Children’s Centre Thunder Bay, in partnership with Thunder Bay Counselling, offers single-session counselling services on a weekly basis. This service is available to children, youth, and adults of all ages, as well as to couples, parents, and families. No appointment is necessary during walk-in hours, and clients are met with by professional counsellors on a first-come, first-served basis, with no fees for service.
Some of the issues that can be discussed include, but are not limited to abuse, budgeting and debt management, depression and anxiety, family conflict, relationship issues, school issues, separation and divorce, sexual abuse or assault, stress, substance use, and bereavement issues.
Walk-in counselling hours are held every Wednesday between 12 pm and 8 pm (except during the week of Christmas). The last session is at 6:30pm. On the first and third Wednesday of each month, the service is offered at Thunder Bay Counselling. On the second and fourth Wednesday of each month, the service is offered at Children’s Centre Thunder Bay. The addresses for each organization are as follows:
Children's Centre Thunder Bay
283 Lisgar Street
Thunder Bay, ON
Thunder Bay Counselling
544 Winnipeg Avenue
Thunder Bay, ON
In some cases, child care may be available. To find out more about this, or to find answers to any questions you may have about this service, please contact Children’s Centre Thunder Bay at 807-343-5000, or Thunder Bay Counselling at 807-684-1880.
For more information on Thunder Bay Counselling, please visit their website.