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Financial Assistance - North West

Financial Assistance programs provide people in financial need with basic income support and temporary assistance for urgent and special needs. Also listed here are programs that assist contributors, such as Employment Insurance (EI) and Canada Pension Plan (CPP).

See also Financial Assistance for Children and Families, Financial Assistance for People with Disabilities, Financial Assistance for Seniors, Financial Assistance for Rent and Utilities and Budget and Debt Counselling.

 
These services serve all or part of North West
Animakee Wa Zhing 37 First Nation - Regina Bay Sub-Office  
Northwest Angle 37 First Nation, ON  P9N 3X7
Regina Bay Sub‑Office 807‑226‑5353
Windigo Island Band Office 807‑733‑3721
Anishinaabeg of Kabapikotawangag Resource Council  
505 Kavanaugh Rd, Sioux Narrows, ON  P0X 1N0
807‑226‑4445
Anishinaabeg of Naongashiing - Band Office - Ontario Works  
Morson, ON  P0W 1J0
807‑488‑5602
Anishinabek Employment and Training Services  
277 Park Ave, Thunder Bay, ON  P7B 1C4
807‑346‑0307
Aroland First Nation - Band Office - Ontario Works  
Hwy 643, Aroland, ON  P0T 1B0
807‑329‑5970
Atikokan Economic Development Corporation - Business Assistance, Loans and Consulting  
214 Main St W, Atikokan, ON  P0T 1C0
807‑597‑2757
Bearskin Lake First Nation - Band Office - Ontario Works  
Bearskin Lake First Nation, ON  P0V 1E0
807‑363‑2518
Biigtigong Nishnaabeg - Band Office  
78 Pic River Rd, Heron Bay, ON  P0T 1R0
807‑229‑1749
Biinjitiwaabik Zaaging Anishinaabek - Band Office - Extended Health Benefits  
501 Spirit Bay Rd, Rocky Bay Reserve, MacDiarmid, ON  P0T 2B0
807‑885‑3401
Biinjitiwaabik Zaaging Anishinaabek - Band Office - Ontario Works  
501 Spirit Bay Rd, Rocky Bay Reserve, MacDiarmid, ON  P0T 2B0
807‑885‑3401
Canada. Canada Revenue Agency - Northern Ontario - Thunder Bay  
130 Syndicate Ave S, Thunder Bay, ON  P7E 1C7
Individual Income Tax Inquiries: 1‑800‑959‑8281
Corporation Income Tax, GST/HST for Business Only/Employer Payroll Business Inquiries: 1‑800‑959‑5525
Canada Child Benefit and GST/HST Inquiries: 1‑800‑387‑1193
Charitable Organizations Info: 1‑800‑
Canada. Service Canada - Kenora District - Dryden Service Canada Centre  
119 King St, Dryden, ON  P8N 1C1
1‑800‑622‑6232
Canada. Service Canada - Kenora District - Employment Insurance  
308 Second St S, Suite 201, Kenora, ON  P9N 3X9
Information 1‑800‑206‑7218
Telephone Reporting Service 1‑800‑531‑7555
Canada. Service Canada - Kenora District - Kenora Service Canada Centre  
308 Second St S, Suite 201, Kenora
1‑800‑622‑6232
Canada. Service Canada - Rainy River District - Fort Frances Centre  
301 Scott St, Fort Frances, ON  P9A 1H1
1‑800‑622‑6232
Canada. Service Canada - Rainy River District - Fort Frances Centre - Employment Insurance  
301 Scott St, Fort Frances, ON  P9A 1H1
Information 1‑800‑206‑7218
Telephone Reporting Service 1‑800‑531‑7555
Canada. Service Canada - Thunder Bay District - Employment Insurance  
975 Alloy Dr, Thunder Bay, ON  P7B 6N5
Information 1‑800‑206‑7218
Telephone Reporting Service 1‑800‑531‑7555
Canada. Service Canada - Thunder Bay District - Geraldton Centre  
208 Beamish Ave W, Geraldton, ON  P0T 1M0
1‑800‑622‑6232
Canada. Service Canada - Thunder Bay District - Marathon Centre  
