Work and Family: The Impact of Mobility, Scheduling and Precariousness

Elise Thorburn shares research on how workers manage family responsibilities in the context of high mobility and erratic work schedules.

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.

Institutionally “Chosen Families”: Supportive or Counterproductive?

Chloe Brown examines the role of “chosen families” among students living on campus.

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.

Changes to the Divorce Act Aim to Strengthen the Canadian Family Justice System

Bill C-78 aims to modernize the Divorce Act and facilitate the family justice process for families in Canada.