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27 April / 2016
Patricia Jacobs 6478 Views 0 like News Comments Off on Field Trip to Legislative Assembly of Ontario

Come and join us…Settlement Services helps newcomers become a part of the community. This month’s visit to the Legislative Assembly of Ontario was one of many activities we organize for newcomers to learn about Canadian culture and society through firsthand experience.

For more info, please contact Settlement & Social Services Coordinator Jenny Shen at 416-408-4058 ext 223


27 April / 2016
Patricia Jacobs 13583 Views 0 like News Comments Off on University Settlement Scholarship Award

The application for our annual Investing in our Community Scholarship Award is available now! This scholarship aims to recognize exceptional volunteerism and contribution to helping our communities grow. Candidates who volunteer with University Settlement, live in the Greater Toronto Area, are over the age of 17 and will attend an educational institution or training program in the fall as a domestic student are encouraged to apply.

2015 Winners of the Investing in our Community Scholarship Award

Kevin Fellows – $1500.00

22 April / 2016
Patricia Jacobs 6630 Views 0 like News Comments Off on NEW Masters Swim Trial!

In the month of May, University Settlement will be running a Masters Swim Trial Program!

This program is for both recreational and competitive athletes, 18 years or older.

Practice Times will be as follows:
Tuesdays from 7:00-8:00am
Thursdays from 7:00-8:30pm

Please see the flyer for more details: Masters Swim – May 2016 Flyer

21 April / 2016
Patricia Jacobs 3435 Views 0 like News Comments Off on Thank You To Our Volunteers

Last week was National Volunteer Week. To celebrate, we had cake, treats, and handed out small tokens of appreciation at all of our locations. Students from St. Joseph’s College School did a wonderful job helping us prepare the packages.

We couldn’t do what we do without our dedicated volunteers. Thank you!


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Volunteer Appreciation Week

14 April / 2016
Patricia Jacobs 5274 Views 0 like News Comments Off on Annual Spring Swim Meet 2016


The Annual Spring Swim Meet is happening this Sunday, April 17 from 12:45-4:30 pm. If you are in the neighbourhood come by and cheer for our competitors!!

Recreational Swim and Afternoon Length Swim will be CANCELED on that day.



If you are in the neighbourhood come by and cheer for our competitors.

11 April / 2016
Patricia Jacobs 4316 Views 0 like News Comments Off on What is happening to Grange Park?

As many of you may have noticed, Grange Park is under construction – mud, protective fences, and tractors are everywhere. But what you may not know is that a huge revitalization project is underway, and the results will be worth the wait.

The revitalization project will ensure the preservation of the park’s history while creating an inviting environment for the community. Renovations should finish by summer 2017. Here are some of the biggest changes we can expect:

  • Larger playground for kids
  • New play area for dogs
  • More grass and flowers
  • New seating
  • Fewer fences
  • New lighting
  • New washrooms
  • More Trees

Curious to see the…

7 April / 2016
Patricia Jacobs 5889 Views 0 like News Comments Off on FREE Income Tax Clinic for Newcomers & Seniors

Let us help you file your income tax. It’s FREE for low income newcomers and seniors! 

The deadline for filing is May 2, 2016.

To make an appointment please call: 416-598-3444, Ext 264

For more information click here.