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


Try The Y

FREE for 2 Weeks!*

Exercise your freedom to choose how you want to get your mind and body healthy.

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.

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 

Check out our schedule to see when and where these programs run:

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

Winter Break Camp registration is now open!

Keep your campers active and engaged by registering them in our March Break programs. Campers will learn new skills, stay active, and make new friends. Specific schedules and programming vary based on location and the interests of the children, and may include swimming, sports, and arts and crafts.

Learn more and register today

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!

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YMCA Megathon: Be a Champion!

Exercise your community muscles and join us today!” 

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

Saturday February 25
10:00am-2:00pm Fitness Challenge
7:00pm-12:00am Teen Night Basketball Tournament

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

Youth Karate Over Night Challenge
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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