South Vancouver Island, Vancouver and Thompson Cariboo Shuswap AHS Reports
Following the release earlier this year of the provincial findings of the 2013 BC Adolescent Health Survey, which was completed by close to 30,000 BC students in Grades 7-12, McCreary is pleased to announce the release of the results for the South Vancouver Island, Vancouver and Thompson Cariboo Shuswap regions
South Vancouver Island
To download a copy of the South Vancouver Island report, please click here.
To view the media release for the South Vancouver Island report, please click here.
Report Launches - Vancouver, Thompson Cariboo Shuswap and South Vancouver Island results of the 2013 BC Adolescent Health Survey
McCreary will be hosting webinar presentations promoting the launch of our most recent reports. One is on the health of youth in Vancouver, the other on youth in Thompson Cariboo Shuswap.
Following the earlier release of the 2013 BC AHS provincial results, these reports continue the series of 16 that will profile the health of youth in each area of the province. Each presentation will be 45 minutes long, followed by time for questions and discussion with the hosts.
The Thompson Cariboo Shuswap presentations will be held on:
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.
To learn more about the YAG application process, click here.
To download a copy of the application form, click here.
BC AHS Youth Film
Leading BC figures provided commentary on the AHS findings in the film below, featuring Mary Ellen Turpel-Lafond, the Representative for Children and Youth, and Bob Lenarduzzi, owner of the Vancouver Whitecaps.