Dr. Nancy Lucero, an indigenous scholar from the University of Denver, presented a CRCF research seminar on February 14th. Ben Geboe, Yankton Sioux, Denzel Sutherland-Wilson, Gitksan First Nation and Matt Coutu-Moya, Métis, opened the meeting with a drumming ceremony.

CRCF member Melanie Doucet (second from left) organized and moderated a panel, which Lucy Lach (fourth from left) also sat on, at the Pierre Elliott Trudeau Foundation 2017 annual forum in Montreal on November 15, titled Women's safety on Montreal's campuses and in public spaces.

CRCF members (from left to right) Gina Glidden, Phoebe Johnston, Nicole Pelletier, and Shannon Morrison presented posters at the Brain Child Partners Conference held in Toronto, November 6th-8th. 

CRCF team, summer 2017

Centre for Research on Children and Families

The McGill Centre for Research on Children and Families (CRCF) is home to cutting-edge research on effective programs and policies for children and their families. The CRCF brings together 25 faculty members who lead 30 different projects, provides training to 40 graduate students yearly, and offers a unique platform to develop local, national and international collaborations with academic and non-academic milieus. The CRCF is affiliated with McGill's School of Social Work, and is home to the Royal Bank of Canada-funded Children's Services Data Laboratory. CRCF is also one of the main partners in Child Welfare Research PortalCRCF members are actively committed to pursuing research that aims to significantly impact the lives of children, youth, and families.