Shelter House Thunder Bay
Provides short-term relief to those in need of shelter, food, and clothing and advocates to access resources to support their transition.
Transitional support, temporary housing, safety planning for domestic violence, crisis services, counseling, outreach, advocacy, early childhood education, and support groups to women, youth and their children.
To provide transitional and permanent housing. Offers a range of Community Support services to families, healing and independence.
Assaulted Women's Helpline
24 hour telephone and TTY crisis line for women in Ontario.
The Centre des Femmes Francophones du Nord-Ouest de l'Ontario (CFFNOO) - is a non-profit community organization offering services to francophone women 16 years and older in the field of violence against women in French. They offer a diversity of programmes and support as needed, to French-speaking women and their children.
In Thunder Bay: 807-684-1955
In Geraldton: 807-854-9021
Toll free: 1-888-415-4156
Sexual Assault Centre
Thunder Bay Sexual Assault Centre Crisis Line: (807)344-4502 (24 hours) or (807)345-0062
Victim Witness Assistance Program (VWAP)
Provides information, assistance and support to victims and witnesses of crime throughout the criminal justice process in order to increase their understanding of, and participation in, the criminal justice process. Offered by the Ontario Victim Services Secretariat, VWAP services include crisis intervention, needs assessment, referrals to community agencies, emotional support, case specific information (court dates, bail conditions) and court preparation and orientation.
Catholic Family Development Centre
A non-denominational family service agency, serving the Thunder Bay community. Dedicated to strengthening and empowering families and individuals through a high quality service within a respectful, caring environment.
Thunder Bay Counselling Centre
For family counseling, financial counseling, workshops, training, EAP (Employee Assistance Program) and other programs.
Thunder Bay Indian Friendship Centre
For Aboriginal support in the community and related information.
211 Ontario North and Lakehead Social Planning Council
Community Resource listings in the Thunder Bay area.
Thunder Bay Multicultural Association
Offers 24 hour access to interpreters in over 40 different languages. For more information, or to book an appointment with an interpreter, phone 345-0551. Call toll-free at 1-866-831-1144. This agency also translates documents (fee charged).
Thunder Bay District Health Unit
Provide health information and prevention related clinical services to people of all ages; advocates for healthy public policy; protects you by investigating reportable diseases and uphold regulations that apply to public health.
Canadian Mental Health Association, Thunder Bay Branch
Dedicated to promoting, maintaining and enhancing the mental wellness of individuals, families and the community, through the provision or coordination of public education, peer support and individual advocacy, and access to community-based adult mental health care programs and other supportive services.