What’s in a Name? Defining Family in a Diverse Society

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.

Lived Experiences: Ethnic Women as Full Participants in Canada

Emily Beckett shares articles from New Canadian Media’s series Ethnic Women as Full Participants in Canada.

Facing Death: Emerging Trends in Death and Dying in Canada

Emily Beckett highlights trends from Dr. Katherine Arnup's report "Family Perspectives: Death and Dying in Canada."

Sharing a Roof: Multi-generational Homes in Canada (2016 Census Update)

Nathan Battams explores multi-generational households and the family experiences of those who are sharing a roof.