Tag Archives: youth

Significant increase in concussions among Ontario children and youth: York U study

Toronto, Dec. 5, 2014 – The number of children and youth treated for concussions in both emergency departments and physicians' offices in Ontario increased significantly between 2003 and 2010, with falls, hockey and skating injuries identified as the leading causes of pediatric concussion, according to a new joint study out of York University and the […]

New program at York University will help organizations provide better services to youth

TORONTO, December 2, 2014 –York University is launching a new program that will provide diverse research and evaluation supports to the grassroots youth-serving sector to improve outcomes and promote the well-being of Ontario youth. The Youth Research and Evaluation Exchange will provide the youth sector with resources and opportunities to share and use research on […]

Re-Imagining Our Response to Youth Homelessness: A Canadian and Global Perspective

TORONTO, November 23, 2012 – York University joins United Way York Region in presenting a research forum, ‘Re-Imagining Our Response to Youth Homelessness: A Canadian and Global Perspective,’ on Nov. 26. The forum will explore some of the underlying principles and practices that Canada applies when approaching youth homelessness in comparison to elsewhere in the […]