Events Listing

IMPORTANT NOTICE: In harmony with the University of Toronto’s recommendation to postpone or cancel all non-essential events amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the Family Care Office under the Division of HR & Equity will be cancelling all in-person workshops until further notice. 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. We will follow with more details as they become available regarding if it is possible to reschedule or host our events online. Thank you for your understanding. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at family.care@utoronto.ca.

If you require accommodation(s) due to disability, please let us know and we will work with you to make appropriate arrangements.

December 2020

Choosing Childcare That Works for Your Family
Wednesday, December 2 • 12:00 – 1:30 pm

Winter Crafts & Watch Party: Santa Claus Parade
Saturday, December 5 • 6:30 – 8:00 pm

Faculty Pregnancy/Parental/Adoption/Primary Caregiver Leave Planning Seminar
Monday, December 7 • 12:00 – 2:00 pm

Staff Pregnancy/Parental/Adoption/Primary Caregiver Leave Planning Seminar (FULL)
Tuesday, December 8 • 12:00 – 2:00 pm

Introducing Mindfulness to Children: One Playful Breath at a Time
Tuesday, December 15 • 3:30 – 4:30 pm

Elder Care: Family Dynamics and Dementia
Thursday, December 17 • 12:00 – 1:30 pm

January 2021

Worrying? Anxiety in Children
Tuesday, January 12 • 12:00 – 1:00 pm

Co-parenting in a Pandemic: Protecting Your Children Post Separation and Divorce
Thursday, January 14 • 12:00 – 1:00 pm

Family Trivia! – an online workshop for children and an adult family member
Friday, January 15 • 3:00 – 4:00 pm

Expectant Parents Group: Equipment & Gadgets You Will Really Use
Monday, January 18 • 3:00 – 5:00 pm

Life Management Series for Students: Manage Time, Manage Distractions
Thursday, January 21 • 12:00 – 1:00 pm

Expectant Parents Group: Pregnancy Changes & Concerns
Monday, January 25 • 3:00 – 5:00 pm

February 2021

Expectant Parents Group: The Birthing Experience
Monday, February 1 • 3:00 – 5:00 pm

Studying at Home with Children
Thursday, February 4 • 12:00 – 1:00 pm

Expectant Parents Group: Taking Care of Your Baby & Yourself
Monday, February 8 • 3:00 – 5:00 pm

Faculty Pregnancy/Parental/Adoption/Primary Caregiver Leave Planning Seminar
Monday, February 8 • 12:00 – 2:00 pm

Staff Pregnancy/Parental/Adoption/Primary Caregiver Leave Planning Seminar
Tuesday, February 9 • 12:00 – 2:00 pm

Understanding Estate Planning and the Importance of a Will
Wednesday, February 10 • 12:00 – 1:00 pm