Description & Services
Description (Agency) Provides direct services for new and established permanent residents and convention refugees, and for refugee claimants
Agency Services
Description (Service)
  • Provides direct services for new and established permanent residents and convention refugees, and for refugee claimants 
  • Offers orientation classes in citizenship preparation, income tax clinic (March)
 
Community Development: 
  • Cultural projects 
  • Folklore Festival: First weekend in May 
  • Anti-Racism and Anti-Discrimination Advocacy and Workshops 
  • Cultural and Cross-Cultural Sensitivity Training 
  • Community engagement and welcoming
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm 
Translation and Interpreter Services Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Thunder Bay District
Eligibility Varies by program
Application Varies by program, call for more information
Languages English ; French ; Arabic - staff person available - no services provided ; Bengali - staff person available - no services provided ; Hindi - staff person available - no services provided ; Punjabi - staff person available - no services provided ; Spanish - staff person available - no services provided ; Interpretive Services - available in 52 languages ; Karen language -- staff person available - no services provided
Fees None
Additional Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-345-0551
Toll Free Phone 1-866-831-1144
Fax 807-345-0173
E-Mail info@thunderbay.org
Website www.thunderbay.org
Volunteer Coordinator Linda Woodbeck, Mentoring Coordinator
Primary Executive Cathy Woodbeck, Executive Director; Email: cathyw@thunderbay.org
Alternate Executive Jim Squire, President
Site Location North Ward, old Fire Hall Bldg
Located In Community Thunder Bay
Address 17 Court St N
Thunder Bay, ON
Canada P7A 4T4
 
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Intersection Court St N and Cooke St
Physical Access Partially Accessible - Main floor is accessible -- Ramp at rear of building leads to main floor
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1972
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Citizenship, Immigration and International Trade ; Federal - Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada
Elections Oct