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Canadian Research Network for Care in the Community

Alternate Name OCR
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Toronto Downtown
Address & Map
Ryerson University
350 Victoria St
Toronto, ON M5B 2K3
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Intersection Yonge St and Dundas St E
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free occasional parking on the street
Description and Services
Description (Service) A dynamic affiliation of academic and community researchers, community service providers, consumers and policy makers. Encourages collaborative, community-driven research and knowledge translation in home and community care. 
Network Objectives: 
* Raise the profile of the home and community care sector as a whole. 
* Build and disseminate evidence on home and community care and its critical role within the continuum of health and social care. 
* Transfer evidence-based knowledge about home and community care to community agencies, government and the broader community. 
* Actively engage community partners in the conceptualization and interpretation/analysis of community-based research.
Hours There are no office hours.
Areas Served Canada
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Visit website * to become a member, use online registration form at
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Service Categories Networking/Relationship Building Support ; Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Life Care Planning Issues ; Social Sciences and Humanities Research
Contact Information
Office Phone 416-979-5000 ext 7045
Fax 416-979-5110
Social Media Twitter
Primary Executive Janet Lum, Co-Chair; Email:
Alternate Executive Paul Williams, Co-Chair; Email:
Other Details
Established 2005
Funding Federal - Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC) ; Private - Ryerson University
Resources Website
Accreditation No

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