Quick facts

Service type: Housing & Homelessness, Seniors
Eligibility: Seniors 59+
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.



1070 Queen St. E.

Toronto, ON

M4M 3M4

How you can help

Donations are graciously accepted through the WoodGreen Foundation.

Ready to participate?



Please fill out the WoodGreen Housing Application form here. Applications must be accompanied by proof of status in Canada (i.e., birth certificate, Canadian passport, Permanent Resident card, Refugee Claimant form). Applications can be submitted to the Housing Help office by fax (416) 645-6484 or mailed to:


WoodGreen Housing Help

650 Queen St. E.

Toronto, ON M4M 1G5


For more information or support in filling out the application, please contact us.

Contact information

Housing & Homelessness Services

(416) 645-6000 ext. 2500


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

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