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Missing Family Dynamics

Dr. Mark Milke considers the role of family factors in changing rates of poverty and inequality, ...

Are Fractured Families Income-Busters?

OTTAWA, ON – The debate over income inequality and poverty in Canada is a hot topic that ha...

The Daycare Lobby's Misogyny

Does anyone remember “women’s liberation?” It was a movement that called for re...

Few Same Sex Marriages, Religious Freedom Concerns

Ray Pennings, Cardus Vice-President on Australian radio Hope 103.2 to discuss the Canadian experi...

Andrea Mrozek on The Andrew Lawton Show, AM980

Andrea Mrozek appears on AM980 Radio in London, ON to discuss the new Cardus Family report, Build...

Andrea Mrozek on SiriusXM Canada

Andrea Mrozek appears on National Post Radio via Sirius XM Satellite Radio to discuss the new Cen...

Building Instability

The new 2016 Census family data has been released. This new information will help us understand h...

Family census data presents new challenges for the Church

Deborah Gyapong reports on the new Census 2016 data in the Catholic Register.

More Canadians living with Grandparents according to new Census

Tasha Kheiriddin welcomes Andrea Mrozek of Cardus Family to look forward to what the new Census i...

Andrea Mrozek on Ottawa's CFRA

Andrea Mrozek speaks with Brian Lilley on Ottawa’s CFRA radio about the recently release Ce...

Canadian family stability

Andrea Mrozek discusses the new census information with Danielle Smith on AM770 radio in Calgary.

Increased Family Complexity Masks Family Instability

OTTAWA, ON – The latest Canadian family census data show that Canada is charting a course t...

Census reveals more Canadians living in multi-generational households

Andrea Mrozek speaks with Tasha Kheiriddin on AM640 in Toronto about what the decline in marriage...

How “Women’s Equality” is Used as a Pawn in Daycare Policy

In Women Are Key for Future Growth: Evidence from Canada the International Monetary Fund recommen...

Responding to the Sexual Revolution

Glynn Harrison’s new book A Better Story: God, Sex and Human Flourishing (Inter Varsity Pre...

Bursting the universal daycare bubble

Read the full article in the Record here.

What Should Parents Think About Bill 89?

A spate of media articles has caused Ontario parents real concern. Here’s what happened and...

Cardus What Makes A Good City Forum

At the Cardus What Makes A Good City Forum we asked Cardus experts Milton Friesen, Andrew Bennett...

Avenues of Absent Children

In the second of our series from Cardus’ What Makes A Good City forum, Andrea Mrozek ponder...

Internal Documents Detail Toronto's Daycare Surplus

INTERNAL DOCUMENTS DETAIL TORONTO’S DAYCARE SURPLUSFreedom of information request uncovers ...

The Empty Daycare Dilemma

Data obtained by Cardus Family shows a shocking number of subsidized daycare spots sit empty even...

Toronto's Increasing Daycare Surplus

Summary Internal City of Toronto documents access through a Freedom of Information request indi...

All the Daycare Research That's Fit to Print

A study the media ignored In March 2017, two Canadian economists, Steven Lehrer of Queen’...

At the Heart of Health, Continued

In the second installment of a two part article, Cardus Family's Andrea Mrozek sits down with...

At The Heart of Health

Cardus Family's Andrea Mrozek sits down with Dr. Sue Johnson, creator of a highly effective s...

Celebrating Women

Do we know what Canadians think about women's issues and how they connect to politics, culture an...

Parental Discipline

Download the full PDF here Listen as Program Director Andrea Mrozek explains the significance of...

Top Five Family Issues of 2016

5. Second verse, same as the first! Bill S-206 rises again The one thing you can’t say abo...

Review: To Whom Do Children Belong?

Melissa Moschella. To Whom Do Children Belong? Parental Rights, Civic Education, and Children&rsq...

Supporting Natural Caregivers

As Canada is experiencing a demographic shift towards an aging society, the growing demand on nat...

Parents, Working and Home

Recently released Statistics Canada data say the number of stay-at-home parents has been declinin...

Is God transgender?

Mark Sameth is a rabbi in New York, affiliated with the Reform offshoot of Judaism. Writing recen...

Exploiting women through childcare

Canadians might assume family policies aim to help families. Certainly, in the last election camp...

Taking Pressure Off the Foster-Care System

The number of foster parents in Canada is dwindling. Morag Demers, senior analyst with the Ontari...

Headquarters: Cardus Family

SUMMER 2016 | Family is the first institution we meet. We're born into it. In a transactional wor...

The Canada Family Life Project

Canadians place a high value on family. Yet a number of obstacles threaten their ability to achie...

Cardus Family Launch: Canada Family Life Project

Please join us as we launch Cardus Family with our research release The Canada Family Life Proj...

A Statistical Overview of Palliative Care in Canada

This brief provides a national snapshot, identifying the gaps in data collection. It then provide...

A is for Attachment

"Sp'e'qum." This word was the theme for the Early Years Conference 2016 held in Vancouver earlier...

Business Gone Quiet

Canadian businesses tend to be leading players in public policy debates, pushing governments to a...

How the #changeroomproject isolates people

I was just a teenager when I began swimming at Hart House, a University of Toronto athletics faci...

Families in the Federal Budget 2016

The family benefits include more money given directly to most parents, and these benefits extend ...

Cardus Statement on the Institute of Marriage and Family Canada

February 9, 2016—The IMFC is being transitioned to Cardus as part of Cardus' ongoing work a...