Assisted Living

116 Sunset Drive

Hawkins House – We are proud to provide a safe, secure, sociable and affordable environment for our seniors.

  • 3 levels
  • Access to Elevator
  • 31 self contained studio apartments
  • Bathroom with large shower
  • Kitchenette with 2 burner stove top & small fridge
  • Dining area on main level of facility
  • Living/lounge area to socialize
  • Games room
  • Security doors with intercom system
  • Located in a quiet residential area

Entrance Criteria & Other Information

  • Applicants must be on the housing waiting list of the Dept. of Social Development. (see below on how to register)
  • Applicants must also apply to York Developments.
  • Applicants must be 60 years of age or 50 and involuntarily retired from the work force.
  • Applicants gross annual income limit is $31,000.

Monthly Charges

  • Rent will be calculated at 30% of your gross monthly income.
  • In addition to the monthly rent there is a Services provided charge on a monthly basis.


  • On-site staff from 8:00 am to 10:00 pm daily
  • 2 meals per day served in the dining room on the first floor (lunch & supper)
  • Laundry service (linens & personal) completed weekly
  • Housekeeping service completed weekly
  • Call bell system in each apartment with a 24-hour response.
  • Personal Care can be provided to tenants who require assistance with showering, dressing, medication and meal prep.


  • Socializing on site: playing cards with other tenants, bingo, puzzles, special parties, Bible study, entertainment, day trips, movies, etc.
  • Having your own private space, independence
  • Joining in on entertainment and activities at York Care Centre
  • Attend church service
  • Dental services at York Care Centre
  • Café within York Care Centre
  • Having your hair done at the York Care Centre Salon
  • Continuity of care
  • Feeling safe and secure knowing someone will answer your call in less than 5 minutes.

Social Development

To get on the senior housing list with the department:
Telephone #1-833-733-7835

Application Form