Get Involved

Get involved

There are many different ways to become part of the McCreary team and support the exciting work we do.

To find out more about these and other opportunities, contact

Join the Youth Advisory & Action Council (YAC)

The YAC is a group of youth leaders aged 15 to 24 who develop projects to improve youth health, including organizing ‘by youth for youth’ workshops and events.

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The YAC accepts new members on an ongoing basis. Contact yac[at] to find out how to join.

Join the Youth Research Academy(YRA)

The YRA is a group of youth aged 16 to 24 with experience of the government care system. Members of the YRA are trained to conduct research projects of interest to youth in and from government care and the agencies that serve them.

To learn more click here.

YRA cohorts run annually. Contact to join.


Métis Youth Health Researcher

McCreary is hiring a Métis Youth Health Researcher. In consultation with Métis communities, the Métis Youth Health Researcher will analyze the responses of Métis students who completed the 2008, 2013 and 2018 BC Adolescent Health Survey (BC AHS), and produce a community-friendly report that will be used to assist Métis communities and government agencies in planning policies and programs for Métis young people in BC.

For more information on this position, click here.

For a detailed job description, click here.


McCreary Centre Society is a registered charity. By donating to McCreary you are supporting research, evaluation and community based projects to improve youth health in British Columbia.

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