Description & Services
Description (Agency) Matches children and adults in one to one mentor friendships
Agency Services
Description (Service)
  • Matches children and adults in one to one mentor friendships 
  • Provides children that are in need of a mentor with the highest quality volunteer-based mentoring programs 
  • Offers a variety of school-based programs held during the school year
 
Volunteers 
Trains volunteers to be mentors to children
Hours Office Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Thunder Bay
Eligibility Ages: 6 year(s) - 15 year(s) 
 
For boys and girls, residing primarily in a single parent home
 
Volunteers 
  • Must be 18 years of age and over  
  • Thorough screening check required
Application  
Volunteers  
Must complete a screening process that includes application, interview, criminal records check including a vulnerable sector check, reference checks and a home visit
Languages English
Fees None ; Volunteers must pay for their criminal reference check
Additional Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-623-1112
Fax 807-622-5244
E-Mail bbbsa@tbaytel.net
Website thunderbaybigbrotherbigsister.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook, Twitter Twitter
Primary Contact Jennifer Gosselin, Case Manager; Email: jennifer.gosselin@bigbrothersbigsisters.ca
Primary Executive Penny Radford, Executive Director; Email: penny.radford@bigbrothersbigsisters.ca
Site Location South Ward
Located In Community Thunder Bay
Address 559 Syndicate Ave S
Thunder Bay, ON P7E 1E6
 
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Intersection Syndicate Ave S and Isabella St E
Physical Access Partially Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1970
Funding Grants ; Fundraising ; Donations ; United Way
Elections Jun - new officers installed immediately
Meetings Board Meetings are held on the second last Tue on the month