Please enjoy our last monthly update before summer break. The Vanier Institute will remain active throughout the summer, and you can continue to find updates, announcements and new publications on our website. See you in September!

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Families in Canada Conference 2019 Satellite Event (University of Calgary)

On October 8, 2019, the Werklund School of Education at the University of Calgary will be hosting a FAM2019 satellite event, featuring panels and presentations with local programming that will explore themes and topics of interest to Albertans through a family lens. Presentations will explore topics, including (but not limited to) maternal well-being and child development, online behaviour and risk among children and youth, and family health research.

Space is limited at this event – don’t miss this exciting opportunity!

The early-bird rate ends September 8. Register now!

University of Ottawa Caregiver Study Seeking Participants

Are you a caregiver for someone who has been diagnosed with cancer? Participants are currently being sought for a study at the University of Ottawa about the self-care behaviours of caregivers. If interested, or for more information, please contact or call 613-562-5800 (ext. 7300). Deadline for enrolment is June 30, 2019.


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Published on June 27, 2019