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Description & Services
Public Comments Satellite district offices located in the following areas: 
  • Marathon 
  • Geraldton 
  • Nipigon
Volunteer Resources Coordinator, Thunder Bay: Charmaine Cades, Phone: (Business) 807-343-6192; Email:
Description (Agency) Provides a full spectrum of all Child Welfare programs and services
Agency Services
Description (Service) Provides a full spectrum of all Child Welfare programs and services
Responsible for the administration of the following program and services: 
  • Child Welfare Services 
  • Family and Children's Services 
  • Foster Care and Adoption Services 
  • Outreach Program 
  • Residential Services
Volunteer Opportunities 
  • Driver: drive children to and from appointments/visits, as scheduled 
  • Foster Parent: provide a home to a child in care 
  • Life Book: assist social worker to develop an informative life book for a child in care 
  • Parent Aid: provide support, friendship and encouragement to an isolated high risk mother in a non-professional relationship 
  • Parent Relief: care for children of a family for a few hours to give parents some private time 
  • Recreation Buddy: spend time providing and engaging in a recreational outing with a child or youth 
  • Special Friend: provides affection and guidance of a caring adult through one to one relationship and regular outings/activities 
  • Tutor: provides one -to-one attention to a child/teen to improve school performance in a subject or subjects 
  • Volunteer Advisory Board
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm, Sep-Jun 
Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm, Jul-Aug 
Intake and Assessment Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Thunder Bay District
Eligibility Volunteer Opportunities 
  • Criteria vary by opportunity
Application Volunteer Opportunities 
  • Contact the Coordinator of Volunteer Resources
Languages English
Fees Membership - Annual
Additional Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone Intake and Assessment: 807-343-6100
Toll Free Phone Intake and Assessment: 1-800-465-3905
Fax 807-343-0141
Primary Contact Receptionist
Primary Executive Brad Bain, Executive Director
Site Location Balmoral Park
Located In Community Thunder Bay
Address 1110 Jade Court
Thunder Bay, ON P7B 6M7
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Intersection Jade Crt and Amber Dr
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services (MCCSS)
Elections Jun