Research Recap: Beyond “Snapshots” to “Lifetimes” of Family Care

A summary of new research on the cumulative impact of family caregiving across the life course.

In Focus 2019: Grandparents in Canada

Statistics Canada’s first 2017 General Social Survey (GSS) release provides new insights into the trends affecting (and experienced by) Canada’s diverse grandparents.

Vanier Institute CEO Nora Spinks Appointed to National Seniors Council

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.

Grandparent Health and Family Well-Being

Rachel Margolis, Ph.D., examines the improving health of grandparents in Canada and its impact on family relationships.

A Snapshot of Population Aging and Intergenerational Relationships in Canada

Our new Statistical Snapshot uses new 2016 Census data to explore population aging in Canada and its impact on family relationships.