Welcome journalists

The Media Room is a central source of information about WoodGreen, recent news coverage and stories from the community.


Our team is happy to work with members of the media on stories related to our community and on issues of national interest. WoodGreen’s subject matter experts are available for media consultation on critical social issues, including:

  • Affordable Housing
  • Financial Empowerment
  • Community Care and Wellness
    • Serving Toronto’s aging population
    • Mental health & addictions supports
  • Child Care
  • Homelessness
  • Poverty Reduction
  • Employment
  • Newcomer Settlement

Media requests

Contact information

Jen Mayville

Manager, Marketing and Communications

(437) 226-8091

Press Releases

WoodGreen Community Services humanizes Toronto’s social issues with portraits of some of the city’s most vulnerable


Strategic partnership struck between private developer Castlepoint Numa and WoodGreen Community Services to deliver hundreds of affordable homes

Values-based developer Castlepoint Numa Inc. and WoodGreen Community Services announced today, on National Housing Day, a strategic partnership to deliver and manage 300 to 400 new affordable housing units in Toronto.


New report finds newcomers’ wellness is lagging behind and integrated care is urgently needed to improve it

As Canada plans to welcome over 1.2 million newcomers in the next three years, a new report says urgent action is needed to stop newcomers from falling through the cracks of the country’s care systems and a new model of integrated care could be a solution.


WoodGreen Community Services launches its newly re-designed website

WoodGreen Community Services is inviting members of the community to explore its new website, which was launched today.


WoodGreen Community Services introduces mandatory COVID-19 vaccination policy for all employees

As of September 7, WoodGreen Community Services is implementing a new policy that requires all of our employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by October 31, 2021.


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