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Lakehead Search and Rescue Unit
Search and Rescue Services

  • Functions as a volunteer organization devoted to all phases of land search and rescue within Thunder Bay District
  • Offers training programs
  • Performs practical and simulated rescues
  • Offers education in survival techniques
  • Provides assistance through the City Police 807-625-1260 and the Ontario Provincial Police 807-344-8421

Project Lifesaver
  • Operates a special program for individuals who wander
  • Provides a transmitter bracelet for clients to identify their location
Hours of Operation
Meetings Third Thu of the month 7 pm, Sep-JunMeetings: Monthly, Sep-Jun, 3rd Thu, 7 pm; call for location
  • Requires a Provincial Certification Course and 1 year probationary period as well as a Criminal Reference Check from Ontario Provincial Police
  • Requires Incident Command System 100
Project Lifesaver
  • Individuals with Alzheimer's or children with Autism
  • Clients must wear transmitter bracelet and have a caregiver providing 24-hour service

Age Requirements: Ages: 18 year(s) and up;
Application Process
Project Lifesaver: Contact Denise Wallace at 807-630-4745,
Service - Project Lifesaver ; None
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Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
Agency Information
211 Ontario North
   Last Updated On November 5, 2019

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