Description & Services
Public Comments The Thunder Bay Multicultural Association provides an online Volunteer Registration form for people interested in helping with the settlement of refugees in Thunder Bay and Northwestern Ontario. For those wishing to donate items or professional services, the TBMA is creating an inventory of donations offered (for pick-up at a later date due to capacity limitations) and donations can be registered online through the Donation Registration Form. Those wishing to make a monetary donation should contact the TBMA office at 807-345-0551 for details.
Description (Service)
  • Provides information and referral for newcomers to Canada 
  • Offers assistance filling out government forms 
  • Offers Commissioner of Oaths for original documents 
  • Provides supportive counselling and problem solving 
  • Provides settlement and orientation for immigrants and refugees
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Thunder Bay District
Eligibility Open to: 
  • Permanent residents 
  • Canadian citizens 
  • Convention refugees and refugee claimants 
  • Newcomers admitted under Opportunities Ontario: Provincial Nominee Program 
  • Foreign domestic workers admitted under the Live-In Caregiver Program 
  • Minister's permit holders who have special permission to remain in Canada
Application Call to book an appointment
Languages English ; French ; Interpretive Services - available in 58 languages
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-345-0551
Toll Free Phone 1-866-831-1144
Fax 807-345-0173
E-Mail info@tbma.ca
Website www.thunderbay.org
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Primary Executive Cathy Woodbeck, Executive Director; Email: cathyw@thunderbay.org
Site Location North Ward, old Fire Hall Bldg
Located In Community Thunder Bay
Address 17 Court St N
Thunder Bay, ON 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