About Us

What is Northwest Strong?

Northwest Strong (NWS) is a brand that represents all the assets that can be found in the people, schools, workplaces, communities and natural environment of Northwestern Ontario.

Northwest Strong:

  • Aims to build on the strengths of the region, and to achieve well-being and sustainability by making the most of these assets.
  • Provides an opportunity for community members to come together to take collective action and find solutions to common problems/issues.
  • Is about the people, the process, the environment and the events that help build healthy, strong communities.

Northwest Strong is a rallying cry to unite communities and groups around our strengths:

We’ve got what it takes for healthy living!!