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Canadian Council on Social Development
P.O. Box 13713
Kanata, ON K2K 1X6

Tel: (613) 236-8977
Fax: (613) 236-2750

Meet the Author

Louise HanveyLouise Hanvey has been the Project Director for the Canadian Council on Social Development's Progress of Canada's Children and Youth for the past five editions. She was the research director and a principal author of the Health of Canada's Children: A CICH Profile, Editions 1 and 2. Louise also facilitated the development of Health Canada's Family-Centred Maternity and Newborn Care: National Guidelines, and was the principal editor of that document. Louise has been working in research and advocacy regarding children and youth for over 20 years. She has a Bachelor of Nursing from the University of Manitoba (1974) and a Masters of Health Administration from the University of Ottawa (1981). Louise works with young people at the Sexual Health Centre, City of Ottawa Public Health Department as a public health nurse.

About the CCSD

The Canadian Council on Social Development (CCSD) is a non-governmental, not-for-profit organization which was founded in 1920. Our mission is to develop and promote progressive social policies inspired by social justice, equality and the empowerment of individuals and communities. We do this through research, consultation, public education and advocacy. Our main product is information. Our sources of funding include research contracts, the sale of publications, membership revenues, and donations.

We welcome new members, both individuals and organizations. For membership information or to subscribe to the CCSD newsletter, please visit the CCSD main website.

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