Canadian Cancer Society - Northwest Region

Site: Thunder Bay

Service: Support Services

Description & Services
Description (Agency) A national community-based organization of volunteers whose mission is the eradication of cancer and the enhancement of the quality of life of people living with cancer.
Agency Services
Description (Service)
  • A national, community-based organization of volunteers 
  • Funds research for all types of cancer  
  • Offers information on cancer risk, prevention, early detection, diagnosis, treatment, rehabilitation and supportive care 
  • Provides support for people living with cancer, family members and friends 
  • Connects individuals with a survivor or caregiver to discuss what it's like to live with cancer 
  • Provides transportation assistance to and from cancer related appointments 
  • Loans wigs and/or turbans free of charge to cancer patients 
  • Provides support from a trained quit smoking specialist
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Kenora District ; Rainy River District ; Thunder Bay District
Eligibility Individuals living with cancer and their families and friends
Application Call for more information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - available via telephone
Fees None
Additional Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-344-5433
Toll Free Phone Local Services: 1-800-227-5557 
Cancer Information Specialists: 1-888-939-3333 
Transportation Assistance: 1-800-227-5557 
Peer Support Specialist: 1-800-263-6750
TTY Phone 866-786-3934
Fax 807-343-5787
E-Mail nw@ontario.cancer.ca
Website www.cancer.ca
Social Media Twitter Twitter
Primary Contact Sonya Story, Office Coordinator; Phone: 807-344-5433 ext 3512; Email: sstory@ontario.cancer.ca
Alternate Contact Kyle VanRavenswaay, Fundraising Coordinator; Phone: 807-344-5433 ext 3502; Email: kvanravenswaay@ontario.cancer.ca
Volunteer Coordinator Karen Loghrin, Volunteer Engagement Coordinator; Phone: 807-344-5433 ext 3513; Email: kloghrin@ontario.cancer.ca
Primary Executive Maria Cabral, Manager, Northwestern Region; Phone: 807-344-5433 ext 3501; Email: mcabral@ontario.cancer.ca
Located In Community Thunder Bay
Address 1093 Barton St
Thunder Bay, ON P7B 5N3
 
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Intersection Barton St and William St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Fundraising ; Donations