Policywise For Children & Families

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PolicyWise for Children & Families exists to improve well-being by leading , creating, enabling and mobilizing research and evaluation for evidence-informed policy and practice. PolicyWise also operates the Child & Youth DataLaboratory(CYDL), which links administrative data collected across all child and youth serving government ministries. In 2016, SAGE (Secondary Analysis to Generate Evidence) was also created, which is a repository that housesquality data about child and youth development, health and well-being. We provide services that promote good data management, increase research productivity, and expedite knowledge translation.


  • map-pointCharitable Organization

  • map-pointBusiness Number: 889801908RR0001

  • map-point28 full-time staff

  • map-pointNo contact email on record

2017 Revenues: $6,915,011

<b>109240</b>: Total cash given to the charity for which tax receipts were issued.
<b>0</b>: Total amount of non-cash gifts (e.g. securities, equipment, buildings, artwork, other in-kind gifts) made to the charity for which tax receipts were issued.
<b>238917</b>: Total amount received from other registered charities.
<b>398416</b>: Charities don’t issue tax receipts when a donor can’t be identified or doesn't want one. This category also includes collection boxes.
<b>5176603</b>: Total amount received from any level of government in Canada.
<b>991835</b>: Income that doesn’t fit into other categories, such as sales revenue, interest and investment income, membership fees, etc.

2017 Expenditures: $6,050,383

<b>5182523</b>: Total amount spent on charitable programs. "Programs" cover all charitable activities the organization carries out on its own.
<b>0</b>: Total amount spent on fundraising, including office expenses, overhead, promotion costs, etc.
<b>867859</b>: Total amount spent on management and administration, including board meetings, accounting, rent, office supplies, etc.
<b>0</b>: Total amount of gifts to qualified organizations. The majority of these donees are registered charities but some other organizations qualify as well.
<b>1</b>: Expenses that don’t fit into another category, including political activities.

Assets, 2017 Year End: $18,512,566

<b>6790386</b>: Total cash readily available.
<b>991078</b>: Amounts owed by individuals and organizations.
<b>3162652</b>: Amounts invested in individuals and organizations
<b>1680286</b>: Land and buildings at fair market value as well as equipment, vehicles, etc. The figure is net accumulated ammortization.
<b>5888164</b>: Assets not falling under one of the other categories.

Liabilities, 2017 Year End: $10,274,532

<b>422384</b>: Short-term portion of debt obligations such as loans, mortgages, notes, and payments due for goods and services received.
<b>0</b>: Amounts owing to founders, directors/trustees and like officials, non-arm’s length employees or members.
<b>9852148</b>: Liabilities not falling under one of the other categories.

Worldwide Locations

Policywise For Children & Families's headquarters is located at 601, 9925-109 Street, Edmonton AB, T5K2J8.

Breakdown of Programs

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