Toronto West End College St. YMCA Centre

931 College Street
Toronto, ON M6H 1A1
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Phone: 1(416)536-9622

Email: memberservices@ymcagta.org

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Programs Available at this Centre

This YMCA is located at the heart of one of Toronto’s trendiest West End neighborhoods. There’s something for everyone at this family-friendly centre featuring child care, camp, community programs, and health and fitness services.

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Check out our schedule to see all the aquatics programs, sports and rec activities, group fitness classes, and family-friendly fun we run every day:

   

Hours of Operation

Weekdays: 5:00 am – 11:30 pm      
Weekends: 7:00 am – 11:30 pm

Stop by for a free tour!

Our century-old building has been beautifully modernized into an airy, loft-style space and includes:

  • A Gymnasium
  • A dance studio
  • Family play areas
  • A Gravity room
  • Two conditioning and weight rooms
  • An 18.5 metre lap and recreation pool
  • An indoor walking/running track
  • A CycleFit studio
  • 2 squash courts
  • A Youth Zone
  • Cafe
  • Rooftop Zen Deck
  • On-site child minding facilities where carefully trained staff and volunteers care for your kids while you work out
  • Separate Men’s and Women’s change rooms, each with their own saunas, steam rooms, and whirlpools
  • A separate Family change room

Popular Programs

Just getting started, or looking to add something new to your healthy living routine? Choose from some of our most popular programs  and services:
   
  • Recreational family-friendly aquatic activities
  • Lane swim time and swim lessons
  • Instructional sports, dance, and martial arts classes for kids
  • Group fitness classes including yoga, Bootcamp and CycleFit
  • Sports and rec activities
  • Personal Training
  • Small Group Training
  • Complimentary mYfitness assessment 
  • Teen Night

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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

Fees

YMCA Child Care fees are based on daily rates and are inclusive of all statutory holidays.Child Care fee subsidies are available for families who meet the eligibility requirements set out by the City of Toronto. Please contact the City of Toronto to begin the process of receiving subsidy at your earliest convenience.

YMCA Daily Child Care Rates:

Toddler Daily Rate $65.34
Preschool Daily Rate $48.57






YMCA Licensed School Age programs for children ages 4-12 offer flexible scheduling, convenient locations and affordable fees for before and after school child care.

Standard Hours
Monday 7:30 AM-9:00 AM, 3:30 PM-6:00 PM
Tuesday 7:30 AM-9:00 AM, 3:30 PM-6:00 PM
Wednesday 7:30 AM-9:00 AM, 3:30 PM-6:00 PM
Thursday 7:30 AM-9:00 AM, 3:30 PM-6:00 PM
Friday 7:30 AM-9:00 AM, 3:30 PM-6:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

Fees

YMCA Before and After School fees are based on daily rates and are inclusive of all statutory holidays P.A. Days, and School Breaks (see below for exceptions). Child Care fee subsidies are available for families who meet the eligibility requirements set out by the City of Toronto. Please contact the City of Toronto to begin the process of receiving subsidy at your earliest convenience.

YMCA Daily School Age Rates (6 - 12 year olds)

Morning Only - $13.52 (excludes P.A. Days and school breaks)
Afternoon Only - $19.14
Morning & Afternoon - $25.07


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Day Camp Programs

Based out of the Toronto West End College Street YMCA, this camp welcomes approximately 50 campers a week!

All campers will start and end their day with an opening circle in the multi-purpose room, before branching off with their counselors in groups of 10-12 campers. In addition to that multi-purpose room camp programs utilize the gymnasium, and program studio as well as local parks and green spaces including Dufferin Grove and Ossington Orchard Park.

Day Camp programs Include:

  • Build it, Move it, Launch it
  • Claymation
  • Constructables
  • Creative Arts, Dance and Drama
  • Experimentology
  • Eco Camp
  • Lego Stop Motion Animation
  • Oopy Goopy
  • Rock, Paper, Scissors (media arts)
  • Swimming Lessons
  • Visual Arts
  • Variety Camp

Depending on the program, campers will also have the opportunity to swim two to three times a week in the YMCA pool.

Learn more about Summer Programs Day Camp Guide FAQ


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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:

  • Adult General: 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.
  • Family General: 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.
  • 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.

*Conditions apply. Speak with a staff member for details.

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Sunday, April 29

Celebrate Healthy Kids Day at the Y

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Celebrate Healthy Kids Day at the Y

YMCA Healthy Kids Day is celebrated across Canada to spread the word about the importance of physical activity for children. Drop by your Y for FREE activities the whole family can enjoy together. 

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Personal Training

Special offer for new personal training clients

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Saturdays and Sundays

Birthday Parties

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Birthday Parties

Celebrate your child's special day at the West End YMCA! Get the details on our party packages and information on how to book here.

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Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Sundays

Run Club

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Run Club

New to running, or bored with your solo cardio routine? Join our group runs to get in shape, meet fellow runners, and explore your scenic city! Meet us in the foyer of the West End YMCA, just inside the main doors, on these days:

  • Tuesdays at 6:15 pm for a scenic run
  • Thursdays at 6:15 pm for a scenic run
  • Sundays at 10:30 am for a longer, endurance-building run

Runners of all levels are encouraged to join, and beginners are most welcome.

YMCA fitness instructor Caileigh leads a run by the water

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