Midwifery Associations

Canadian Association of Midwives

(CAM) is the national organization representing midwives and the profession of midwifery in Canada.

Association of Ontario Midwives

The Association of Ontario Midwives is the professional organization representing registered and Aboriginal midwives and the practice of midwifery in Ontario.

College of Midwives of Ontario

The CMO protects the public by regulating the profession of midwifery in accordance with the RHPA and by setting the minimum standard of professional behaviour and clinical practice expected of Midwives in Ontario.


Best Start Information Resource

Ontario’s Maternal, Newborn, and Early Child Development Resource Centre

Mother Risk

Provides evidence-based information about the safety or risk of drugs, chemicals and disease during pregnancy and lactation.

Government of Canada Healthy Pregnancy

To promote and protect the health of Canadians through leadership, partnership, innovation and action in public health.

Folic Acid (Public Health Agency) 
Information on why all women who could become pregnant should be taking Folic Acid.


La Leche League Canada

LLL Canada encourages, promotes and provides mother-to-mother breastfeeding support and educational opportunities as an important contribution to the health of children, families and society.

Human Milk Banking Association of North America

HMBANA promotes the health of babies and mothers through the provision of safe pasteurized donor milk and support of breastfeeding.


Newborn Screening Ontario

Information about the newborn screening program in Ontario.

Postpartum Depression

Information and resources concerning postpartum depression.