Quick facts

Service type: Housing & Homelessness, Seniors
Eligibility: Seniors 59+
Location: 1070 Queen St. E. , Toronto, ON
Delivery: In person

Program description

1070 Queen St. E., also known as Jack Layton Seniors Housing, offers independent living units for seniors 59+. This site is 100 per cent Rent-Geared-to-Income and has 175 units with bachelor, one-bedroom and two-bedroom layouts. Residents have access to full-time housing workers for tenancy supports and community programs.


Assisted Living supports are available through the Assisted Living Program. Clients can be referred through the Home and Community Care Program, local hospitals or by informally by staff. Eligibility is determined through an assessment by the supervisor of the program will determine eligibility.


This site also includes three separate Cluster Housing areas for frail seniors, with shared living spaces and full-time assisted living services. Tenants in Cluster Housing and Assisted Living units receive support from WoodGreen’s Community Care Unit.

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Ready to participate?



Please fill out the WoodGreen Housing Application form below.


Applications must be accompanied by proof of status in Canada (i.e., birth certificate, Canadian passport, Permanent Resident card, Refugee Claimant form).


Need help?

For any information or support on how to participate, or how filling out the application, please contact us.

Contact information

Housing & Homelessness Services

(416) 469-4455


1070 Queen St. E.
Toronto, ON
M4M 3M4


Full-time housing workers, ALS supervisors, and PSW staff on-site

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