Please Note: Services may be impacted in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus).
Please contact any service prior to visiting in person to receive up to date information on changes to their availability (e.g. hours of operation etc.)
Ontario Native Women's Association
Circles of Care, Thunder Bay

  • Provides support services for Indigenous women and their families experiencing violence and involved with the child welfare system
  • Works to meet the needs of women involved with both the Child Welfare Systems (CAS) and Violence Against Women Sectors (VAW)

Aims to create a safe and supportive means of living through collaboration with other community services and the provision of culturally based services including:
  • Advocacy support
  • Crisis management
  • Cultural and traditional supports such as holistic teachings, sharing circles, ceremonies and guidance from Elders
  • Information and education provision for mothers on their rights and responsibilities
  • Systems navigation
  • Work with families and Children's Aid Society (CAS) to resolve conflict
Indigenous women and their children who are involved with the child welfare system or are experiencing or have experienced violence in their lives
Application Process
Call to book appointment
Partially Accessible - Parking -- No designated handicapped parking space; Entrance -- Accessible from street level but no automatic push button; Washroom -- Accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
Social Media
Agency Information
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On July 18, 2019

New Search
Suggest Update