Who We Are
The Family Care Office is guided by our:
Supporting: providing services and resources to meet diverse family needs
Caring: listening and acting with concern for the wellbeing of every individual in the University of Toronto community
Respect: treating people with dignity
University of Toronto is a leader in supporting you in your family life as you learn and work
The Family Care Office provides guidance, resources, referrals, educational programming and advocacy for the University of Toronto community and their families. We raise awareness of family care issues central to the achievement of education and employment equity at the University of Toronto.
The Family Care Office supports current University of Toronto students, staff, faculty, post-doctoral fellows and their families with any family care related issue.
Keep up-to-date on upcoming events, workshops and groups offered through the FCO. Sign-up to be part of our e-newsletter mailing list by contacting us by phone or email.
We are open Monday to Friday from 9:00am to 5:00pm, with extended evening hours on Tuesdays until 6:00pm. Summer hours are Monday to Friday from 9:00am to 4:30pm, Tuesdays to 6:00pm.
Kaye Francis, Manager
Maria Jardim, Family Care Advisor (Student Focus)
Melanie Desroches, Information Officer
Francessa Dobbin, Director, Family Programs & Services
Koffler Student Services Centre
214 College Street, Main Floor, Room 103
Toronto, Ontario M5T 2Z9