Individual Appointments

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 pregnancy / 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 inquiry.

Are you a student with family obligations? Schedule a one-on-one meeting with Maria Jardim, Family Care Advisor

Are you a student with family commitments and wonder how the university can help you? Questions could be on diverse topics such as balancing your studies and family obligations, childcare, schools and other family issues. Book your appointment here to speak with a Family Care Advisor.

Embedded Services

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

Family Care Office Remote Advising Session for SFH Residents

Book your appointment now by emailing family.care@utoronto.ca with your telephone number.

Upcoming dates & times: 

Friday November 6, 3:30 to 4:30 pm

Thursday, November 19, 10:00 to 11:00 am

Location: The webinar link will be shared with you via email.

Questions on family issues? Have an individual and confidential session with a Family Care Advisor to discuss:

  • Pregnancy
  • Parental leave planning
  • Childcare
  • Schools
  • Childcare subsidies
  • Networking opportunities with other student families
  • Any other question you might have

U of T Mississauga

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

Friday, March 5, 2021

Friday, April 16, 2021

Friday, May 28, 2021

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 inquiry. Appointments will be booked between 10 am to 4 pm.

U of T Scarborough

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

Friday, March 5, 2021

Friday, April 16, 2021

Friday, May 28, 2021

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 inquiry. Appointments will be booked between 10 am to 4 pm.