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This project is a partnership between: Lakehead District School Board Lakehead Social Planning Council TBaytel The District of Thunder Bay Social Services Administration Board Thunder Bay Catholic District School Board United Way of Thunder Bay

Organization: Lakehead Social Planning Council - Phones for Families  
Phone Numbers: 807-624-1720
Toll-Free: 1-877-586-5638
Fax: 807-625-9427
125 Syndicate Ave S, Suite 38
Thunder Bay, ON
P7E 6H8
Intersection: Syndicate Ave S and Donald St E
Location: Victoriaville Centre
Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible    Wheelchair Accessible
Hours: Office Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Executives: Marie Klassen - Director of Services
807-624-1721 *
Service Description: Provides free home telephone service to eligible low income parents/guardians of children enrolled in either the Thunder Bay Catholic District School Board or the Lakehead District School Board

Fees: None
Application: Individuals must apply through their child's school

The following documentation is required:
  • Proof of income for all household members ages 18 and older
  • Proof of rent or mortgage
  • Identification for all household members regardless of age
Eligibility / Target Population: School referral required

Low income families who:
  • Have at least one child registered at, and attending on a full time basis, a school in either the Lakehead District School Board or the Thunder Bay Catholic District School Board; AND
  • Cannot connect or maintain telephone services on their own; AND
  • Do not have an Emergency Contact telephone number on file with the school, or whose contact telephone number is to a friend, family member or pre-paid cellular telephone

Exceptions to the above eligibility criteria may be reviewed on a case-by-case basis
Languages: English
Area Served:
City of Thunder Bay  
See Also: Financial Assistance for Children and Families

This information was last completely updated on May 8, 2018

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Updated May 8, 2018
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