Description & Services
Description (Agency) Big Brothers Big Sisters of North Bay and District is a non-profit volunteer organization committed to fostering the optimal development of children and youth through one-to-one mentoring services and growth-based programs
Agency Services
Description (Service)
  • Matches children and adults in one to one mentor friendships 
  • Provides children that are in need of a mentor with the highest quality volunteer-based mentoring programs
Trains volunteers to be mentors to children
Hours Mon-Thu 8:30 am-5:30 pm, Fri 8:30 am-4 pm
Areas Served Nipissing District
Boundaries North to Verner, West to Mattawa, South to Sundridge
Eligibility For boys and girls, residing primarily in a single parent home
  • Must be 18 years of age and over  
  • Thorough screening check required
  • Volunteers must complete a screening process that includes application, interview, criminal records check including a vulnerable sector check, reference checks, medical clearance and a home visit 
  • Parents and guardians referring children must complete an application and an interview with a caseworker
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Additional Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-474-3041
Fax 705-474-3499
Primary Executive Darlene Jamieson, Executive Director; Email:
Located In Community North Bay
Address 169 Lakeshore Dr
North Bay, ON P1A 2B3
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Intersection Lakeshore Dr and Gertrude St
Physical Access Partially Accessible - Back Entrance -- Accessible with ramp ; Workers will travel to accessible locations to meet
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 2008
Funding Fundraising