Dixon Hall

Community Support and Family Services

COVID19 Contact or check website for information on in-person and virtual services
  • takeaway breakfast available Friday 10 am at 30 St Lawrence
  • takeaway dinner available Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 6 pm at 30 St Lawrence
  • no communal dining
  • meals on wheels open, call for details

Multiservice agency with programs for children, youth, adults, families and seniors, including social, recreation and education programs for individuals and families with low income
  • summer day camp
  • English as a Second Language (ESL) classes
  • breakfast program Friday 10 am
  • assistance with budgeting, identification, government forms Monday-Friday 1 pm-4 pm
  • income tax clinic February-April
  • community development
  • youth health promotion worker
  • employment services including Literacy and Basic Skills

Seniors Services
Includes escort to medical appointments, friendly visiting, telephone security check, client intervention and assistance, health education, and social, recreation and fitness programs
  • home support services includes homemaking services such as laundry, vacuuming, and light shopping and meal preparation (fee)
  • group shopping Tuesday, includes round trip transportation to Dufferin Mall or Gerrard Square (fee)
  • Mandarin Outreach, including settlement and newcomer services, social and cultural events, support groups and workshops

Assisted Living Program for Seniors
Includes personal care, essential homemaking, emergency response, and care coordination
  • 3 participating buildings including Old York Tower, Performing Arts Lodge of Canada, Older Women's Network Co-op

High Risk Youth Project
One-on-one peer counselling, and social, recreational, and educational activities

Dixon Hall Music School
Includes individual or group lessons, fees on a sliding scale

Growing Up Healthy Downtown for families of young people in Regent Park, see separate listing

​Member agency of Toronto Drop-in Network (TDIN)
No restrictions

Residency Requirements: Gerrard St E (north) to Lake Ontario (south), Sherbourne St (west) to River St (east), may expand on a program-by-program basis
Application Process
Call or visit website for information
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Mailing Address
58 Sumach St
Toronto, ON, M5A 3J7
Bengali, Cantonese, English, Mandarin
Christine Chow, Director, Seniors Services
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 416-863-0499 ext 3329
Director, Marketing and Communications
Faisal Ikram
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 416-863-0499 ext 2062
Vary according to program
Documents Required
May vary; contact for information
Wheelchair accessible building including main entrance and barrier free washrooms; some off site programs not accessible
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Last Updated On
July 31, 2023
58 Sumach St
Toronto, ON, M5A 3J7
Cross street: River St and Queen St E
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Hours of Operation
6:00 pm to 6:30 pm
6:00 pm to 6:30 pm
6:00 pm to 6:30 pm
10:00 am to 10:30 am

Programs vary
Takeaway Tue supper 6 pm-6:30 pm, takeaway Fri breakfast 10 am-10:30 am; no communal dining
Meals on wheels, call for information and schedule
Service Area(s)
Toronto Downtown