Register for the Welcome to Parenting online prenatal program.


Help us understand the effectiveness of this online program on expectant parents’ knowledge and help us to improve it. Before you register for the program, participate in our evaluation.

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Who Can Register for the Online Program?

The program is for you and your partner or support person who are:

  • expecting a baby
  • living in Toronto

What Does the Program Offer?

Welcome to Parenting is a free online prenatal program that provides expectant parents with the knowledge, skills and confidence to have a baby and prepare for parenthood.

Topics include:

  • having a healthy pregnancy
  • healthy eating during pregnancy
  • basic labour and birth
  • breastfeeding
  • becoming a parent

The program may also provide:

  • Experts in prenatal education, child development and parenting to answer your questions
  • Parent Zone to connect online with other families in Toronto
  • Dad’s Corner

The Quick Tour provides an orientation to all areas of the site and highlights key topics covered in the Welcome to Parenting Class Series.