Many students balance family obligations with their studies. The University of Toronto is committed to fostering a family-friendly learning and working environment, and provides family services through the Family Care Office.

This office provides information, guidance and referral servies to students who require:

  • child care (including amenities such as daycare centres, summer camps, children’s swimming classes, babysitter listings)
  • elder care and assistance with other family matters
  • support groups, including a father’s group
  • workshops on childcare and financial survival
  • practical information about pregnancy, infant care, lesbian/gay parenting