Event Information

Start Date:2017/03/09
Start Time:12:00pm
End Time:4:30pm
Location:YWCA Toronto
87 Elm Street
Toronto, ON

Improving neighbourhood settings to promote child and family well-being outcomes

The neighbourhood in which a child grows-up can greatly influence their developmental outcomes and opportunities for success. Understanding how to build effective structures and systems within those communities is therefore critical for the long term health and well-being of children and their families.

 


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Past Events in this Series

CHANGE MAKERS    Social Identity: The Creative Power of Groups to Improve Community Well-Being

Change Makers Series

CHANGE MAKERS Social Identity: The Creative Power of Groups to Improve Community Well-Being

Social innovation happens when people from different backgrounds and experiences come together to share knowledge and ideas that address important issues facing society. Through CIFAR’s national dialogue series, research and community leaders are invited to engage in conversation around new ways of thinking and acting to drive social change and community well-being.

05.02.2015
CHANGE MAKERS Researching with Communities

Change Makers Series

CHANGE MAKERS Researching with Communities

Thursday November 26, 9:00 am - 12:30 pm

26.11.2015
CHANGE MAKERS  From evidence to action: Inspiring ideas for happier communities

Change Makers Series

CHANGE MAKERS From evidence to action: Inspiring ideas for happier communities

Social innovation happens when people from different backgrounds and experiences come together to share knowledge and ideas that address important issues facing society. Through CIFAR’s national dialogue series, research and community leaders are invited to engage in conversation around new ways of thinking and acting to drive social change and community well-being.

21.04.2015

Upcoming Events

David Dodge CIFAR Lecture: Robotics, AI, and the Future of Work

Jun 13

Fairmont Château Laurier Drawing Room 1 Rideau Street Ottawa

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