Thunder Bay and District Injured Workers Support Group

Site: Thunder Bay

Service: Injured Workers Support Group

Description & Services
Description (Agency) Offers information and support to injured workers and family members free of charge
Description (Service)
  • Provides public education on workers compensation issues 
  • Offers peer support to injured workers and family members 
  • Participates in law reform to make the system work better for all workers 
  • Educates people on their rights and responsibilities under the Workplace Safety and Insurance Act (WSIB) 
  • Facilitates peer counselling and open public meetings free of charge 
  • Advises injured workers as to what options are open to them and how they can work with the WSIB process on a variety of programs
Hours Tue, Thu 10 am-12 noon
Areas Served Kenora District ; Rainy River District ; Thunder Bay District
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call 807-622-8897 for membership information
Languages English ; French
Fees Membership - Annual ; Annual fee is $10
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-622-8897
Fax 807-622-7869
Website thunderbayinjuredworkers.com
Social Media Facebook Facebook
Primary Contact Eugene Lefrancois, President; Phone: 807-767-7827; Email: eugenelefrancois1@gmail.com
Site Location HAGI Building
Located In Community Thunder Bay
Address 1201 Jasper Dr
Thunder Bay, ON P7B 6R2
 
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Intersection Jasper Dr and Balmoral St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1984
Funding Fundraising ; Donations ; Fees - Membership
Elections May
Meetings Board meeting: First Mon of the month 6:30 pm 
Public meeting: Third Thu of the month 
Contact office for peer group meetings