A Snapshot of Grandparents in Canada (May 2019 Update)

A statistical portrait of grandparents in Canada, as well as the social and economic impacts that impact their family relationships.

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.