Vanier CEO Nora Spinks Appointed to Expert Panel on Early Learning and Child Care Data and Research

Hon. Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development, has appointed Vanier Institute CEO Nora Spinks to the Expert Panel on Early Learning and Child Care Data and Research.

Funding Announced to Strengthen Community Supports for Military and Veteran Families

Veterans Affairs Canada has announced funding for new “military literacy” resources for Early Childhood Education (ECE) workers.

Flexible, Accessible and Inclusive: Benefit for Parents of Young Victims of Crime

The federal government has announced enhanced support for families experiencing the death or disappearance of a child.

The Canadian Debate on Spanking and Violence Against Children

Debates about what to do with Canada’s “spanking law” (Criminal Code, section 43) have an interesting and active history, but it is still on the books today.

Building Resilience at Home with Distance Coaching

The Strongest Families Institute provides flexible support for children and youth with mental health, behavioural or neurodevelopmental disorders.