Northwestern Ontario Peer Connections

Site: St. Joseph's Health Centre South

Service: Mental Health Peer Support

Description & Services
Description (Agency) Provides peer support for the day to day needs of its members
Description (Service)
  • Provides peer support for the day to day needs of its members with a Psychosocial Rehabilitation and Strength Based Approach 
  • Provides socialization opportunities for members to aid in their recovery 
  • Provides mental health education to members and mental health awareness to people in the community 
  • Directs members in finding appropriate personnel to meet their needs 
  • Develops and maintains communication with all existing persons involved with members' care, as requested by members
Hours Mon-Fri 9:30 am-3:30 pm
Areas Served Thunder Bay District
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
 
  • Anyone having direct experience as a consumer of mental health services 
  • Must promise to conduct themselves appropriately in working towards the goals of the Peer Council 
  • Must be a Member of the Peer Council to attend functions provided by the organization
Application Membership Form must be filled out including name, address, and phone number
Languages English
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-624-3400 Ext 3361
E-Mail ptcouncil@tbaytel.net
Social Media Facebook Facebook, Twitter Twitter
Primary Contact Tami Sokol, Secretary / Treasurer; Phone: 807-624-3400 ext 3362; Email: sokolt@tbh.net
Alternate Contact Krissie Quaid, Chair; Phone: 807-624-3400 ext 3363; Email: quaidk@tbh.net
Site Location Victoriaville Mall
Located In Community Thunder Bay
Address 710 Victoria Ave E, S108
Thunder Bay, ON P7C 5P7
 
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Intersection Victoria Ave E and Archibald St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 2000