Independent Living Resource Centre

Site: Independent Living Resource Centre

Service: Independent Living Resources

Description & Services
Description (Agency) Provides services for and by people with disabilities in the Thunder Bay and Northwestern Ontario region, from Marathon to the Manitoba border
Agency Services
Description (Service)
  • Provides services for and by people with disabilities  
  • Empowers individuals with a disability to take control of their resources by utilizing information, support, skills and choices available to them 
  • Offers a cross-disability approach and therefore serve people with any form of self-disclosed disability
Focuses on the following 4 core programs: 
  • Information and Networking 
  • Peer Support and Interaction 
  • Independent Living Skill Development 
  • Community Development
Hours Mon-Tue, Thu 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4 pm * Wed 8:30 am-4 pm * Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-3 pm
Areas Served Kenora District ; Rainy River District ; Thunder Bay District
Boundaries Marathon to the Manitoba border
Eligibility Individuals with a disability, family members, friends or service providers
Application By phone, drop-in, mail or e-mail
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Provided as required
Fees None
Additional Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-577-6166
Toll Free Phone 1-800-461-3153
Fax 807-577-6119
Social Media Facebook Facebook
Primary Executive Tom Pugliese, Executive Director; Phone: 807-577-6166 ext 1; Email:
Site Location South Ward, Glengowan Bldg (formerly United Way of Thunder Bay)
Located In Community Thunder Bay
Address 130 Brodie St S
Thunder Bay, ON P7E 1B9
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Intersection Brodie St S and Donald St S
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding City / Town - Thunder Bay ; Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care ; Fundraising ; United Way ; Foundation