Brain Injury Services of Northern Ontario

Site: Thunder Bay - Regional Office

Service: Brain Injury Services

Description & Services
Description (Agency) Assists individuals living with the effects of brain injury
Description (Service)
  • Assists individuals who are living with the effects of a brain injury attain their maximum potential as they continue living, loving, and doing 
  • Helps individuals to participate in meaningful life roles at, or as close as possible to the level they did prior to their acquired brain injury  
  • Provides flexible services to meet the diverse needs of individuals who require rehabilitation and support services  
  • Provides referrals to the residential services available in Thunder Bay
     
  • Offers Assisted Living Services in the following locations: 
    • Andras Court 
    • Castlegreen Site 
    • McKellar Place
     
  • Provides Community Rehabilitation and Outreach Services in Thunder Bay, Kenora, Fort Frances and Dryden
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Algoma District ; Cochrane District ; Kenora District ; Manitoulin District ; Nipissing District ; Rainy River District ; Sudbury District ; Thunder Bay District ; Timiskaming District ; All services are provided out of Thunder Bay, Dryden, Fort Frances, Kenora and Sioux Lookout. Some services are delivered through Ontario Telemedicine Network (OTN) and other technology to deal with travel and climate
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
 
Individuals with an acquired brain injury
Application
  • Referrals by family, health professional, physician, lawyer, or self-referral
     
  • Intake process includes completed and signed "Application for Serviceā€ (AFS) form which can be found on the website 
  • AFS form can be signed by substitute decision maker
Languages English
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-623-1188
Toll Free Phone 1-866-796-1188
Fax 807-623-1201
E-Mail bisnoro@bisno.org
Website www.bisno.org
Social Media Facebook Facebook, Twitter Twitter
Primary Contact Susan Smulski, Executive Assistant; Phone: 807-624-4222; Email: susans@bisno.org
Primary Executive Alice Bellavance, Chief Executive Officer; Email: alice@bisno.org
Alternate Executive Lauri Moffatt-Zawacki, Program Director; Email: laurimz@bisno.org
Site Location South Ward
Located In Community Thunder Bay
Address 426 Balmoral St
Thunder Bay, ON P7C 5G8
 
View MapQuest Map
View Google Map
Intersection Balmoral St and Dease St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC) -- North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN)