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Planning financially for your new arrival

Futures & Finances

Welcoming a new family member is one of the biggest life changes you will experience and it certainly adds new dynamics to your household expenses ? even before your child arrives!

Watch, Get Inspired, and Learn Together @ BPL Program Portal:

Join: Please note that prior to the start of this registered program, you will be sent an email with the Zoom link. We ask that all participants conduct themselves respectfully as they would in-person.

Get Informed: Credit Counselling Society

Learn About: Whether you're adopting or giving birth, there are going to be financial considerations you need to start thinking about to prepare for your child. Planning for a new child requires changes to your budget and it's never too late to start. In the planning for your New Arrival workshop, you will learn:

  • The basics of the Canadian maternity and parental benefit system
  • How to budget for each stage of your leave period: before, during and after
  • Things you will need to invest in prior to your child's arrival
  • Strategies to save for your big ticket items
  • Where to find resources and savings

All participants will walk away from the workshop with a better understanding of the financial changes that will occur with a new addition to the family as well as tips and tricks to navigate this new stage of life.

The Credit Counselling Society is committed to teaching Canadians the basics about money management in a fun, engaging, non-judgmental way. The Credit Counselling Society is an accredited non-profit charity that helps Canadians solve their money problems. They do this by providing free credit counselling, low-cost debt solutions, and education to help you manage your money better. Their goal is to empower you with the knowledge and tools for building the financial success that everyone deserves. They’re here to help you through your difficult times and towards a better future.

AGE GROUP: | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Special Events | Health & Wellness |

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Phone: 705.728.1010



Mon, May 03 9:30AM to 5:00PM
Tue, May 04 9:30AM to 7:00PM
Wed, May 05 9:30AM to 7:00PM
Thu, May 06 9:30AM to 7:00PM
Fri, May 07 9:30AM to 5:00PM
Sat, May 08 12:00PM to 5:00PM
Sun, May 09 12:00PM to 5:00PM

About the branch

Welcome to our virtual space, where we invite participants to watch a video and explore our digital library or register for a remote

Upcoming events

Fri, May 07, 10:00am - 10:30am

Fri, May 07, 2:00pm - 2:15pm

Sat, May 08, 12:00pm - 12:30pm

Sat, May 08, 1:00pm - 1:30pm
This event is full

Sat, May 08, 2:00pm - 3:30pm

Sun, May 09, 12:00pm - 12:30pm

Tue, May 11, 10:00am - 10:30am

Tue, May 11, 2:30pm - 3:30pm

Tue, May 11, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Registration is now closed

Wed, May 12, 11:00am - 12:00pm

Wed, May 12, 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Thu, May 13, 10:00am - 10:30am

Thu, May 13, 11:00am - 11:30am

Thu, May 13, 2:00pm - 3:30pm

Fri, May 14, 10:00am - 10:30am

Sat, May 15, 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Sat, May 15, 2:30pm - 3:30pm

Sun, May 16, 11:00am - 11:30am

Tue, May 18, 10:00am - 10:30am

Tue, May 18, 2:00pm - 2:30pm

Tue, May 18, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Registration is now closed

Wed, May 19, 10:00am - 10:30am

Wed, May 19, 11:00am - 12:00pm

Wed, May 19, 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Wed, May 19, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
This event is full

Thu, May 20, 10:00am - 10:30am

Thu, May 20, 11:00am - 11:30am

Thu, May 20, 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Thu, May 20, 2:00pm - 3:30pm

Thu, May 20, 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Fri, May 21, 10:00am - 10:30am

Fri, May 21, 11:00am - 11:30am

Tue, May 25, 10:00am - 10:30am

Tue, May 25, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Registration is now closed

Wed, May 26, 10:00am - 10:30am

Wed, May 26, 11:00am - 12:00pm

Wed, May 26, 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Wed, May 26, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
This event is full

Thu, May 27, 10:00am - 10:30am

Thu, May 27, 2:00pm - 3:30pm

Thu, May 27, 2:00pm - 2:30pm

Thu, May 27, 5:30pm - 7:00pm

Fri, May 28, 10:00am - 10:30am

Fri, May 28, 2:00pm - 2:15pm

Fri, May 28, 3:30pm - 4:30pm

Mon, May 31, 11:00am - 11:30am

Tue, Jun 01, 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Tue, Jun 01, 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Thu, Jun 03, 11:00am - 11:30am

Sat, Jun 05, 2:30pm - 4:00pm