Mission to Seafarers: Port of Thunder Bay

Site: Port of Thunder Bay

Service: Mariner Assistance

Description & Services
Public Comments Associated with Stella Maris Roman Catholic Mission

Description (Agency) Ministers to the spiritual and social needs of all seafarers, regardless of nationality, creed or religion
Description (Service)
  • Ministers to the spiritual and social needs of all seafarers, regardless of nationality, creed or religion 
  • Visits seafarers aboard ocean-going ships in the Port of Thunder Bay 
  • Provide transportation services as requested  
  • Offers an annual Blessing of the Fleet service to local mariners
 
Operates the Seafarers' Centre, which provides access to: 
  • Bibles in various languages 
  • Communication facilities 
  • Clothing 
  • Christmas bags during the holidays
Hours Office Mon 1:30 pm-2:30 pm, Wed 10 am-12 noon, additional hours by appt 
Seafarers' Centre Mon-Sat 6:30 pm-9:30 pm when ships are in port
Areas Served Thunder Bay
Eligibility Services available to all seafarers, regardless of nationality, creed or religion
Application No application required
Languages English
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-344-8241
E-Mail thunder.bay@missiontoseafarers.ca
Website www.missiontoseafarers.ca/thunderbay/index.htm
Primary Contact Rev Ed Swayze, Chaplain; Phone: (Cell) 807-626-2571; Email: flyingangel@tbaytel.net
Site Location Keefer Intermodal
Located In Community Thunder Bay
Address 100 Main St
Thunder Bay, ON P7B 6R9
 
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Intersection Main St and Harbour Expressway
Mailing Address c/o The Mission to Seafarers: Port of Thunder Bay 
100 Main St, Suite 450 
Thunder Bay, ON P7B 6R9
Physical Access Unknown
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1961
Funding Grants - Anglican Diocese of Algoma; Thunder Bay Port Authority ; Donations