52 Peninsula Rd, Suite 105, Marathon, ON  P0T 2E0
807‑229‑0959
Canada. Service Canada - Thunder Bay District - Thunder Bay Centre  
975 Alloy Dr, Thunder Bay, ON  P7B 6N5
1‑800‑622‑6232 (1‑800‑O‑CANADA)
Cat Lake First Nation - Band Office - Ontario Works  
122 Back Rd W, Cat Lake, ON  P0V 1J0
807‑347‑2100
Couchiching First Nation - Band Office - Ontario Works  
Administration Centre, 107 Hwy 11 E, Fort Frances, ON  P9A 3M3
807‑274‑3228
Deer Lake First Nation - Band Office - Ontario Works  
Deer Lake, ON  P0V 1N0
Main 807‑775‑2141
807‑775‑2100
District of Thunder Bay Social Services Administration Board (The) - Geraldton - Ontario Works  
423 Main St, Unit 2, Geraldton, ON  P0T 1M0
807‑854‑2511
District of Thunder Bay Social Services Administration Board (The) - Kakabeka Falls - Ontario Works  
4778 Highway 11/17, Kakabeka Falls, ON  P0T 1W0
807‑577‑4989
District of Thunder Bay Social Services Administration Board (The) - Longlac - Ontario Works  
105 Hamel Ave, Longlac, ON  P0T 2A0
807‑876‑2533
District of Thunder Bay Social Services Administration Board (The) - Manitouwadge - Ontario Works  
1 Mississauga Dr, Manitouwadge, ON  P0T 2C0
807‑826‑4809
District of Thunder Bay Social Services Administration Board (The) - Marathon - Peninsula Square - Ontario Works  
52 Peninsula Square, Suite 110, Marathon, ON  P0T 2E0
807‑229‑2157
District of Thunder Bay Social Services Administration Board (The) - Nipigon - Ontario Works  
125 Hogan Rd, Nipigon, ON  P0T 2J0
807‑887‑0297
District of Thunder Bay Social Services Administration Board (The) - Schreiber - Ontario Works  
204 Alberta St, Room 137, Schreiber, ON  P0T 2S0
807‑824‑1369
District of Thunder Bay Social Services Administration Board (The) - Thunder Bay - Ontario Works  
231 May St S, Thunder Bay, ON  P7E 1B5
Main Office: 807‑766‑2111, press 1 for operator
Application Line: 807‑766‑2100
Eabametoong First Nation - Band Office - Ontario Works  
Eabamet Lake, ON  P0T 1L0
Primary 807‑242‑7361
807‑242‑7261
Eagle Lake First Nation - Band Office  
1220 Ojibway Dr, Migisi Sahgaigan, ON  P0V 3H0
807‑755‑5526
Eagle Lake First Nation - Band Office - Ontario Works  
1220 Ojibway Dr, Migisi Sahgaigan, ON  P0V 1S0
807‑755‑5526
Fort Severn First Nation - Band Office  
Fort Severn, ON  P0V 1W0
Main 807‑478‑2515
807‑478‑2572
Fort Severn First Nation - Band Office - Ontario Works  
Fort Severn, ON  P0V 1W0
807‑478‑2572
Fort William First Nation - Band Office - Extended Health Benefits  
90 Anemki Dr, Suite 200, Fort William First Nation, ON  P7J 1L3
Band Office 807‑623‑9543
Health Centre 807‑622‑8802
Fort William First Nation - Band Office - Ontario Works  
90 Anemki Dr, Suite 200, Fort William First Nation, ON  P7J 1L3
807‑622‑6791
Ginoogaming First Nation - Ginoogaming Training Centre - Ontario Works  
Ginoogaming Training Centre, 100 Balsam Rd, Longlac, ON  P0T 2A0
Main 807‑876‑1660
807‑876‑1649
Grassy Narrows First Nation - Ontario Works Building - Ontario Works  
Grassy Narrows, ON  P0X 1B0
Main 807‑925‑2570
807‑925‑2536
Gull Bay First Nation - Government Office - Ontario Works  
Gull Bay Administration, 1186 Memorial Ave, Thunder Bay, ON  P7B 6P9
807‑982‑0006
Independent Living Resource Centre - WorkES  
130 Brodie St S, Thunder Bay, ON  P7E 1B9
807‑577‑6166
Kasabonika Lake First Nation - Band Office - Ontario Works  
Kasabonika, ON  P0V 1Y0
807‑535‑2547
