Dryden and District Injured Workers Support Group
Injured Worker Support Group

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Operates a mutual support group for injured workers and their families

Provides the following Injured Worker Outreach Services (IWOS):
  • Offers advice and assistance on how to handle injured worker claims
  • Provides information about the Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB) policies and procedures
  • Provides peer support and counselling
  • Advises workers about other agencies that offer help to injured workers
  • Participates in law reform to improve the system
  • Provides public education about the needs and problems of injured workers and workers compensation issues

Also coordinates meetings in Ear Falls upon request
Eligibility
Any Canadian citizen who is interested in improving the workers compensation system in Canada; do not have to be an injured worker

Residency Requirements: West of Thunder Bay to Manitoba border, North to Sioux Lookout and Red Lake, South to Fort Frances and US border
Application Process
Requires completion of General Membership Intake Application
Fees
None
Accessibility
Not Accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
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211 Ontario North
Last Verified On January 11, 2019

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