Skip to content
  • Join us for the AGM, June 15

    Submit a Resolution, vote and be part of the future of midwifery.

    Register now!

How to Become a Midwife

Learn more about becoming a midwife and what it means to guide the birthing person through one of the most transformative experiences a person can have.

Find or Post a Job

Find or post a job on Canada’s only national midwifery jobs board. There are positions from coast to coast to coast.

Discover Midwifery in Canada

Midwifery is a growing and dynamic profession in Canada, providing care along the pregnancy journey – before, during and after birth.

Midwifery around the World

Discover how midwifery is changing lives around the world and improving access to quality health care for people every day.

Resources for Midwives

Emergency Skills Workshop

The Emergency Skills Programs provide continuing education in critical emergency skills within a midwifery context both in hospital and out-of-hospital settings.

Midwives Recognize and Respond to Family Violence

The Canadian Association of Midwives (CAM) and the National Aboriginal Council of Midwives (NACM) are partnering with McMaster University on a project to build the capacity of midwives to recognize and respond safely to family violence. 

Latest News

Knovember 2022 Call for Abstracts

Knovember 2022 Call for Abstracts

November 1, 2 & 3 CAM’s Virtual Conference is back! Join us in November for a series of online presentations, workshops, panels, and roundtable discussions, on the latest in midwifery research and practice. Share knowledge with some of the most inspiring and insightful leaders in midwifery today. We encourage abstracts on scientific and clinical topics… Read More »Knovember 2022 Call for Abstracts

Recognition of Midwifery in the House of Commons

Recognition of Midwifery in the House of Commons

To mark International Day of the Midwife, Member of Parliament Marc Serré (Liberal) made a statement in support of midwifery in the House of Commons. Related posts: CAM and NACM Present to House of Commons on Act respecting National Day of the Midwife Parliament Hill Reception a Success! Photos of CAM’s Parliament Reception Toronto’s 2017… Read More »Recognition of Midwifery in the House of Commons

International Day of the Midwife 2022

International Day of the Midwife 2022

Midwives in Canada, Celebrate International Day of the Midwife (May 5) with Calls to Restoring Indigenous Midwifery and Freedom of Reproductive Health Today, the Canadian Association of Midwives (CAM) joins the global midwifery community in celebrating May 5th, International Day of the Midwife. In Canada, over 2200 midwives and Indigenous midwives deliver reproductive and newborn… Read More »International Day of the Midwife 2022