Toronto Sheppard Ave. YMCA Centre

For over 35 years, this YMCA has been providing child care, camps, and health and fitness services to members of its diverse surrounding community. On-site parking is available free to members.

567 Sheppard Avenue East
North York, ON M2K 1B2

Phone: 1(416)225-9622

Email: memberservices@ymcagta.org


Location Facilities

Our newly renovated, award-winning facilities feature two swimming pools, four conditioning areas, an over-sized dance studio, squash and racquetball courts, an indoor walking/running track, and a gymnasium. With almost 15,000 members, we’re the largest YMCA in Canada, which is why we’ve developed a huge variety of programs to meet everyone’s needs, ranging from table tennis, to Hip Hop and breakdancing classes, to knitting and bridge clubs.

Check out our schedule to see all of the aquatic, sports and rec, group fitness, and family-friendly programs we run every day:


See what we have to offer

Stop by for a free tour! Some of the amenities you'll be able to see include:

  • A gymnasium
  • 25 metre lap and recreation pool
  • Training pool with hydraulic floor
  • An over-sized dance studio
  • A CycleFit studio
  • Four conditioning and weight rooms
  • An indoor walking/running track
  • 4 squash courts
  • Raquet ball court
  • A youth zone

Tours are available during our regular Hours of Operation: 4:30 am – 1:00 am.


Just getting started, or looking to add something new to your healthy living routine? Choose from some of our most popular programs and services:  

  • Personal Training 
  • Small Group Training
  • Yoga
  • Pilates
  • Bootcamp
  • Kettlebell
  • CycleFit
  • Swim lessons
  • Drop-in basketball
  • Teen Night 


It’s our mission to make healthy living easy for you. Take advantage of these amenities and services that were designed to make your visit convenient and comfortable:

  • On-site child minders who care for your kids while you work out
  • Separate Men’s and Women’s locker rooms, each with their own saunas
  • A separate Family change room
  • Men’s and Women’s Plus memberships with separate saunas, whirlpools, steam rooms, lounges, and workout areas, as well as complimentary towel service and tea/coffee.


YMCA Early Learning child care programs for children 0-4 years of age provide children with the support they need to make a seamless transition to full-day Kindergarten.

Standard Hours
Monday 7:30 AM-6:00 PM
Tuesday 7:30 AM-6:00 PM
Wednesday 7:30 AM-6:00 PM
Thursday 7:30 AM-6:00 PM
Friday 7:30 AM-6:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

YMCA Camp programs keep your child engaged and active throughout the summer months with fun, structured activities that instill positive values in our campers.

Summer Day Camp Programs

The Y offers a wide range of camp programs across the GTA this summer, and during the upcoming March Break

Summer Day CampBoys playing floor hockey in a gymnasium


Summer Day Camp

YMCA Day Camp programs will keep your child active and engaged throughout the summer months with fun, structured activities in a welcoming environment that encourages and instills positive values. Campers will develop new skills, make new friends, and build self-esteem and confidence under the supervision of a highly trained YMCA staff team.

Programs Include:Variety, Creative Arts Dance & Drama, Cheer & Dance, Media Arts, Swimming Lessons, Jr. Youth Leadership, Advanced Youth Leadership, and Babysitters in Action.

This location also offers "Discovery" camp, a great introduction to camp for your 4 and 5 year olds! Please Note campers must be 4 years old by the first day of the program.

Early Bird Registration opens January 30, 2017! Save 10% off camp program fees by registering before March 31.

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Join a YMCA to make new friends, learn new skills, access counselling, or a wide-variety of youth programs and services.


What's Happening

February 26 - March 4, 2017

YMCA Megathon: Be a Champion!

Do you want to challenge yourself and make a difference? Events this week include.... 

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YMCA Megathon: Be a Champion!

Exercise your community muscles and join us today!

ALL WEEK
Swim Lesson Swim-A-Thon (During swim lessons)

Friday February 24
9pm Youth Karate Over Night Challenge

Saturday February 25
7:00pm-12:00am Teen Night Basketball Tournament

Sunday February 26
10:00am-2:00pm Warrior Challenge

Tuesday February 28
Child Youth Aqua Karate (During regular Karate class)

Thursday March 2
Child Youth Aqua Karate (During regular Karate class)
9:30pm-1:00am Volleyball Challenge

Saturday March 4
Child Youth Aqua Karate (During regular Karate class)
8:00am-4:00pm Cardio Challenge
8:00am-12:00pm Cycle Challenge
8:00am-8:00pm 12hr Swim Challenge
9:00am-2:00pm Squash Challenge
9:00am-12:00pm Arriba Challenge
10:00am-3:00pm Wellness Fair & Silent Auction
11:00am 5/10Km Outdoor Fun Run
6:00pm-10:00pm Adult Dancing With the Stars

Sunday March 5
7:00pm-12:00am Soccer Tournament

TBD
Yoga Challenge
Table Tennis Tournament 

If you are interested in joining in on any of the challenges, or challenging yourself with a new challenge please contact your membership desk at your YMCA!


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Mar. 13 – Mar. 19

Program Break: Children's Registered Programs

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Program Break: Children's Registered Programs

Please note that all children’s registered programs will be on break from Monday, March 13 – Sunday, March 19. Lessons resume on Monday, March 20.

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Membership Options

Health & Fitness Membership Categories and Pricing

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Health & Fitness Membership Categories and Pricing

Our membership types and fees are designed to cater to all budgets and schedules. To join today, simply bring valid photo ID and pre-authorized payment (a void cheque or credit card information) to the membership desk. Our team can help you determine which of the following categories best suits your needs:

  • Child/Youth: The YMCA is committed to the development of our next generation of leaders and innovators. Our unique programs are designed to ensure children and youth live full, active, and healthy lives. This membership category is for all young people from age 0 to 21, and is available for $39 per month.
  • Adult General or Adult Plus: Our Adult General membership is for individuals age 22 and up. Included in your monthly fee of $58 is access to all our amenities and program areas; unlimited group fitness classes; and unlimited access to our drop-in sports and rec programs. Upgrade to an Adult Plus Membership for $99 per month and enjoy extra amenities such as towel service and private steam rooms, saunas and/or whirlpools.
  • Family General or Family Plus: Family General Memberships include a maximum of two adult partners living at the same address, and any number of dependent children aged 21 years or younger. Included in your monthly fee of $97 is access to all our amenities and program areas; unlimited group fitness classes; and unlimited access to our drop-in sports and rec programs for every individual on the membership. Upgrade to a Family Plus Membership for $171 per month and everyone on the membership can enjoy extra amenities such as towel service and private steam rooms, saunas and/or whirlpools.

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