About Us

Individual Appointments

If you are seeking support and resources on any personal family matters, a family care advisor is available to meet with you to discuss your particular situation. Book a confidential appointment to discuss:

  • Planning for a child, pregnancy, resources for new parents.
  • The University's maternity / parental / adoption/primary caregiver leave policies.
  • Family leaves
  • Child care, schools & other programs for children.
  • Services and supports for an aging family member.
  • Balancing work, study & family.
  • Parenting strategies.
  • Bereavement resources.
  • Separation & divorce resources.

To book an appointment, please email us with the following information: your student or staff number, U of T employee group and/or your union affiliation if applicable, and a brief explanation of your enquiry.

Embedded Services

The Family Care Office offers embedded services at the following locations:

Student Family Housing

Dates: Every Thursday
* Summer hours - Thursday July 13 & August 10 (resuming normal hours on Thursday September 14)
Time: 2:00 - 3:00 pm
Location: Lobby, 35 Charles St. West

Meet with a Family Care Advisor to obtain information on pregnancy, parental leave planning, family resources, child care & childcare subsidies, school issues and any other family-related matters.

U of T Mississauga

Confidential appointments for students, staff and faculty with a Family Care Advisor.

Dates: TBA

Time: Appointments can be booked between 10:00 am and 3:00 pm

To book an appointment, please email us with the following information: your student or staff number, U of T employee group and/or your union affiliation if applicable, and a brief explanation of your enquiry.