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Description & Services
Public Comments Please note new location: 73 Cumberland St N, Suite 101
Description (Agency) Serves as a meeting place that provides a strong feminist voice for women in Northwestern Ontario
Agency Services
Description (Service)
  • Serves as a meeting place that provides a strong feminist voice for women in Northwestern Ontario 
  • Provides support, information, referral, and advocacy to individual women, especially in the areas of woman abuse, legal rights (criminal and family law, including child welfare), economic rights, and human rights at no cost 
  • Offers a drop-in centre and a comprehensive resource library on issues of concern to women 
  • Provides speakers and training and organizes educational and celebratory community events for and about women 
  • Brings issues of concern for women to government and other decision-makers 
  • Advocates for all communities of women from an anti-racist, anti-oppression framework 
  • Administers the Thunder Bay Good Food Box, a monthly food security program 
  • Partnered with Faye Peterson Transition House in the operation of the Thunder Bay Women's Court Watch Program
Hours Mon-Thu 9:30 am-5 pm
Areas Served Thunder Bay
Eligibility Advocacy services for women only
Application Call or visit the library for membership information
Languages English
Additional Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-345-7802
Fax 807-345-9216
E-Mail ed@nwowc.org
Website www.nwowomenscentre.org
Social Media Facebook Facebook, WordPress WordPress
Primary Executive Gwen O'Reilly, Centre Coordinator
Site Location North Ward, opposite Stan's Pizza
Located In Community Thunder Bay
Address 73 Cumberland St N, Suite 101
Thunder Bay, ON P7A 4L8
 
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Intersection Cumberland St N and Tupper St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (80) United Way
Funding Regional / Municipal - Thunder Bay District Social Services Administration Board (TBDSSAB) ; Provincial ; United Way
Elections Nov
Meetings Monthly, 6 pm