More supportive programs to the city’s west end.
This proposed 60,000 sq ft YMCA Centre of Community, to be located at the corner of Dundas Street West and Kipling Avenue in central Etobicoke, would provide supportive programming and services to more than 8,100 people and help the community get healthy and active.
The facility will have “green design features” where appropriate, and could include pool(s), gym, youth games room, children’s activity zone, multi-purpose meeting rooms, child-minding, fitness studios.
Snapshot of the neighbourhood:
- 51.68% of the population is physically inactive
- 19.69% are obese or overweight
- 39.88% of the population immigrants
- 22.21% of people over the age of 20 without a high school graduation certificate