Thanks to a Volunteer Association/Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Foundation Family CARE Grant, renal patients now have access to new tuck-away belts that comfortably and safely house the patient’s catheter, keep it clean between uses, and hold it in the appropriate position on the abdomen. Over 100 belts have been purchased to provide to patients who can’t afford them. As well, aging hemodialysis machines are replaced annually through grants from the Health Sciences Foundation.
Welcome to the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre. We are delighted to welcome you to our healthcare team.
You are among our city’s most generous and compassionate citizens. We appreciate and admire your generous gifts of time, energy, and service. We hope that you will receive as much from your experiences as we know you will be providing to the patients and families we serve, to your volunteer and staff colleagues, and to our overall community.
Orientation is a mandatory and essential component of your volunteer placement to ensure you have the proper tools to be successful.
Orientation is divided into three categories:
There are 6 mandatory e-learning modules which require completion before your placement can begin: