The CICH Profile evaluates and summarizes data on the health and well-being of Canadian children and youth through graphs, tables and commentaries covering a broad range of health indicators.
The Canadian Institute of Child Health (CICH) is a national non-profit organization, founded in 1977 to promote the health and well-being of all children and youth in Canada. CICH has published three hard copy editions of The Profile and is the lead coordinating organization of this on-line version.
“A new study has found that people in Ontario who struggle to afford food cost the health-care system more – in some cases more than twice as much – than those who don’t, prompting one researcher to call for a guaranteed annual income to address the ‘crisis.’”Read More »
CICH gratefully acknowledges the Canadian Institutes of Health Research for supporting the development of the Profile web portal.