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.
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.
Our new fact sheet compiles Statistics Canada data to highlight some of the family realities of Indigenous people in Canada.
On Wednesday, June 13, Chair of the Vanier Institute of the Family and President and CEO of Indigenous Works Kelly J. Lendsay will join a Statistics Canada panel on First Nations, Métis and Inuit in Canada.