Relevant Research for Parents/Caregivers
"From Research and Planning to Action for Children ...."
We are very dedicated to the development and use of local (as well as internationally recognised) research.
From time to time we may post links to surveys or opinion polls we are conducting to hear your voice on issues related to your children and the needs of your family.
Relevant Research Papers
Below are some links to a few articles, reports, maps and resources that we hope may be of value to you.
Talk with Kids 8 -12 has different subject matters that give you suggestions or ways of talking with your child/teen about tough issues such as: Sex, Violence, Alcohol and Drug abuse. This site also has a section on the top 10 tips on how to open the lines of communication with your child/teen and keep it open through their ever-changing world.
Psychological & Social World of Children, Dr. Schonert-Reichl, UBC
We would like to hear from you about what research information regarding the healthy development of children, families, and community programs you would like to see posted on this site. Please share it with us here.