SARAVYC Spotlight

SARAVYC receives 7-year CIHR Foundation Grant

We are pleased to announce that we received the Canadian Institutes of Health Research Foundation Grant. SARAVYC is one of only 9 in BC (75 Canada) to be successful in the grant competition and received $2,994,951 to continue our valuable work. For the next seven years, the grant will support research our multi-disciplinary, mixed-methods research group […]

Being Safe, Being Me in the Prairie Provinces: Results of the Canadian Trans Youth Health Survey in Saskatchewan & Manitoba.

Being Safe, Being Me in the Prairie Provinces: Results of the Canadian Trans Youth Health Survey in Saskatchewan & Manitoba.

This regional report is a part of a larger project, The Canadian Trans Youth Health Survey. Researchers from universities and other organizations in Canada created the survey, which was administered online to 923 participants across Canada, with 67 respondents coming from the Prairie Provinces (Saskatchewan & Manitoba). Two different surveys were distributed: one to younger […]

Supporting LGBTQ Youth

Supporting LGBTQ Youth

For full report, click here: LGBTQ School-Based Interventions for BC Report

Taylor C., Peter T., Edkins T., Campbell C., Émond G., & Saewyc E. (2016). The National Inventory of School District Interventions in Support of LGBTQ Student Wellbeing: Final Report. Vancouver, BC: Stigma and Resilience Among Vulnerable Youth Centre, University of British Columbia

Taylor C., Peter T., Edkins T., Campbell C., Émond G., & Saewyc E. (2016). The National Inventory of School District Interventions in Support of LGBTQ Student Wellbeing: Final Report. Vancouver, BC: Stigma and Resilience Among Vulnerable Youth Centre, University of British Columbia

A new national SARAVYC survey headed by The University of Winnipeg’s Dr. Catherine Taylor finds that most Canadian school administrators want to offer specific supports to enhance the safety and wellbeing of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, Two Spirit, queer and questioning (LGBTQ) students. The study surveyed 141 Canadian school districts, including rural, urban, regional; French, […]

Infographic for Canadian Trans Youth Health Survey

Infographic for Canadian Trans Youth Health Survey

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Dr. Christine Wekerle

Dr. Christine Wekerle

Welcome! Dr. Wekerle will be visiting Vancouver on April 7th to connect with SARAVYC researchers and Vancouver community research partners. She will be giving two talks: Using Art to Enhance Clinical Learning: The Engaging and Educating in Child Maltreatment Course 12:30pm Room T206 3rd Floor, Koerner Pavillion read more The Maltreatment and Adolescent Pathways Projects: Findings on Risks […]

Please Welcome Our New Post-Doctoral Fellows

Please Welcome Our New Post-Doctoral Fellows

Please Welcome Jones Adjei and Ryan Watson! Our new Post-Doctoral Fellows! Dr. Jones Adjei The Case of Ghana.”is a social demographer from the Department of Sociology at Queen’s University at Kingston, Ontario. His doctoral research, Contextual Influences on Family Role Transitions in Sub-Saharan Africa: The Case of Ghana, explored the region’s intricately linked sociocultural and economic […]

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