Below is a list of programs and resources available to the public. If you have any questions or concerns please contact us by email at or by phone at 1.800.890.6570.

For questions about occupational therapy practice, our Practice Resource Service can be reached at or 1.800.890.6570 x240.

Abuse and Mental Health

Assaulted Women's Helpline: - 1.866.863.0511
Big White Wall Canada - online mental health and wellbeing service: 
Kids Help Phone: - 1.800.668.6868
Seniors Safety Line: - 1.866.299.1011
ReportON - Report abuse or neglect of adults with developmental disabilities:
Sexual Assault/Domestic Violence Treatment Centres:
ShelterSafe – Connects women to the nearest shelter:
Talk4Healing - Confidential helpline for Indigenous women: - 1.855.554.4325


Canadian Health Care Anti-Fraud Association:
Community Legal Education Ontario
Criminal Injuries Compensation Board:
Law Society Referral Service:
Legal Aid Ontario:
Office of the Independent Police Review Director:
Social Justice Tribunals Ontario:
Victim Services Directory:

Patients and Caregivers

Canadian Patient Safety Institute:
Choosing Wisely:
Ontario Caregiver Organization and Hotline: - 1.833.416.2273
Patients Canada: 
Patient Ombudsman:
Accessible Communications During COVID-19 and Other Emergencies: A Guideline for Persons with Disabilities

Ontario Ministries, Agencies and Services

211 Ontario:
Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care:
Ontario Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services:
Ontario Ministry of Education:
Ontario Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities:
Ontario Ministry for Seniors and Accessibility:
Health Professions Appeal and Review Board:
Ontario Ombudsman:
Ontario Review Board:
Improving Health Care in Ontario:
Information and Privacy Commissioner of Ontario:
Office of the Fairness Commissioner:
Assistive Devices Program:
Connected Care:
Ontario Local Health Integration Network (LHIN)
Ontario Telemedicine Network (OTN) - Virtual Care:
Public Health Ontario:
Telehealth Ontario: - 1.866.797.0000

Federal Ministries and Services

Health Canada:
Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada:
Service Canada:


Ontario Health Regulators:
Ontario Regulators for Access Consortium:
Health Professions Regulatory Advisory Council:

Occupational Therapist Practice and Professional Development

Allied Health Professional Development Fund (AHPDF):
Bridge to Registration and Employment in Mental Health:
Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists:
Health Force Ontario:
Health Quality Ontario:
Ontario Society of Occupational Therapists:

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