Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists

CAOT's Ottawa location allows the Association to work with other national professional organizations that share common goals. By contributing to national coalitions and task forces, CAOT represents the interests of occupational therapists and their clients to the larger community. Formal and informal alliances with the organizations below help to strengthen a collective, national voice and to influence healthcare at all levels of government.

A message from the Executive Director about CAOT's strategic partnerships

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Association of Accrediting Agencies of Canada (AAAC)
Active Living Alliance for Canadians with a Disability (ALACD)
Active Living Coalition for Older Adults (ALCOA)
Bone and Joint Canada (BJC)
Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC)
Canadian Action Network for the Advancement, Dissemination and Adoption of Practice-informed Tobacco Treatment (CAN-ADAPTT)
Canadian Alliance on Mental Illness and Mental Health (CAMIMH)
Canadian Association of Provincial Cancer Agencies (CAPCA-CPAC) (Joint Committee of the Cancer Workforce)
Canadian Coalition for Public Health for the 21st Century (CCPH21)
Canadian Coalition for Seniors' Mental Health (CCSMH)
Canadian Cochrane Network and Centre (CCNC)
Canadian Obesity Network (CON)
Canadian Patient Safety Institute (CPSI)
Canadian Working Group on HIV and Rehabilitation (CWGHR)
Chronic Disease Prevention Alliance of Canada (CDPAC)
Health Action Lobby (HEAL)
National Literacy and Health Program (NLHP)
Quality of End of Life Care Coalition of Canada (QELCCC)
Research Canada: An Alliance for Health Discovery