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 Council of Indigenous Midwives (NCIM) are partnering with McMaster University on a project to build the capacity of midwives to recognize and respond safely to family violence.
Understand the barriers and facilitators to the implementation and integration of midwives as vaccine providers in health systems in Canada
CAM’s 2022 Annual Report
President’s Message For midwives in Canada and globally it was a year of gains and losses, all in the context of climate change and an ongoing pandemic. Globally, we face a shortage of almost 1 million midwives by 2030, and a shortfall of 9000 here in Canada. While female-identified people make up most of the… Read More »CAM’s 2022 Annual Report
Get 20% OFF Conference Tickets
CAM’s in-person conference is back. This year we’re meeting in Ottawa Oct 4, 5 & 6. Don’t wait! Get your ticket now USE CODE: EARLYBIRD2023 Book your conference ticket by July 31 and GET 20% OFF + be entered to win 2 NIGHTS FREE at the conference hotel That’s just $520 for members and only… Read More »Get 20% OFF Conference Tickets
Evidence Synthesis – understanding midwives as vaccine providers in Canada
Funded through the Public Health Agency of Canada’s Immunization Partnership Fund, CAM developed an evidence synthesis to understand the barriers and facilitators to the implementation and integration of midwives as vaccine providers in health systems in Canada. Our findings were informed by three main sources of evidence, which included 23 relevant peer-reviewed articles, 39 key informant interviews with… Read More »Evidence Synthesis – understanding midwives as vaccine providers in Canada
IDM 2023: Celebrate a Midwife Campaign
May 5th is International Day of the Midwife and this year we’re celebrating for a whole month! Join us from May 5 – June 5, 2023, as we honour the amazing midwives in our lives. We invite you to share a photo and a short story or caption about a special midwife in your life.… Read More »IDM 2023: Celebrate a Midwife Campaign