Keewaywin First Nation - Band Office - Ontario Works  
202 Band Office Rd, Keewaywin, ON  P0V 3G0
807‑771‑1210
Kenora District Services Board - Dryden Office - Ontario Works  
211 Princess St, Dryden, ON  P8N 3L5
807‑223‑2100
Kenora District Services Board - Ear Falls Office - Ontario Works  
Ear Falls 2000 Office, 30 Spruce St, Ear Falls, ON  P9N 1T8
807‑767‑2038
Kenora District Services Board - Ignace Office - Ontario Works  
312 Pine St, Unit 1-2, Ignace, ON  P0T 1T0
807‑934‑6673
Kenora District Services Board - Kenora Office - Ontario Works  
120 Matheson St S, Kenora, ON  P9N 1T8
807‑468‑5372
Kenora District Services Board - Pickle Lake Office - Ontario Works  
6 Anne St, Pickle Lake, ON  P8T 1B1
Sioux Lookout Office: 807‑737‑7117
Kenora District Services Board - Red Lake Office - Ontario Works  
232 Howey St, Red Lake, ON  P9N 1T8
807‑727‑2312
Kenora District Services Board - Sioux Lookout Office - Ontario Works  
64 King St, Sioux Lookout, ON  P8T 1B1
807‑737‑7117
Kingfisher Lake First Nation - Band Office  
Kingfisher Lake, ON  P0V 1Z0
807‑532‑2067
Kingfisher Lake First Nation - Band Office - Ontario Works  
Kingfisher Lake, ON  P0V 1Z0
807‑532‑2067
Kitchenuhmaykoosib Inninuwug - Band Office  
Big Trout Lake, ON  P0V 1G0
807‑537‑2263
Kitchenuhmaykoosib Inninuwug - Band Office - Ontario Works  
Big Trout Lake, ON  P0V 1G0
807‑537‑2263
Lac Des Mille Lacs First Nation - Band Office - Non Insured Health Benefits  
690 Mountain Rd, Fort William First Nation, Thunder Bay, ON  P7B 4A3
807‑622‑9835
Lac La Croix First Nation - Band Office  
104 Main St, Neguaquon Lake IR 25D, Lac La Croix, ON  P9A 3M9
807‑485‑2431
Lac La Croix First Nation - Band Office - Ontario Works  
104 Main St, Neguaquon Lake IR 25D, Lac La Croix, ON  P9A 3N9
807‑485‑2431
Lac Seul First Nation - Frenchman's Head - Band Office - Ontario Works  
Lac Seul, ON  P0V 1X0
807‑582‑3503
Lac Seul First Nation - Sahkatcheway Access Center - Kejick Bay - Ontario Works  
Lac Seul, ON  P0V 2A0
807‑582‑9640
Long Lake 58 First Nation - Social Services Office - Ontario Works  
225 Otter St, Long Lake 58 First Nation, Longlac, ON  P0T 2A0
807‑876‑2292
Marathon (Town of) - Finance  
4 Hemlo Dr, Marathon, ON  P0T 2E0
807‑229‑1340 Ext 2231
Matawa First Nations Management  
233 Court St S, 2nd Fl, Thunder Bay, ON  P7B 2X9
807‑344‑4575
Métis Nation of Ontario - Thunder Bay Métis Council - Employment and Training  
226 May St S, Thunder Bay, ON  P7E 1B4
807‑624‑5025
Mishkeegogamang First Nation - Band Office - Ontario Works  
1 First Nation St, Mishkeegogamang First Nation, ON  P0V 2H0
Band Office: 807‑928‑2414
807‑928‑2947
Mishkosiminiziibiing First Nation - Band Office - Ontario Works  
410 Anishinabe Way, Big Grassy River First Nation, Morson, ON  P0W 1J0
807‑488‑5614
Mitaanjigamiing First Nation - Band Office - Ontario Works  
Stanjikoming First Nation, ON  P9A 3M9
807‑274‑2188
Muskrat Dam First Nation - Band Office - Ontario Works  
Muskrat Dam, ON  P0V 3B0
807‑471‑2574
Naicatchewenin First Nation - Band Office - Ontario Works  
RR 1, Devlin, ON  P0W 1C0
807‑486‑3407
Naotkamegwanning First Nation - Band Office - Ontario Works  
1800 Pawitik St, Pawitik, ON  P0X 1L0
Main 807‑226‑1075
807‑226‑5411
Neskantaga First Nation - Band Office - Ontario Works  
Lansdowne House, ON  P0T 1Z0
807‑479‑2570
Nibinamik First Nation - Band Office - Ontario Works  
