The Vanier Institute is seeking a qualified individual/organization to coordinate the Families in Canada Conference 2019. Spread the word!
On September 9, 2018, former Vanier Institute Director Daurene Lewis, OC, was posthumously honoured in Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia.
On December 6 and 7, 2018, researchers, civil society actors and policy-makers will gather in Ottawa to discuss demographic trends and evolving research methods.
On March 27 and 28, 2019, the Vanier Institute of the Family is hosting a national, pan-Canadian conference with simultaneous satellite regional conferences co-hosted by university partners.
A central component of the Vanier Institute's research over the past 50 years has been the functional definition of family used by the Vanier Institute since the late 1980s.
Elise Thorburn shares research on how workers manage family responsibilities in the context of high mobility and erratic work schedules.
The Hon. Filomena Tassi, Minister of Seniors, and the Hon. Ginette Petitpas Taylor, Minister of Health, have appointed Vanier Institute CEO Nora Spinks to the National Seniors Council.