COVID-19 Updates
Important information for clients and visitors. Click here to read the latest updates.

In order to protect our clients and staff and as recommended by the Ministry of Health, all primary care appointments will be scheduled and conducted virtually (phone or video conference) Your provider may determine they need to see you in person and schedule a follow up appointment. This includes our walk-in services. By limiting the number of clients in the centre we are better able to protect you.

Please note the following change to the Walk-In schedule for our Longlac. Walk-in will now be held on Tuesday’s from 2:00pm to 4:00pm. Please call ahead to reserve your walk-in appointment.

Longlac = 807-876-2271
Thunder Bay = 807- 622-8235


Primary Care

  • All clients will be entering from the client parking lot
  • Screening protocol and process remains unchanged


  • All clients will be entering from the client parking lot
  • They will enter RAAM through the original entrance
  • Process and protocol for screening remain unchanged

Path 525

  • All clients will continue using Path 525
  • Path 525 Nursing will screen clients and follow protocol accordingly
  • Some processes are under review and may change given screening booth within space

All programs/Events are temporarily paused.

NorWest CHCs is a community health centre that focuses on primary health care, prevention and health promotion; providing care to individuals within the community of Thunder Bay and District.

The CHC is seeking a Board member from the Longlac area who is committed to improving the health and well‐being of the community.

Read more here.

Every One Matters

The NorWest Community Health Centres provides primary health care, the kind of care you might expect from a family physician or nurse practitioner. This helps our clients manage their health and medical conditions better so that they go through fewer emergency situations. That's especially important for people who have chronic disease such as diabetes, heart problems, or other diseases. Good health care today keeps everyone healthier and happier for longer.

Feel Better, Live Longer, Be Happier