Thunder Bay Multicultural Association

Site: Thunder Bay Multicultural Association

Service: Resettlement Assistance Program

Description & Services
Public Comments Using a hub and spoke model, Sault Community Career Centre (SCCC) partners with Thunder Bay Multicultural Association (TBMA) on the RAP program
Description (Service) Provides a range of settlement and orientation supports to people who arrive in Canada as Government Assisted Refugees (GARs) 
Program services include: 
  • Meet newcomers at the airport and accompany them to local community 
  • Provide temporary accommodation 
  • Provide needs assessment, including emergency needs 
  • Offer life skills support including orientation in clients' language on variety of topics, such as federal and provincial programs and services, health care issues, managing money, education system, family life, employment 
  • Referrals to community services and other settlement programs 
  • Assistance with searching for, viewing, selecting and moving into permanent accommodations
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Thunder Bay District
Eligibility Government Assisted Refugees
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
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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 Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Federal - Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC)