These associations provide useful information about our industry and current market issues. We encourage you to take advantage of the resources they offer.

Ontario Association of Residences Treating Youth (OARTY)
Promotes the provision of high quality residential (group and foster) care and treatment for vulnerable, children, youth, young adults and their families.

Chamber of Commerce
Providing a means for like-minded business people to get together to share ideas and concerns, the Chamber is able to harness their energy and talent to drive cooperative efforts for the betterment of the community. The voice of Business in promoting and nurturing a prosperous Belleville and district community.

Canadian Psychological Association
To improve the health and welfare of all Canadians; to promote excellence and innovation in psychological research, education, and practice; to promote the advancement, development, dissemination, and application of psychological knowledge; and to provide high-quality services to members.

The College Of Psychologists Of Ontario
To regulate the provision of psychological services in the public interest by setting the standards for competent and ethical practice.

Ontario Medical Association
Represents and serves Ontario physicians. Provides leadership for an accessible, quality health-care system. Advocates for the health of Ontarians.

Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons
This is an organization of medical specialists dedicated to ensuring the highest standards and quality of health care.

Canadian Medical Protective Association
This organization protects the professional integrity of physicians and to contribute to a high quality health care system by promoting safer medical care in Canada.

Canadian Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
The Canadian Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry is a national organization of child and adolescent psychiatrists and other professionals in Canada, committed to advancing the mental health of children, youth and families through promotion of excellence in care, advocacy, education, research and collaboration with other professionals.

International Academy of Eating Disorders
The Academy for Eating Disorders (AED) is a global, multidisciplinary professional organization that provides cutting-edge professional training and education, inspires new developments in eating disorders research, prevention, and clinical treatments, and is the international source for state-of-the-art information in the field of eating disorders.

American Psychiatric Association
The American Psychiatric Association is a medical specialty society recognized world-wide. Its over 35,000 U.S. and international member physicians work together to ensure humane care and effective treatment for all persons with mental disorder, including mental retardation and substance-related disorders. It is the voice and conscience of modern psychiatry. Its vision is a society that has available, accessible quality psychiatric diagnosis and treatment.