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Elder Abuse: What You Need to Know

Elder abuse is a growing area of concern in Ontario. This workshop will be helpful for family members, carers, and service providers who will learn about elder abuse and the forms of elder abuse including financial abuse and scams, how to spot elder abuse, steps to take if someone is being abused, safety planning, and … Read More

For Dads by Dads: How to Build Awesome Kids & Have Fun Doing It

Description: Gather with other dads to discuss experiences and how to navigate challenges and find your place in parenting.  Presenter: The Peel Family Education Centre (FEC) has been offering peer-support parenting courses, workshops, meet up groups and book clubs throughout the region of Peel since 1974. All of their Parent Educators are certified with FEC in … Read More

Strengthening Your Step Family

Gather with other step parents to discuss the experiences specific to blended families and how to navigate the challenges and find your place in parenting. Learning outcomes: Examine the dynamic of blended families and how you can build a cohesive blended family that connects, communicates and cooperates. Adding another parent and/or children can be disruptive … Read More

November 2024

Parenthood through Surrogacy Wednesday, November 13 • 12:00 – 1:00 pm Pregnancy and Parental Leave Planning for Postdoctoral Fellows in CUPE Local 3902 (Unit 5) Thursday, November 14 • 12:00 – 1:30 pm

October 2024

Will my child be negatively impacted by my divorce? Tuesday, October 8 • 12:00 – 1:00 pm Parenthood through Gamete Donation Wednesday, October 9 • 12:00 – 1:00 pm

Working with a Fertility Clinic

Discover the uniqueness of every person’s fertility journey and explore your options with expert guidance. Join us to gain insights into navigating fertility support for everyone and find answers to your questions about working with a fertility clinic. Facilitators:  Mount Sinai Fertility This webinar is hosted in collaboration with Mount Sinai Fertility. Registration required. University of … Read More

September 2024

Planning for Pregnancy and Beyond Wednesday, September 11 • 4:30 – 6:00 pm Pregnancy/Parental/Adoption/Primary Caregiver Leaves for Staff Members Friday, September 13 • 12:00 – 1:00 pm Why do I keep spinning my wheels since my divorce? Tuesday, September 17 • 12:00 – 1:00 pm Orientation for Students with Family Responsibilities Friday, September 20 • … Read More

Baby & Toddler Talks: Sleep Issues (Session #2: Toddlers)

In this workshop, you will learn about your toddler’s (1-3 years old) sleep patterns. Healthy sleep habits will be discussed including: • The importance of bedtime routine • How to deal with frequent night waking • How to cope with early morning risers • How to encourage your toddler to sleep in their own bed. … Read More

August 2024

Preparing for Early Years Childcare Tuesday, August 13 • 12:00 – 1:00 pm Pregnancy/Parental/Adoption/Primary Caregiver Leaves for Staff Members Wednesday, August 14 • 12:00 – 1:00 pm Pregnancy/Parental/Adoption/Primary Caregiver Leaves for Faculty Members and Librarians Thursday, August 15 • 12:00 – 1:00 pm Choosing Child Care that Works for Your Family Tuesday, August 20 • … Read More

July 2024

Pregnancy and Parental Leave Planning for Postdoctoral Fellows in CUPE Local 3902 (Unit 5) Wednesday, July 24 • 12:00 – 1:30 pm