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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. 

December 8, 2022 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Online Event / Members only
POSTPONED. New date: Dec 8 at 4pm ET. A CAM Learns webinar sponsored by Bayer on midwifery-led options for contraception.
December 8, 2022 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
In Person Event
Do you want to find out more about addressing family violence and health equity in a clinical setting? You are invited to participate in an interactive workshop in Vancouver. Using learning scenarios for discussion, topics include: trauma-informed care, recognizing and responding to IPV, advocacy and safety in practice.

Latest News

Meeting with The Honorable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Health

Meeting with The Honorable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Health

November 15, 2022 The Canadian Association of Midwives (CAM) and the National Aboriginal Council of Midwives (NACM) met with the federal Minister of Health, The Honorable Jean-Yves Duclos, on November 15, 2022, at CAM’s offices. Minister Duclos came to learn more about midwifery across Canada and midwives’ role in healthcare. Tonia Occhionero and Josyane Giroux,… Read More »Meeting with The Honorable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Health

CAM is Proposing a Major Change

CAM is Proposing a Major Change

The current CAM board is made up of 1 representative from each province or territory. This structure was chosen to help get midwifery recognized across Canada. We achieved that in 2022 when it was recognized in PEI. Now we need to look to the future and ask what’s next. CAM’s ultimate goal is equitable access to excellent sexual, reproductive,… Read More »CAM is Proposing a Major Change

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The CAM Conference Schedule is Here!

Join us again this year for the best midwifery conference in Canada! Discover the latest in midwifery research and practice, compelling keynote speakers, panels, discussions, networking and more!  The Schedule at a Glance Keynote from Jennie Joseph – a Time Woman of the Year 14 live presentations on important topics like equity in health care… Read More »The CAM Conference Schedule is Here!