Get Involved

Get involved

There are many different ways to become part of the McCreary team and support the exciting work we do.

    • Join McCreary's Board of Directors
    • Become a member
    • Join the Student Research Group
    • Partner with McCreary on research

To find out more about these and other opportunities, visit our Partnerships page, or contact

Join the Youth Advisory & Action Council (YAC)

The YAC is a group of youth leaders aged 15 to 24 who develop projects to improve youth health, including organizing ‘by youth for youth’ workshops and events.

To learn more click here.

The YAC accepts new members on an ongoing basis. Contact yac[at] to find out how to join.

Join the Youth Research Academy(YRA)

The YRA is a group of youth aged 16 to 24 with experience of the government care system. Members of the YRA are trained to conduct research projects of interest to youth in and from government care and the agencies that serve them.

To learn more click here.

YRA cohorts run annually. Contact to join.


McCreary Centre Society is a registered charity. By donating to McCreary you are supporting research, evaluation and community based projects to improve youth health in British Columbia.

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