Elevate NWO

Practical Support & Assistance

To be eligible for any practical assistance you must have a diagnosis of HIV or HCV, complete all three steps of the intake process and be active with Elevate NWO within the last six months. Being involved includes volunteering, seeing a Case Worker or Walk-In Worker, check ups with the doctor or nurses and attending social groups.

Volunteer Driving Program

Access transportation for appointments related to HIV or HCV care including doctor, dentist, blood work and hospital care. This service must be booked one week in advance of the appointment. Contact your Case Worker or the Walk-In Worker for more information.

Food Bank

Mother’s Cupboard offers a weekly food bank for registered clients of our service. To be eligible you must complete the Intake process and be active with the agency within the last six months.

Emergency Financial Assistance Program

Those living with HIV or HCV who experience a situation that is a threat to health or life and have exhausted other assistance options can apply for financial assistance. Limited funds are offered annually on a first-come, first-served basis. Contact your Case Worker or the Walk-In Worker for application information.

Dental Assistance Program

This program covers costs for dental treatments when there is a threat to health and other assistance options have been exhausted. Confirmation from a doctor, nurse or nurse practitioner is required for eligibility. The fund will cover up to $500 per fiscal year. Contact your Case Worker or the Walk-In Worker for application information.

Contact Elevate NWO

PHONE
Thunder Bay: 807-345-1516
Toll free: 1-800-488-5840
(Within 807 area code)
Fax: 807-345-2505

OFFICE / MAILING ADDRESS
102-106 Cumberland St. North, Thunder Bay, ON, P7A 4M2

EMAIL
info@elevatenwo.org

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