Given our expertise, provincial and federal governments and not-for-profit organizations ask us for advice on their evidence-based policy decision-making, practices, and programs. Past collaborators include Employment and Social Development Canada, Veterans Affairs Canada, Institute for Research on Public Policy (IRPP), Caregivers Alberta, Seniors Association of Greater Edmonton (SAGE), and the GEF Seniors Housing. Here’s a sample of reports (graduate students * are co-authors).

Canada’s Care Economy: A conceptual framework, written by Dana Wray, Jane Badets, Norah Keating, and Janet Fast and released by Statistics Canada, November 2023.

Caregiving for older adults with disabilities: Present costs, Future Challenges written by Janet Fast and released by the IRPP, December 2015

World Report on Aging and Health released by the World Health Organization, September 2015. Norah Keating contributed to the conceptual framework and writing of the report.

Intergenerational relationships: experiences and attitudes in the new millenium written by N. Keating, D. Kwan, S. Hillcoat-Nalletamby, and V. Burholt (2015), a report to the UK Government’s Foresight Future of Ageing project.

Assessing the needs of employed caregivers and employers, a report written by N. Keating, J. Eales, S. Donalds*, and J. Fast (May 2015) for Caregivers Alberta