Latest Report

Blunt Talk: Harms associated with early and frequent marijuana use among BC youth

Blunt Talk is McCreary's latest report using data from the fifth BC Adolescent Health Survey. The findings provide a snapshot of marijuana use among BC youth and identify where use is linked to negative health consequences.

AHS Youth Resources


Youth Action Grants (YAG) - Grants up to $500 for youth-led projects

The Youth Action Grants (YAG) are a project of the McCreary Youth Advisory & Action Council (YAC). The YAGs were created to provide BC youth (ages 12-19) from school districts that participated in the 2013 BC Adolescent Health Survey, the opportunity to deliver a project which aims to improve youth health in their school or community.

New Resources

School-based interventions to reduce health disparities among LGBTQ youth: Considering the evidence

A joint report from McCreary and SARAVYC (UBC) shows LGBTQ support programs in schools could reduce suicide attempts, binge drinking and other health risk behaviours among students.

McCreary News

Spring Newsletter

Click here to download McCreary's Spring Newsletter, including a tribute to the late Dr. Roger Tonkin, founder of the McCreary Centre Society.