Summer Beaver, ON  P0T 3B0
807‑593‑2131
Nigigoonsiminikaaning First Nation - Education Office - Ontario Works  
Nigigoonsiminikaaning First Nation, ON  P9A 3M5
807‑481‑2536
North Caribou Lake First Nation - Band Office - Ontario Works  
Weagamow Lake, ON  P0V 2Y0
807‑469‑5191
North Spirit Lake First Nation - Band Office - Ontario Works  
North Spirit Lake, ON  P0V 2G0
807‑776‑0021
Northwest Angle 33 First Nation - Dog Paw Sub-Office  
Northwest Angle 33 First Nation, ON  P9N 3X7
807‑226‑2858
Northwest Angle 33 First Nation - Dog Paw Sub-Office - Extended Health Benefits  
Northwest Angle 33 First Nation, ON  P9N 3X7
807‑226‑2858
Obashkaandagaang First Nation - Band Office - Ontario Works  
McKenzie Portage Rd, Keewatin, ON  P0X 1C0
807‑543‑2532
Ochiichagwe'Babigo'Ining Ojibway Nation - Band Office - Ontario Works  
22 Band Office Rd, Dalles, ON  P9N 3W7
807‑548‑5876
Ojibways of Onigaming First Nation - Band Office  
Band Office, 703 Ketemiikana Dr, Nestor Falls, ON  P0X 1K0
807‑484‑2162
Ojibways of Onigaming First Nation - Band Office - Ontario Works  
Band Office, 703 Ketemiikana Dr, Nestor Falls, ON  P0X 1K0
807‑484‑2162
Ontario. Ministry of Finance - Northern Ontario - Thunder Bay Tax Office  
189 Red River Rd, 4th Fl, Thunder Bay, ON  P7B 1A2
1‑866‑668‑8297 (1‑866‑ONT‑TAXS)
Pays Plat First Nation - Band Office - Extended Health Benefits  
10 Central Place, Pays Plat, ON  P0T 3C0
807‑824‑2541
Pays Plat First Nation - Band Office - Ontario Works  
10 Central Place, Pays Plat, ON  P0T 3C0
807‑824‑2541
Pic Mobert First Nation - Band Office  
207 Second St, Mobert, ON  P0M 2J0
807‑822‑2134
Pic Mobert First Nation - Community Development Training Centre - Ontario Works  
209 Second St, Mobert, ON  P0M 2J0
807‑822‑1860
Pickle Lake (Township of)  
2 Anne St N, Pickle Lake, ON  P0V 3A0
807‑928‑2034
Pikangikum First Nation - Band Office - Ontario Works  
Pikangikum, ON  P0V 2L0
807‑773‑5095
Poplar Hill First Nation - Band Office - Ontario Works  
Poplar Hill, ON  P0V 3E0
Main 807‑772‑8838
807‑772‑8856
Rainy River District Social Services Administration Board - Atikokan Office  
25 Rawn Rd, Atikokan, ON  P0T 1C0
807‑597‑1431
Rainy River District Social Services Administration Board - Fort Frances Office  
450 Scott St, Fort Frances, ON  P9A 1H2
807‑274‑5349
Rainy River District Social Services Administration Board - Fort Frances Office - Ontario Works  
450 Scott St, Fort Frances, ON  P9A 1H2
807‑274‑5349
Rainy River First Nation - Band Office - Ontario Works  
6 Manitou Rapids Dr, Emo, ON  P0W 1E0
807‑482‑2479
Rotary Club - Northwestern Ontario - Dryden Service Club  
205 Duke St, Dryden, ON  P8N 2Z2
Rotary Club - Northwestern Ontario - Sioux Lookout Service Club  
86 Front St, Sioux Lookout, ON  P8T 1A5
Sachigo Lake First Nation - Sachigo Lake Business Centre - Ontario Works  
48 Airport Rd, Sachigo Lake, ON  P0V 2P0
807‑595‑2527
Sandy Lake First Nation - Band Office - Ontario Works  
Sandy Lake, ON  P0V 1V0
Main: 807‑774‑3421
807‑774‑5121
Seine River First Nation - Band Office - Ontario Works  
37 Riverside Rd W, Seine River First Nation, ON  P0W 1H0
807‑599‑2224
Shoal Lake 39 First Nation - Band Office - Extended Health Benefits  
Shoal Lake, ON  P0X 1E0
807‑733‑2560
Shoal Lake 39 First Nation - Band Office - Ontario Works  
Shoal Lake, ON  P0X 1E0
807‑733‑2560
