"Official Voice for PSWs in Ontario"

Welcome to the Ontario Personal Support Worker


"Official Voice for PSWs in Ontario"

OPSWA is a chapter of The Canadian Support Worker Association

For more information on the CSWA please click here

OPSWA is the Professional Association for PSWs in Ontario, bringing Standards and Recognition to the vocation everyday. As an OPSWA member,  you will be able to browse job relevant information, be kept up to date on the advances of the PSW profession, connect with over 15,000 of your fellow PSWs and have access to OPSWA events, partnerships, membership bonus's and potential job opportunities within your profession. Our staff offers support for PSW's, employers, caregivers and families alike. OPSWA's Board of Directors, Advisory Committee and members abide by our Standards and Scope of Practice.

Join us and become a LEADER in your field! Hold yourself accountable as a PROFESSIONAL PSW, ensuring quality care to those who need it the most. Societies most vulnerable!

Please visit PSW Membership Benefits for all further related information regarding OPSWA and our PSW membership!  There you will also find our link to our membership application, step by step process.

To register call us at 1-866-931-0641
Click membership application to start the step by step application process today! Please follow each step as instructed to ensure your membership application is accepted.

OPSWA Monthly Newsletter

OPSWA sends out a Monthly Newsletter to all our Members and Partners! If you would like to be included please email us at info@opswa.com! To see June's Newsletter please click below

OPSWA to host talk show "Healthtalk Matters" 

The Ontario Personal Support Worker Association is Proud to announce that we have been added to the Disability Channels Platform with our own talk show! Click below for more information

We offer PSW Specific Insurance!

Did you know OPSWA offers its members Personal Liability Insurance? Designed specifically for your vocation! Visit our PSW membership page for more details! Perfect for the Private Care PSW!

OPSWA News and Upcoming events

Summer Special!  July 11 - August 11th, 2016

Take Advantage of our SUMMER SPECIAL and become an OPSWA PSW today or ONLY $85.00! A Savings of over $30 dollars PLUS receive a FREE Bumper Sticker!

Join over 20,000 of your PEERS as an OPSWA PSW!

OPSWA Now has PSW Swag!

To Check out everything we have to offer PSWs Please CLICK HERE to be taken to our PSW Boutique!

**opswa psw members (paying members)  now have their very own members only section! please CLICK HERE!**


If you are a PNSW (PERINATAL SUPPORT WORKER) looking to register with OPSWA,

Please Click Here for membership information and to begin the application process.

For information on the PNSW position, please visit their website.
Click Here

Student Membership!

Are you a PSW Student? We have a membership just for YOU!

Get to know your Professional Association while in school! Become involved and get a head start on being a Leader in the PSW Field Today!

Click here for more information


Are you  PSW or Employer of PSW's who is interested in hosting a Seminar or Workshop concerning job related topics? OPSWA can help! Seminars include a Certificate of Completion and looks great in any PSW profile!

Seminars available include -

- Palliative Care from a PSW Perspective
- CPR and First Aid "Level C" - PSW Focused
- Dementia and Mental Health
- PSW Professionalism and Anti Bullying
- The PSW Role and Austism - 4 part series - starting July 2016! Space Still available!

For more information on our seminars please visit our Education page by Clicking here


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