Culturally Relevant Urban Wellness Program (CRUW)


Project leads: Jeffrey J. Schiffer, PhD Candidate, Columbia University and Eduardo Jovel, Professor, Faculty of Land and Food Systems.

Impact: CRUW as a support for youth acknowledging land in a context of healing, growth, self-reflection, and personal and community development.

Project Partners: Vancouver Aboriginal Child and Family Services Society, Indigenous Research Partnerships at UBC’s Faculty of Land and Food Systems, Centre for Sustainable Food Systems at UBC Farm, and Pacific Community Resources Society.

Project Support: Advanced Consortium on Cooperation, Conflict and Complexity (AC4) at Earth Institute, Columbia University; Province of British Columbia’s Community Action Initiative (CAI); the Vancouver Foundation.

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