Webinar series on literacy programs

ABC Life Literacy Canada is pleased to announce its Fall/Winter Webinar Series outlining its various programs available to literacy practitioners and community organizations across the country. We hope you’ll join us to learn more about these exciting programs. Please register in advance.

To see the French webinars, click here.

Financial Literacy

Celebrate Financial Literacy Month with Money Matters
September 17, 2020 at 1pm ET

Join us for a look ahead to Financial Literacy Month 2020 in November. We’ll discuss updates to the Money Matters program and how you can bring workshops to your community. Watch the recording.

Managing your Money webinar series
October 28 – November 25, 2020, Wednesdays at 3pm ET

Learn about steps you can take to become a better money manager. Topics include: Setting your financial goals; Building your budget, finding ways to save; How to build credit; Avoiding scams online; Money technology and ways to pay. Watch the recordings.

Money Matters: Get your finances in order for the holidays & start the New Year right!
December 10, 2020 at 1pm ET

Join us for this timely workshop on how Money Matters, our free financial literacy program, can help learners get their finances ready for the holidays. Watch the recording.

Tips for delivering Money Matters workshops
March 18, 2021 at 1pm ET

Join us as we share some tips and best practices for delivering our free financial literacy program, Money Matters. After this webinar, you’ll have all the tools and confidence needed to run your own Money Matters workshops. Register now.

Digital Literacy

Youth Teaching Adults: Digital Literacy Program Info Webinar
October 1, 2020 at 1pm ET and February 25, 2021 at 1pm ET

Learn about our exciting digital literacy program, Youth Teaching Adults. In this webinar, we’ll discuss exciting new updates to the program and show you how you can bring this free program to your community.

Watch the October 1 webinar.

Register for the February 25 webinar.

Family Literacy

HSBC Family Literacy First: Numbers and Cents
October 8, 2020 at 1pm ET

 Join us for a webinar on how to encourage financial literacy in the family. We will be discussing our family literacy program, HSBC Family Literacy First: Numbers and Cents. You’ll learn about what the program offers, and how to get involved. There will be a Q&A session in both English and French following the presentation. Watch the recording.

HSBC Family Literacy First: Getting Ready for Family Literacy Day
January 14, 2021 at 1pm ET

During this webinar, you will learn about the HSBC Family Literacy First program and how you can use it to celebrate Family Literacy Day on January 27, 2021. There will be a Q&A session in both English and French following the presentation. Register now.

Workplace Literacy

UP Skills for Work: Recharging your community with our free soft skills program
November 5, 2020 at 1pm ET

Learn about our free soft skills program, UP Skills for Work, including the importance of soft skills in our new work landscape, and what the program has to offer. We’ll also look at some success stories to date and host a Q&A discussion with one of our community partners on best practices for teaching soft skills. Lastly, we’ll provide a sneak peek at our new ABC Skills Hub – an online learning platform for adult learners. Watch the recording.

Community Literacy Webinars

2020 Canada Life Literacy Innovation Award Virtual Awards Ceremony & Winners Roundtable Discussion
October 15, 2020 at 1pm ET

Please join this year’s Canada Life Literacy Innovation Award winners for a virtual award ceremony and moderated roundtable discussion. Together, we’ll congratulate the winners on their fantastic programs and ask important capacity-building questions about the winning programs, including their challenges, successes and lessons learned. Watch the recording.

Community Webinar: Best practices for working with volunteers
December 3, 2020 at 1pm ET

Join us for a conversation with community leaders from across Canada to working with volunteers remotely. We will discuss how to work with remote volunteers, the benefits and challenges that it entails, as well as recommendations and best practices. Watch the recording.