Clients & Projects


  • Foundations
  • Government of Canada
  • Province of British Columbia
  • Province of Saskatchewan
  • Government of Northwest Territories
  • Municipal governments
  • BC Society of Transition Houses
  • Indigenous Perspectives Society
  • BC Association of Aboriginal Friendship Societies
  • First Nations Councils and communities
  • Universities
  • Health Authorities
  • School Districts
  • Yukon-Kuskokwim Health Corporation in Alaska

A Sample of  Recent Projects


  • Proof of concept evaluation of demonstration project for Aboriginal children with complex medical health care needs
  • Process and summative evaluation of preventative program for high risk, pregnant, substance using women
  • Development of Evaluation Toolkit and Framework for FASD Prevention and Supportive intervention Programs
  • Indigenous Cultural Competency Training Evaluation
  • BC Key Worker and Parent Support Program Evaluation
  • Youth Outreach Program Evaluation
  • Participatory evaluation of transition housing for women 55+ in Vancouver and Montreal
  • Quasi-experimental assessment of youth homelessness prevention
  • Evaluation of housing access for immigrant and refugee women leaving violence


  • Study on improving educational outcomes for children and youth in/from care
  • Study of non-Health Authority funded Residential Substance Use Services
  • Peer review of a social and cultural management plan
  • Clinical toolkit re: violence involving Indigenous women and their families (produced for the Native Women’s Association of Canada)
  • Substance Use Treatment and Care for Women with FASD
  • Alternative Social Services Delivery Feasibility Study (2008 & 2011) – First Nation of Na-Cho Nyak Dun
  • Promoting Promising Outcomes for Youth Leaving Care
  • Mental Wellness Toolkit (produced for the Council for Yukon First Nations)
  • Promising Approaches to Substance Use Treatment and Care for Women with FASD Parenting with FASD
  • FASD and the Criminal Legal System
  • FASD & Employment
  • Healthy Communities, Mothers and Children

Policy Development & Project Co-ordination

  • Restructuring Review of a First Nations health and social services department with recommendations for the functions and organizational structure to most effectively meet the needs of the community/members
  • Redesign of Aboriginal Operational Practice Standards and Indicators for Delegated BC Aboriginal Child and Family Service Agencies
  • Improving Relationships Between Family Caregivers & Health Care Providers
  • Mentorship and Professional Development in BC’s Aboriginal Non-profit Sector

Education, Curriculum Design

  • Integrated Case Management (produced for BC Ministry of Children and Family Development)
  • Participatory evaluation workshops
  • Course development for the UVic Schools of Child and Youth Care and Social Work
  • Family Caregivers Network Caregivers Resource Guide (1st edition)