Congratulations to CRCF postdoctoral fellows Shawn-Renee Hordyk and Nora Makansi for your important work!

On November 16th, David Rothwell presented findings and moderated a panel "The Impact of Financial Education on attitudes: A Life-Course Perspective" at the Financial Consumer Agency of Canada National Research Symposium on Financial Literacy in Moncton New Brunswick.

The Montreal Youth in Care Alumni Association (MYCASA) organized a discussion panel where members Ashley Dawn Louise Bach, Melanie Maxine Doucet, Destiny Gregoire, Marcelle Partouche and Yuan Stevens shared their powerful personal stories and presented the realities and challenges associated with aging out of care while attending a post-secondary education institution.

Liam Curran presenting at the 2016 International Society for the Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect (ISPCAN) conference. 

The CRCF team, June 2016.

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.