"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 20,000 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.

Register today and Become a LEADER in your field

OPSWA Mini Conference in Cornwall Ontario - October 22nd, 2016 


PSW Membership.

OPSWA offers a yearly membership for Personal Support Workers in Ontario.

This Membership verifies a person as a PSW - Scope of Practice/Standards of Practice/Continuing Education opportunities plus so much more!

Become a part of your Professional Association today!

PSW Student Membership.

OPSWA offers students in the PSW Program an opportunity to get to know their Professional Association!

Get a head start on your Career today!

Corporate Membership.

OPSWA believes in Teamwork and at the Association - we offer the opportunity for Employers of PSWs and Healthcare Focused organizations/Companies to team up with OPSWA and truly make a difference. 

OPSWA Verifies YOU as a PSW!

Every OPSWA Member is thoroughly vetted and checked through our Partner Sterling Backcheck. Through this process, PSWs are fully Verified as a Personal Support Worker.

Become a MEMBER today!

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

OPSWA has partnered with RBC!

OPSWA has partnered with the Royal Bank of Canada to bring our members the RBC Group Advantage! Double the points - Double the fun! Click below to find out more

*Must be an OPSWA ID carrying member*

OPSWA News and Upcoming events

OPSWA Members receive FREE online Wound Care/Skin Integrity Course for FREE!

Through our Corporate Partner Coloplast OPSWA is thrilled to offer our Members this opportunity! Not only do we offer great discounts on Seminars but our members can access this course for free and receive a certificate upon completion!
                                                                                                                    Become a MEMBER today!
Are you a Newly Graduated Personal Support Worker?

Join OPSWA for your first  year as a PSW for a discounted price!
                ** Must be graduated within last 6 mths**

Click here to become a FULLY Validated Personal Support Worker!
OPSWA Now has PSW Swag!

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

Members Only Section: please CLICK HERE!


Meet Miranda and Kathleen - Find out something new about them every week!

Miranda R Ferrier

President & Founder
Did you know?

Miranda has a 12 year old son with Aspergers?

Kathleen Scott

Vice President
Did you know?

Kathleen(Katie) has been married for 22 years?

Call OPSWA toll free today - 866.931.0641

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