Canaday House

424 Minor Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98109
Phone: 206-682-2376
Fax: 206-682-7760

Canaday House

Canaday House opened in 2010 and provides 83 studio units of permanent supportive housing. Twenty-five units are set aside for tenants who are also veterans.

The building was named for Nicholas Canaday, a longtime DESC volunteer and passionate advocate for the homeless.


  • 24/7 support staff
  • Nutritional services including a daily breakfast service
  • Medication monitoring
  • Common space for tenants on first floor (meeting rooms, dining area)
  • Community activities (food bank trips, BINGO, etc.)
  • Courtyard garden amenity for tenants
  • On-site clinical services such as case management and mental health care