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Markham Apartments and housing rentals

This is a helpful list for those who are living in or moving to Markham, not just those looking for Markham apartments.

For information on your rights as a tenant go to the Ontario Tenants Most Asked Questions and Answers page.

Markham apartments for rent, plus houses and condo rentals:

Markham public housing, rent geared to income accomodations, and government benefits for the disadvantaged:

Markham Tenants Associations:

Town of Markham - Government pages

Other government services

Other Markham Social Services, Agencies and Advocacy Groups (help and advice)

Legal Services

Emergencies: Fire, police, plus distress centres

Markham Foodbanks and emergency shelters

    , (Delivers non-perishable food items to restricted needy who cannot reach the Food Bank), 416-440-0346 ext 2
    Markham Food Bank, 190 Bullock Dr, Unit 11, Markham, L3P 7N2, 905-472-2437

    General information about emergency shelters: 1-888-256-1112
    Leeder Place Family Shelter, (maximum length of stay is 4 weeks), 905-898-1015 or Toll-free: 1-888-554-5525
    Porter Place Men's Shelter, (maximum stay is 4 weeks), 905-898-1015, or Toll-free: 1-888-554-5525
    Sandgate Women's Shelter, 905-722-3220 or Toll-free: 1-800-661-8294
    Sutton Youth Multi-Service Centre, (run by The Salvation Army), 905-722-9076 or Toll-free: 1-877-972-0898
    Yellow Brick House, (women's shelter,) Aurora, 905-727-1944 and Toll-free Crisis Line: 1-800-263-3247
    York Region Youth Shelter, (maximum length of say 4 month) for makes between 16 and 26, 905-898-1015, or Toll-free: 1-888-554-5525

Markham Hospitals and Healthcare

    Telehealth Ontario 1-866-797-0000 for health advice over the phone


    Markham Stouffville Hospital, 381 Church Street, Markham (905) 472-7000

    Doctor Search, a service provided by the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario



Other Services

General Reference

Places to visit on the site:
Ontario Tenants homepage         |       Residential Tenancies Act       |     Finding an apartment
Ontario Landlord and Tenant Q&A   |   Housing and poverty reports   |   Other housing links
Tenant rights and social justice     |     Renters muncipal issues     |     Rent Control
Apartment safety & security  | Tenant health: Toxic mould, cockroaches  | Consumer Information
Tenant association organizing   |    Utility costs: Ontario hydro, natural gas   |    Ontario MPP list