Families are under increasing financial pressure, but often don’t seek help until they reach crisis point. Family Fortunes is a preventative approach that helps parents and children to develop positive money habits that will last them a lifetime, whilst having fun learning together. The programme is part of the Money Advice Service What Works Fund, managed by the Campaign for Learning and is currently being evaluated by UCL. The workshop provides an opportunity to explore the Family Fortunes resources and share the experiences of tutors in Rochdale, who have delivered the programme in primary schools and children’s centres across the Borough.

‘It’s helped me and my son [he is 8 years-old]; every time I go shopping with my son he tells me, “Don’t get that, get this, it’s more cheaper”.’
‘The most useful bit of the course was learning more about how to budget. I now make my shopping lists that are in budget. I am now more aware of what my incoming and outgoings are and this has made a lot of difference’

Who will benefit from attending?

This conference is ideal if you engage with families in:

  • housing associations
  • schools
  • libraries
  • galleries
  • job centres
  • foodbanks
  • colleges
  • or out in the wider community 


The conference is £180 (no VAT) including lunch.


There are discounts for Friends of the Campaign for Learning.

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