NorWest Community Health Centres

Site: Thunder Bay Office

Service: Community Kitchens

Description & Services
Public Comments Expansion of the Health Centre is complete: 
  • Client parking is available behind the health centre and can be reached via Heron or Ogden Streets 
  • Clients can entre the health centre using the Simpson St entrance or the entrance at the back of the building with is ideal for dropping off clients 
  • Accessible parking is available at the rear of the building
Description (Service) Health centre focused on family and community health
 
  • Operates monthly programs where participants cook healthy meals together  
  • Teaches basic cooking skills
 
Offers various kitchen programs, including: 
  • Eat Smart 
  • FASD Community Kitchen
 
Good Food Box Host Site 
  • Provides a prearranged assortment of fresh fruits and vegetables on a monthly basis 
  • Functions as a food purchasing system making fresh fruits and vegetables available at a reduced price 
  • Food is available at prices equal or less than the cost at the supermarket through bulk purchasing and volunteer participation
Hours Office Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
Program times vary
Areas Served Thunder Bay
Eligibility No restrictions
Application
  • Call to inquire about the date and time for the kitchen 
  • Registration is required
Languages English
Fees Service - Good Food Box -- individual box is $15, family box is $25 ; None - programs
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-626-7854
Toll Free Phone 1-866-357-5454
Fax 807-622-3548
E-Mail lhymander@norwestchc.org
Website www.norwestchc.org
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Primary Contact Liisa Hymander
Site Location Southward, Simpson-Ogden area
Located In Community Thunder Bay
Address 525 Simpson St
Thunder Bay, ON P7C 3J6
 
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Intersection Simpson St and Heron St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care -- North West Local Health Integrated Network (NWLHIN)