About Us

The Association of Ontario Midwives is the professional body representing midwives and the practice of midwifery in the province of Ontario. It is run by a 12-member Board of Directors.

The AOM:

  • Advocates for the professional interests of midwives and for the Ontario Model of Midwifery Care.
  • Provides public education and promotes midwifery as an integral part of the Ontario health care system.
  • Represents midwives to the Ministry of Health to maintain appropriate funding for midwifery services.
  • Provides ongoing peer support to all members, including educational and professional development.
  • Develops clinical and other practice guidelines and promotes midwifery research.
  • Administers a members benefits package.
  • Negotiates and provides access to professional liability insurance for midwife members.
  • Is an active member in the Canadian Association of Midwives

Should you wish to provide any feedback regarding the new web site, please email us at admin@aom.on.ca.