Shoal Lake 40 First Nation - Band Office - Ontario Works  
Shoal Lake 40 First Nation, ON  P0X 1E0
807‑733‑2315
Wabaseemoong Independent Nation - Band Office - Ontario Works  
Arena Building, Band Office Rd, Wabaseemoong Band Office, Whitedog, ON  P0X 1P0
807‑927‑2000
Wabauskang First Nation - Band Office - Ontario Works  
Band Office, 131 Main St, Wabauskang 21, Perrault Falls, ON  P0V 1T0
807‑529‑3174
Wabigoon Lake Ojibway Nation - Social Services Office - Ontario Works  
RR 1 Site 115, Dryden, ON  P8N 2Y4
807‑938‑1962
Wapekeka First Nation - Band Office - Ontario Works  
Wapekeka First Nation, ON  P0V 1B0
807‑537‑2315
Wauzhushk Onigum Nation - Administration Office - Ontario Works  
Golf Course Rd, Kenora, ON  P9N 3X8
807‑548‑5663
Webequie First Nation - Band Office - Ontario Works  
Webequie, ON  P0T 3A0
807‑353‑6531
Whitesand First Nation - Band Office - Whitesand First Nation Site - Ontario Works  
Doug's Dr, Armstrong, ON  P0T 1A0
807‑583‑2671
Wunnumin Lake First Nation - Band Office - Ontario Works  
Wunnumin Lake First Nation, ON  P0V 2Z0
807‑442‑2559

These services are located outside of North West, but provide service to North West.
Canada. Canada Revenue Agency  
333 Laurier Ave W, Ottawa, ON  K1A 0L9
English: 1‑800‑959‑8281
French: 1‑800‑959‑7383
Forms and Publications: 1‑800‑959‑8281
Income Tax Refund Enquiries: 1‑800‑959‑1956
Business Enquiries: 1‑800‑959‑5525
TIPS Automated Services: 1‑800‑267‑6999
Canada. Canada Revenue Agency - Community Volunteer Income Tax Program  
1‑800‑959‑8281
French: 1‑800‑959‑7383
Canada. Canada Revenue Agency - GST/HST Credit  
333 Laurier Ave W, Ottawa, ON  K1A 0L9
1‑800‑387‑1193
French: 1‑800‑387‑1194
Canada. Employment and Social Development Canada - Employment Insurance  
Regional Call Centre: 1‑800‑206‑7218
Telephone Reporting Service: 1‑800‑531‑7555 (option 1)
Regional Call Centre in French: 1‑800‑808‑6352
Canada. Employment and Social Development Canada - Public Pensions and Disability Benefits  
1‑800‑277‑9914
French: 1‑800‑277‑9915
Outside Canada and the US, call collect: 613‑957‑1954
Canada. National Defence - Ottawa - National Defence Headquarters - Canadian Forces Morale and Welfare Services - Support Our Troops Fund  
National Defence Headquarters, 4210 Labelle St E, Ottawa, ON  K1J 1J7
613‑943‑8756
Canada. Service Canada  
1‑800‑622‑6232 (1‑800‑O‑CANADA)
Canada. Veterans Affairs Canada  
PO Box 6000, Matane, QC  G4W 0E4
1‑866‑522‑2122
VAC Assistance Service (psychological support): 1‑800‑268‑7708
Eli Lilly Canada - Patient Support Program  
3650 Danforth Ave, Toronto, ON  M1N 2E8
416‑694‑3221
Farley Foundation  
420 Bronte St S, Suite 205, Milton, ON  L9T 0H9
Toll free 1‑888‑262‑9811
Jewish Free Loan Toronto  
Lipa Green Centre For Jewish Community Services, 4600 Bathurst St, Unit 340, Toronto, ON  M2R 3V3
416‑635‑1217
Labatt Better Together  
Ontario. Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services  
Hepburn Block, 6th Fl, 80 Grosvenor St, Toronto, ON  M7A 1E9
416‑325‑5666
Ontario. Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services - Welfare Fraud Hotline  
Box 333, Toronto, ON  M7A 1E9
1‑800‑394‑7867
Ontario. Ministry of Finance - Credits, Benefits and Incentives  
33 King St W, Oshawa, ON  L1H 8H5
1‑866‑668‑8297 (1‑866‑ONT‑TAXS)
Workplace Safety and Insurance Board  
200 Front St W, Toronto, ON  M5V 3J1
416‑344‑1000
North West LHIN