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.

International Day of Families 2018 Focuses on Families and Inclusive Societies

On May 15, International Day of Families provides an opportunity to recognize the role families play in the lives of individuals, communities and society at large.