Frequently Asked Questions

What is this study? Who runs it?

We are a research team based out of the University of Toronto Sociology Department. The team is led by Professor Melissa Milkie.

What is this research about?

We are interested in how the pandemic has reshaped the family and social lives of parents and young adults living in Canada and the United States. We want to hear about experiences with family time, well-being, and school or work.

Am I eligible?

We are no longer collecting data for this study. Thank you for your interest!

How do I know you are safe or trustworthy?

This study has been reviewed and cleared by the University of Toronto Research Ethics Board. Your data is kept confidential and your name is not attached to any recordings. General results from the study will be used for analytical purposes but information will not be identifiable.

What do you plan to do with this study?

We are producing social research on how the COVID-19 pandemic and resulting economic situation has impacted these two distinct groups. We plan to use this data in academic publications to learn more about parents’ and young adults’ time.

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