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Over 100 Years of Service

For love of community
Programs & services for everyone across Toronto

We help individuals and families learn and grow through social, cultural, recreational and educational engagement in our community.

University Settlement is a multi-service agency that was founded in 1910 and has the distinction of being the first community-based social service centre in the City of Toronto. Our four offices are part of culturally rich and vibrant neighborhoods in downtown Toronto and North York.

The new Grange Fitness Centre is now open! Click HERE for more information.

    • 6075 Yonge St. 4th Fl.
    • Toronto, M2M 3W2
    • 416-218-8990
    • 720 Spadina Ave. #218
    • Toronto, M5S 2T9
    • 416-408-4058
    • 23 Grange Rd.
    • Toronto, M5T 1C3
    • 416-598-3444

23 Grange Rd.

Monday-Thursday: 7am-9pm
Friday: 7am-7pm
Saturday & Sunday: 9am-5pm

Please note that the recreation change rooms close 1/2 hour after the hours listed above.

720 Spadina Ave.

Monday-Friday: 9am-5pm


6075 Yonge St.

Monday-Friday: 9am-5pm

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Lend your support to our community

University Settlement has remained the same for a century, even though the Grange community has seen so much change over the years.
University Settlement gratefully acknowledges those generous donors & supporters that keep our legacy alive.


// Latest news

Board Members Needed

University Settlement is looking for dynamic, engaged Board members.  The job description can be found here.  If you are interested, please send your resume and cover letter by March 31st to patricia.jacobs@universitysettlement.ca


Dear Members, the pool is CLOSED for mandatory (Public health) annual draining and cleaning. It will reopen the first week of January. We apologize for the inconvenience.

2017 Grange Festival Review and Pictures


Our annual Grange Festival was held on Friday, August 11th, in the newly revitalized Grange Park. We all had a great time! There were games for everyone, amazing entertainment, face painting, a photo booth, and free hot dogs. We could not have made this event happen without the help of our wonderful volunteers, dedicated staff,…

You’re Invited to our AGM!

Dear Members,

You are cordially invited to attend and participate in the business of the Annual General Meeting (AGM) and the election of members to the Board of Directors. The University Settlement AGM will be held on Tuesday, June 20, 2017 at 6:30 p.m. in the Auditorium.

We will be electing five members to the Board of Directors for three-year terms at this…

Drop-In Badminton at University Settlement

NEW Badminton Time:

Join us every Monday evening from 8 pm to 10 pm for drop-in Badminton.

New Time effective March 20, 2017

Other Badminton Times include:

Wednesday from 5:45 to 10:00 pm

Sunday* from 8:30 am to 1:30 pm

*On Sundays there is…


Our annual Grange Festival was held on August 5th, a beautiful sunny Friday. Kids had the chance to play games, watch performances, paint their faces, snap a pic at the photo booth, and eat delicious free hot dogs with family and friends. We could not have made this event happen without the help of our…

Afterschool Program Registration

After SchooProgram Registration for 2016-2017 


Registration for those wishing to register for 5 days a week of After School activities for the full school year begins Saturday, June 4th at 9am on a first come, first served basis. A limited amount of subsidy is available for those who are eligible. Advantages of registering for 5 days a week for the full school year:

  1. No worries: You are guaranteed…

NEW Grange Fitness Centre!!!


Grange Festival 2015

Where can you find?

  • Hundreds of happy kids and families
  • Entertainment that is better than the CNE bandstand
  • FREE games and prizes for all the kids
  • Over 30 community tables for non-profit organizations
  • A special “Kids Zone” for the little ones
  • Free hot-dogs and sno-cones for everyone!

At the 2015 Grange Festival!

Taking place Friday, August 7, from 12 Noon to 4pm

This family festival takes place in Grange Park, right…

Nowruz Mubarak!

Happy Nowruz to all our Persian friends!

Check out some photos from our Nowruz Celebration.


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