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Elder Care: Healthy Caregiving

Date: Thursday, March 28, 2019 Time: 12:00 – 1:30 pm Location: Koffler Student Services Centre, 214 College St., Room 313 Caregiving is very special. Watching someone you love become ill and gradually lose his/her memory and abilities can be very hard on you as well as your family. You need to take care of yourself … Read More

Women’s Wellness @ Student Family Housing: Healthy Eating

Date: Wednesday, March 27, 2019 Time: 10:00 – 11:30 am Location: Student Family Housing Join Food Share in a community food workshop where the focus is on healthy eating within a budget due to an expected rise in food prices.  You will be introduced to Canada’s new Food Guide, mindful eating, how to plan meals for the week, … Read More

Raising Sexually Healthy Children (U of T Scarborough)

Date: Tuesday, March 26, 2019 Time: 12:00 – 1:30 pm Location: University of Toronto Scarborough Campus, Room AA160 This inclusive workshop will help parents talk about safety, boundaries and sexual health education with children and pre-teens. Attend the workshop and you will: Learn about children’s sexual growth and development Help children learn how to protect … Read More

Breastfeeding 101

Date: Friday, March 22, 2019 Time: 12:00 – 1:00 pm Location: Koffler Student Services Centre, 214 College St., Room 313 An opportunity for women planning/trying to breastfeed to ask questions and to learn valuable tips on how to breastfeed. Facilitator: Dr. Jack Newman, MD, FRCPC Please register early, space is limited!  All University of Toronto students, … Read More

Life Management Series for Students: Advocating for Oneself & One’s Family through Letters & Email

Date: Wednesday, March 20, 2019 Time: 2:30 – 4:30 pm Location: Koffler Student Services Centre, 214 College St., Room 313 A workshop series designed to empower students to find a better balance between academic life and caring for others. Students with family responsibilities have a lot on their plate! When a problem arises – be it … Read More

Women’s Wellness @ Student Family Housing: Communication and Healthy Relationships

Date: Wednesday, March 20, 2019 Time: 10:00 – 11:30 am Location: Student Family Housing Healthy relationships and families are key to our well-being. We look to our partners and families as a place of refuge and support, but they can also be a place of stress, especially if we are not communicating well. In this interactive workshop we … Read More

Elder Care: Parkinson’s Disease 101

Date: Wednesday, March 13, 2019 Time: 12:00 – 1:30 pm Location: Koffler Student Services Centre, 214 College St., Room 313 In this workshop presented by Parkinson Canada, the facilitator will: Provide a brief overview of Parkinson’s disease Review the motor and non-motor symptoms of Parkinson’s Explain the importance of taking medications on time Provide tips … Read More

March Break Activity: Birds!

Date: Wednesday, March 13, 2019 Time: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Location: Hart House, East Common Room Join us for a morning of various bird-related crafts for children ages 0 to 12 years of age. We will be making bird feeders, nest paintings, bird hats/masks and bird colouring; we will also have book readings every … Read More

March Break Activity: Astronomy for Kids FULL

Date: Tuesday, March 12, 2019 Time: 7:30 pm Location: TBA Join us as we fly through the solar system in the planetarium show and visit the observation floor. Gaze through a telescope and view the city line or if the night is clear, observe planets and/or stars! Children are to be supervised by parents/caregivers at all … Read More

March Break Events: Bowl of Words – A Writing Workshop for Families

Date: Tuesday, March 12, 2019 Time: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Location: Centre for International Experience, Baldwin Room What would it be like to write together? What might you say? How would you start? Would a bowl of words help? In this workshop, let yourself be guided on a writing spree of stories, poems, lists, letters … Read More