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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.

 Grange Fitness Centre  Activities and Programs 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.

DONATE TO UNIVERSITY SETTLEMENT

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Election Day is Monday, October 21

University Settlement is so proud to be a polling place!

If you have questions about voting you can get all the info you need at elections.ca or call 1‑800‑463‑6868.

Federal Election is Monday October 21

HAPPY THANKSGIVING!

Please note that all University Settlement locations will be closed on Monday, October 14. Regular hours resume on Tuesday, October 15.

The pool at 23 Grange Road will be closed for maintenance from Friday, October 11 at 1:30 pm to Tuesday, October 15 at 7 am.

kids lying down in the fall leaves near a tree

Polling for the Federal Election On October 21

We’re so proud to be a Polling Place for the Federal Election on Monday, October 21, 2019.

Election 2019 Infographic

All Candidates Meeting: October 2, 2019

All Candidates Meeting Flyer

The Federal Election is coming and we all need to be informed. Come to the Spadina-Fort York All Candidates Meeting on Wednesday October 2nd at 6:30 PM, at University Settlement. Hear what they have to say and ask them questions about issues important to you.

Invited Candidates:
Adam Vaughan – Liberal Party of Canada (confirmed)
Dean Maher – Green Party of Canada…

Grange Kids After-School Programs

three kids smiling in a swimming pool

Back to school means back to Grange Kids After-School programs!

Fun, skill-building activities for children aged 4 to 12, including Red Cross Swim lessons, Cooking, Hands-On Science, Active Games, Computers, Structure Fun, Arts and Crafts, and Sports.

For more information or to register email info@grangekids.ca.

Labour Day Closure

kids playing in a water park

Please note that all University Settlement locations will be closed on Monday, September 2.

Regular hours resume on Tuesday, September 3.

COME TO THE GRANGE FESTIVAL!

Grange Festival

Friday, August 9 – 11:30 am to 3:30 pm in Grange Park

Fun for the whole family. FREE games, prizes, hot dogs, entertainment and more…

Enjoy great entertainment, including:

Happy Civic Holiday!

family on a beach

Wishing you and your family a wonderful long weekend. Please note that all University Settlement locations will be closed on Monday, August 5. We’ll be back to our regular hours on Tuesday morning. Enjoy!

Registration for After School Programs (September thru June) now open!

children in swimming pool and in cooking class

It’s not too soon to think about what your kids will be doing after school starting in September. Registration for University Settlement’s outstanding After School Programs is underway. Classes include swimming, cooking, sports, choir, computers and computer coding, book club, and more. Nutritious snack served. Free escort from neighbouring schools. Programs are…

Come to Toronto Newcomer Day

Toronto Newcomer Day 2019

TO Newcomer Day is a great opportunity to meet University Settlement staff and learn about all the wonderful Settlement programs we offer. Drop by our table. We’re looking forward to meeting you! See you soon.

Date: Thursday, May 16, 2019
Time: 11:30 am to 3:30 pm
Where: Nathan Phillips Square at New City…

Register today for Summer Camp


ATTENTION PARENTS!
Summer is around the corner!  And, there are only a few spaces left for our fun-filled day camps. Includes Swimming Lessons, Trips, T-Shirts, Lunch and Snacks!

BUTTERFLY CAMP: Ages 4 and 5
LADYBUG CAMP: Ages 6 and 7
SUMMER ADVENTURE CAMP: Ages 8 to 12
ACADEMIC CAMP: Grades 2 to…

Music & Arts School STUDENT CONCERT


DATE: Thursday, April 25
TIME: 5 pm to 6 pm
WHERE: University Settlement, 23 Grange Road, Auditorium

Come and hear our talented students perform!
Everyone is invited. FREE admission.
Hope to see you there!

Holiday Weekend Schedule

Happy Easter! Happy Passover! Happy Spring!


Please note: All University Settlement locations will be CLOSED on
APRIL 19 (Good Friday) and APRIL 22 (Easter Monday)  

Click HERE for Holiday Weekend Recreation Schedule.

Settlement & Social Services In April


Our North York and Spadina offices offer a range of programs to help newcomers learn English and develop new abilities including:

  • English Conversation Classes
  • Volunteer Leadership Classes
  • Citizen Test Preparation, and more…

Come, join these FREE programs! Call:
North York Office, 6075 Yonge Street, Toronto
(416) 218-8990

Spadina Office, 720 Spadina Avenue, Toronto
(416) 408-4058

A Special Thank You to Our Volunteers

Thank you to all our amazing Volunteers from everyone at University Settlement.  Your hard work and dedication help make our community a better place.

Interested in Joining the Board of Directors?

University Settlement is looking for committed individuals to join our Board of Directors.

We’re looking for candidates with Finance or Fundraising experience. Application deadline: April 15.

Click here for more info universitysettlement.ca/volunteers

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