NOTE: Services will likely be impacted in response to COVID-19. Please contact any service prior to visiting in person.

WoodGreen Community Services

Community Care and Wellness Unit, Danforth Avenue Main Office Main Floor


Description
Full range of support programs to enable independent community living

Assisted Living Services
  • personal Support Workers provide personal care, security checks, light meal preparation, laundry, medication reminders and assistance, and household support to seniors living in social and community housing as well as residential buildings
  • Cluster Care -- similar services for seniors living in group settings
  • Cluster Care settings include a female-only residence, Chinese-language residences, English-language residences
  • Right Place of Care -- personal care, security checks, light meal preparation and medication reminders for seniors living at home
Home at Last
  • hospital discharge program for seniors
Meals on Wheels
  • volunteers deliver both hot and frozen meals to seniors
  • safety checks upon meal delivery
Caregiver Support and Wellness
  • registered Social Workers work with caregivers both individually and/or in groups to enhance their well-being
  • explore self-care strategies, engage in creative activities, and connect with other caregivers and community resources
Respite Care
  • personal Support Workers provide relief to caregivers who support seniors in their home
Exercise and Falls Prevention
  • group exercises and falls prevention classes for seniors and people with disabilities living in the community
Home Support
  • personal Support Workers provide household support for seniors living at home
Seniors Day Programs
  • recreational and therapeutic activities for older adults who are physically frail, socially isolated, have chronic health issues, memory loss and other cognitive impairments
  • on-site support services include nursing, foot care, behavioural response and personal care
Transportation
  • senior-friendly rides for those unable to use public transportation to day programs, medical appointments and group shopping trips
  • also available to accompany seniors to medical appointments
  • services provided in partnership with Toronto Ride
Visiting and Safety Services
  • volunteers visit seniors for companionship and social support, safety checks
Eligibility
Seniors 55 years and older including seniors with disabilities or developmental delays, and seniors who are socially isolated or have a history of mental illness

Former East York northern limits (north) to Lake Shore Blvd E (south), Bayview Ave/Don Valley Pkwy (west) to Victoria Park Ave (east) * catchment may vary for different programs, call for details
Application Process
Call or drop in
Office
416-572-3575
Website
Visit Website
Email
cccentralintake@woodgreen.org
Mailing Address
815 Danforth Ave
Main Floor
Toronto, ON, M4J 1L2
Canada
Languages
English, Other - Services may be available in other languages
Fees
Vary for services, call for details
Documents Required
No documents required
Accessibility
Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Easy access to elevator ; Wheelchair accessible washroom, assistance needed with door ; Street parking - not designated
Topic(s)
Social Media
Agency Information
View Agency Profile
Copyright
Findhelp Information Services
Last Updated On
October 27, 2022
Address
815 Danforth Ave, Main Floor
Toronto, ON, M4J 1L2
Cross street: Donlands Ave and Danforth Ave
Open in Google Maps
Hours of Operation
Mon
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tue
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wed
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thu
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fri
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Service Area(s)
  • Toronto Downtown Central
  • Toronto Downtown East
  • Toronto Downtown North
  • Toronto Downtown West