Ontario Native Women's Association

Site: Thunder Bay

Service: Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women Family Support

Description & Services
Description (Service) Supports families of Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women (MMIW) through the following services with a focus on the reconciliation and healing process: 
  • Assistance with navigating systems in search of information 
  • Advocacy and support as needed in the grieving and healing journey 
  • Counselling 
  • Provision of cultural and traditional ceremonies including one on one sessions with a Healer, Sharing Circles, Drum Circles, and Ceremonial Feasts
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-5 pm
Areas Served Thunder Bay
Eligibility Family members of missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls, regardless of their participation in the National Inquiry Process
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Ojibway - Staff person, no services provided
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-623-3442
Toll Free Phone 1-800-667-0816
Fax 807-623-1104
E-Mail onwa@onwa.ca
Website www.mmiwontario.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook, Instagram Instagram, Twitter Twitter
Primary Contact MMIW Coordinator
Site Location North Ward, former St John Elementary school site
Located In Community Thunder Bay
Address 380 Ray Blvd
Thunder Bay, ON P7B 4E6
 
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Intersection Ray Blvd and Queen St
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Federal