Posts Tagged ‘Social Work’

Kai Bighorn missed out on normal teenage life while caring for his sick father. Martin Dee Photograph

Unpaid and invisible: Canada’s young caregivers

Nov. 1, 2012 | Filed under: UBC Reports Stories | Tags: , , , , , , ,

When Kai Bighorn was in high school, he spent more time counting pills for his dad than doing “normal teenage things.”

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Affordable housing elusive for new Canadians in Vancouver, Toronto and Montreal

Mar. 14, 2012 | Filed under: Media Release, News Feed | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

With housing prices at record levels, a University of British Columbia-led study finds that new Canadians are struggling to find adequate and affordable housing in the country’s three largest cities.

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