

2016-11-08
A Snapshot of Military and Veteran Families in Canada

2016-11-07
Defence Minister to Address Family Physicians on Launch of New Resource for Family Physicians Working with Canadian Military Families

2016-10-04
A Snapshot of Workplace Mental Health in Canada

2016-09-14
Students and Family Finances in Canada

2016-09-06
A Snapshot of Grandparents in Canada

2016-06-17
The Vanier Institute of the Family Announces New Appointments to Its Board of Directors

2016-06-16
Timeline: Fifty Years of Men, Work and Family in Canada

2016-05-24
Compendium to Strengthen Support for Military and Veteran Families

2016-05-11
A Snapshot of Family Diversity in Canada

2016-05-04
Timeline: 50 Years of Women, Work and Family in Canada

2016-04-25
Supporting Dads: Paternity Leave and Benefits in Canada

2016-03-21
Federal Budget 2016: Flexibility, Parental Leave and Modern Fathers

2016-02-03
Canadian Leaders Gather in Support of Military and Veteran Families in Canada

2016-01-28
Community and Business Leaders Making a Difference for Canadian Military Families

2015-11-05
The Vanier Institute Congratulates the New Parliament of Canada on Its Commitment to Families

2015-06-17
Dads Playing a Greater Role at Home, to the Benefit of Family Life

2015-06-09
Families in Canada Conference 2015 to Explore Diversity, Complexity, Reconciliation

2015-06-08
Their Excellencies to Speak at the Families in Canada Conference 2015

2015-06-01
50 Years: Looking Back, Looking Forward (Transition Vol. 45 No. 2)

2015-05-12
Families in Canada Conference to Explore the Diversity and Complexity of Canada’s Families

2015-05-06
Lone Mothers and Their Families in Canada: Diverse, Resilient and Strong