How to Talk to Your Kids About Racism
by amandacheung on July 6, 2020 at 8:49 am
Race is a complex but necessary topic we should be considering to discuss in our homes, and especially with our... Read more »
15 Summer Activities for Families
by amandacheung on June 16, 2020 at 11:51 am
While it might feel like we’ve hit pause on “normal” life this summer, that doesn’t mean we have to spend... Read more »
Family Care Office: Service Update
Date: June 15, 2020
We remain open and available to provide support to members of our community. As of Tuesday, March 17, 2020, we will predominately be providing our services remotely through phone and videoconferencing. We encourage individuals to contact us by phone or email to set-up an appointment. We remain dedicated to ensuring our services remain accessible and uphold our commitment to confidentiality and privacy. Please note that we will not be taking drop-in appointments at this time. Our Office hours are Monday to Friday, from 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. To access support, we request that individuals e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call (416-978-0951) to book an appointment. For more information, please visit our website at https://familycare.utoronto.ca/ All information regarding the University’s response to the COVID-19 coronavirus can be found on the University of Toronto website. Responses to many Frequently Asked Questions from the U of T community about the coronavirus are also available.
FCO Child Care Exchange/Sharing
Date: June 14, 2020
Are you a current U of T student/staff/faculty parent? Join our Facebook Group: FCO Child Care Exchange/Sharing to connect with others you can exchange/share child care with . Please send us an email with your student or employee personnel number to confirm your status with U of T.
Children’s Physical Activities by KPE & HartHouse
Date: June 11, 2020
Although the gyms may be closed, there are some great activities being offered for children to stay active! Learn more about Kids Gym and Cardio Dance Party: Family Rhythm offered by KPE. You can also join HartHouse every Sunday morning for Family Fun.
Redefining Traditional: Making Higher Education Family-Friendly
Date: May 22, 2020
Open to students across all post-secondary institutions, Redefining Traditional is an online community for student parents, their partners and supporters. This community aims to equip student parents with the tools needed to successfully navigate their multifarious roles, engage them to join a cross-institutional community of belonging, and support them by facilitating productive dialogue among advocates and change-makers. Learn more here.
Kids and Company: Kidco at Home
Date: April 22, 2020
Kids and Company has created Kidco at Home, an online family resource centre to support families in keeping their small ones occupied and learning, along with some parenting resources for adults. You’ll find a variety of curriculum activities, virtual events, reading resources, webinars and more.