Organization / Program Name(s)Located In Description (Brief)
Burlington Dental AcademyBurlington Services: * provides scientific, educational and organizational meetings for member dentists * operates a 24-hour emergency service for their patients * is a component society of the Ontario Dental As ...
CARE Centre for Internationally Educated NursesHamilton Central CARE Centre is a government-funded bridge training program to enable IENs to prepare and pass language fluency assessments, clinical assessments and registration exams and to gain workplace exposure, ...
CARE Centre for Internationally Educated Nurses, CARE Centre TorontoToronto Downtown West Assistance in preparing for registration exam * orientation to nursing and the health care workplace in Ontario * job shadowing placement opportunities * individual counselling * group support * branc ...
CATIE (Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange)Toronto Downtown Central Free, confidential source of information related to the prevention, treatment, care and support for people living with and vulnerable to HIV and hepatitis C * information provided through an inquiry s ...
College of Audiologists and Speech Language Pathologists of OntarioToronto Downtown North Provincial regulatory college for the professions of audiology and speech-language pathology * handles consumer complaints
College of Chiropractors of OntarioToronto Downtown North Regulating body of the profession * investigates complaints * website offers chiropractor search
College of Dental Hygienists of OntarioToronto Downtown Central Provincial regulating body of the profession * handles consumer complaints * find a dental hygienist directory available on website
College of Denturists of OntarioToronto Downtown Central Provincial regulating body of the profession * investigates consumer complaints * a directory of members is available on the website
College of Dietitians of OntarioNorth York Central Regulating body of the profession * investigates complaints * directory of dietitians available on website
College of Midwives of OntarioToronto Downtown North Regulating body of the profession * investigates complaints * provides information about the profession * maintains a list of currently registered midwives, available online
College of Naturopaths of Ontario (The)Toronto Downtown Central Regulatory body for naturopaths in Ontario * sets standards for entry into practice and assures quality of member's service * investigates complaints concerning the professional conduct of members * m ...
College of Nurses of OntarioToronto Downtown North Provincial regulating body for registered nurses (RNs), registered practical nurses (RPNs) and nurse practitioners (NPs) * investigates complaints * online public directory of nurses allowed to practi ...
College of Occupational Therapists of OntarioToronto Downtown Central Regulating body of the profession that will investigate complaints * current list of registered occupational therapists is available on the website
College of Opticians of OntarioToronto Downtown Central Regulating and registering body of the profession * investigates consumer complaints * optician search available on website
College of Optometrists of OntarioToronto Downtown North Regulates the optometry profession in Ontario * investigates complaints * website has "Find an Optometrist" section
College of Physicians and Surgeons of OntarioToronto Downtown Central Provincial medical regulatory board * investigates complaints relating to doctors' services or conduct * physician search available on website
College of Physiotherapists of OntarioToronto Downtown Central Regulating body of physiotherapy in Ontario * investigates consumer complaints * maintains a list of currently registered physiotherapists on the Find a Physiotherapist website * Physiotherapy Informa ...
College of Respiratory Therapists of OntarioToronto Downtown Central Provincial regulatory board for the profession of respiratory therapy * develops the standards of practice and professional development * provides access to publications, legislation and policies * in ...
College of Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioners and Acupuncturists of OntarioThornhill East Chinese medicine practioner requirements, practice standards * enforces practice standards and conduct * administers quality assurance program * investigates complaints * Qi newsletter * find a practi ...
College of Veterinarians of OntarioGuelph Protects and serves the public interest through regulation of the practice of veterinary medicine. * veterinarians are licensed, facilities are accredited, standards and policies are developed and mai ...
CPACScarborough North Professional association * employment services * education programs * Ontario Bridge Training programs * sponsored events, seminars and networking opportunities * young professional and youth division ...
Dietitians of CanadaToronto Downtown Central Professional association of registered dietitians * resources on healthy eating topics UnlockFood.ca - Consumer health website with a special focus on nutrition * articles and resources on website Ser ...
Health Professions Appeal and Review BoardToronto Downtown Central Monitors self-regulated health professions Colleges of Ontario (such as Colleges for Dentistry, Massage Therapy, Medicine, Pharmacy and more) * hold reviews and hearings, which act as a monitor of the ...
HealthForceOntarioToronto Downtown Helps healthcare workers find jobs in Ontario * works to fill gaps in the healthcare workforce Access Centre for Internationally Educated Health Professionals - Services to help Internationally Educat ...
International Association for Medical Assistance to TravellersToronto Downtown West Non-profit organization which provides medical information for people traveling in other countries * members have access to a network of doctors in other countries and to recommendations to other heal ...
Ontario College of PharmacistsToronto Downtown North Provincial regulating body of pharmacists and pharmacies * investigates consumer complaints and concerns * pharmacist and pharmacy search available on website Note: Contact a pharmacist directly for d ...
Ontario Hospital AssociationToronto Downtown Central Association of Ontario health care organizations * maintains relations between Ontario's hospitals and other health care organizations * membership resources include access to education, leadership tr ...
Pediatric Oncology Group of OntarioToronto Downtown Central Programs, resources, support and financial assistance for children with childhood cancer and their families * programs include programs for current patients and for survivors * funds research and advi ...
Royal College of Dental Surgeons of OntarioToronto Downtown North Regulating body of the profession * investigates complaints * website features a listing of dental surgeons practicing in Ontario
Spectrum Patient ServicesHamilton Central Provides non-emergency transport of patients between hospitals, from hospital to home or medical appointments, and from long-term care facilities to medical appointments or hospitals. Spectrum Patient ...
Speech and Stuttering InstituteNorth York East Speech programs for children 3-8 years * stuttering programs for children 3-12 years * intensive 3 week stuttering program for adolescents and adults * professional training programs in motor speech a ...