Subsidized Seniors Housing

Donwood South opened its doors in 1982. The 104 apartment units and amenities provide comfortable accommodations for independent seniors. Donwood South is a non-profit corporation owned and operated by eight Winnipeg Mennonite Brethren Churches. Donwood South provides independent living in an environment with security, opportunities to socialize and other services.

Business Office
171 Donwood Drive
Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Phone: 204-668-4410
Fax: 204-663-5429


  • 55 plus, quiet, spacious independent living apartment suites, with large balconies
  • Rent subsidized by Donwood South
  • Beautiful greenspace with gardens
  • Conveniently located near major bus route and grocery stores
  • No smoking, no pet building
  • Two elevators
  • Large common activity area, including kitchen facilities
  • Library
  • No-charge laundry machines on each floor
  • On-site building manager with on-call support
  • Front door security system

Admissions Process

Applications may be submitted to Donwood South, Attention: Building Manager at 1245 Henderson Hwy or by email to Phone inquiries at (204) 338-8688. Fax inquiries at (204) 339-3554. A Notice of Assessment from Revenue Canada must also accompany the application.

Click Here for the Application Form

Home care

Manitoba Health provides Home Care Services to seniors with health problems and disabled persons needing assistance to live independently. For more information contact: 204-788-8330 or visit

For Geriatric Program Assessment Team or Geriatric Mental Health Team please visit