Young Indigenous Research Team

About the Young Indigenous Research Team (YIRT)

The YIRT are a group of young Indigenous researchers who have come together to work on projects that support Indigenous youth and improve their health and well-being. If you would like to learn more about the YIRT or have any questions, please email

YIRT projects

Raven's Children V Infographic

YIRT members have created an infographic to accompany the Raven’s Children V report. The infographic focuses on some of the barriers faced by Indigenous youth, as well protective factors that can promote positive outcomes for Indigenous youth.


Building school connectedness among urban Indigenous youth

The YIRT's first project, a fact sheet about building school connectedness among urban Indigenous youth.