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About the Digital Connections Hub

The Digital Connections Hub presents evidence-based child welfare research and resources related to COVID-19 and other potential health crises. It facilitates easy access to resources for children and youth, service providers, families and caregivers, governments, and the general public who share a concern for children in care and the wellbeing of children and youth in general.

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March 3, 2021

High School Graduates at a Crossroads for Enrolling in Post-Secondary During COVID-19

Students who are finishing high school and are thinking about post-secondary education are faced with difficult decisions. While some students are open to the idea of remote learning, some are choosing to defer their start dates with the hope that in-person learning will return in the coming semesters. Students who began their post-secondary education during […]

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February 23, 2021

Youth and Substance use During COVID-19

Physical distancing measures have been an important tool in slowing the spread of COVID-19. These measures, however, are having dire implications on people who use substances – a population that is seeing record number deaths from drug overdose in the last year. Media attention of the overdose crisis has focused on adults, even though in […]

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For information with regards to possible partnership, research collaboration, and/or sponsorship opportunities, please contact us:

Nathalie Reid, PhD
Phone: 306-585-4543

Susana Prado, MSW
Program Manager
Phone: 306-585-4723