Nishnawbe Homes

Nishnawbe Homes

Office phone: 416-975-5451
Fax: 416-975-0089
E-mail: nishnawbehomes@rogers.com
Address: Administrative Office, 244 Church St, Toronto, ON, M5B 1Z3


Location (Intersection) Toronto Central (Church St-Dundas St E)
Ward Toronto Centre-Rosedale (Ward 27)
Hours: Monday - Friday (9:00 am - 5:00 pm) -- earlier meeting times by appointment
Area served: Central Toronto
Languages of service: English ; Ojibway
Eligibility: Aboriginal people, including First Nations, Inuit and M├ętis
How to apply: Call for appointment
Fees: Rents geared to income
Physical access:
  • Office: not wheelchair accessible
  • Apartments: wheelchair accessible building including main entrance
  • Houses: not wheelchair accessible
Service description:
  • housing
  • alcohol and drug free environment
  • Native tradition and culture respected
  • 12 houses for singles with shared common areas, private bedrooms
  • 18 unit building on Jones Ave -- 11 one-bedroom and 5 two-bedroom units for couples and small single-parent families, including one barrier free unit, and 2 basement bachelor apartments
  • Zhaawnong Gamik on Church St -- 60 unit building on Church St * single room occupancy
  • Jones Ave site -- 17 unit building * one and two bedroom units for couples and small single-parent families * one barrier free unit
  • Dundas St East site -- 32 unit building * bachelor, one and two bedroom units * some barrier free units
  • Peel (Brampton) site -- 8 unit building in, bachelor, one and two bedroom units
Organization type: Non Profit ; Registered Charity