As part of the City’s COVID-19 response and Provincial orders, the June 8 registration date for After-school Recreation Care is postponed. ARC families can contact with questions or concerns. Stay up-to-date on all changes to City services by visiting

The City operates high-quality, safe after-school recreation care for children ages 6-12 years old. The After-School Recreation Care (ARC) program offers participants activities including Sports, Outdoor Play, Special Events, Creative Activities and Homework Help.

The Community Leadership After-School Program is designed to enhance life skills for youth 10-15 years old by promoting physical literacy, health and wellness, and community involvement through leadership workshops.

Registration for the September to June school year begins in June every year. The exact date can be found on How to Register for Recreation Programs.

Register for the two sessions in order to guarantee a spot for the entire school year.

September 3, 2019 – June 19, 2020

Registration based on five days per week: $2.71 per day for Fall 2019 and $2.77 per day for Winter/Spring 2020.

Fee Subsidy

The City of Toronto’s Welcome Policy offers financial subsidy for people with low incomes.

Session Amount
(September 3 – December 20, 2019)
(January 6 – June 19, 2020)
Total amount for the year: $502.41.

The scheduled payment option is only available through telephone assisted or in-person methods through a Client Service Representative. This process is no longer automated and requires both staff and client follow up prior to the payment due date.

Etobicoke York District

North York District

Scarborough District

Toronto/East York and West Toronto/York District

Children and youth with disabilities can participate in After-School Recreation Care program based on ability and facility access.

Please register at the desired location and contact staff at 416-338-1351.

Etobicoke York District

Chalkfarm Community Centre (Jane/Wilson, 180 Chalkfarm Dr.)

North York District

Toronto/East York and West Toronto/York District


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