The 2018 Dr. Eric Jackman Lecture: Youth Homelessness

December 4, 2018 @ 8:30 am – 1:30 pm
Novotel Hotel, Paris B Ballroom
3670 Hurontario St
Mississauga, ON L5A 2G9

The LaMarsh Centre for Child & Youth Research at York University
together with United Way Greater Toronto are pleased to co-host the

2018 Dr. Eric Jackman Lecture
Youth Homelessness

This half-day lecture and interactive panel will discuss and explore:

  • Why the current response to youth homelessness in Canada is not working
  • How we can create better outcomes for young people if we focus on prevention
    The time is right! Canada is poised to become the international leader in how to prevent and end youth homelessnes


Ruth Crammond, Vice President,
Community Investment and Development,
United Way Greater Toronto


Stephen Gaetz, Director of the Canadian Observatory on Homelessness & Professor in the Faculty of Education, York University

Special guest panelists will include community leaders from the non-profit sector and York University.

This unique partnership is part of York University’s goals for knowledge mobilization and community engagement and is generously supported by Dr. Eric Jackman through the Jackman Foundation. The Jackman Foundation has a special interest in human psychology and child development.

Refreshments provided
Space for this lecture is limited
RSVP by NOV 23 at: