Lots of safety upgrades can now be made by area social agencies to their premises, thanks to your provincial tax dollars.
Two in Thunder Bay are sharing in over $145,000 in government grants.
Options Northwest in Thunder Bay is receiving almost $136,000 for upgrades, repairs and a new sprinkler system.
Community Living Thunder Bay will get $10,000 for upgrades and repairs.
Elsewhere, Rainy River District Women’s Shelter of Hope in Atikokan will receive $61,000.
Fort Frances Tribal Health Services gets $55,000 and Harmony Centre for Community Living in Balmertown will receive $45, 000.