Here are some links to Canadian (and some international) health-related web sites that open the door to even more information. It is by no means a complete list and should be considered a work in progress. If you would like us to add your organization's link, please send us an email. If you would like to have as a link on your site click here.

Governments and Health ministries

Government of Canada

Government of British Columbia

Government of Alberta

Government of Saskatchewan

Government of Manitoba

Government of Ontario

Government of Quebec

Government of New Brunswick

Government of Nova Scotia

Government of Prince Edward Island

Government of Newfoundland and Labrador

Government of Northwest Territories

Government of Nunavut

Government of Yukon Territory

Political Parties

Canadian Political Parties (Website with links to all political parties)


House of Commons and Senate

Legislative Assembly of B.C.

Legislative Assembly of Alberta

Legislative Assembly of Saskatchewan

Legislative Assembly of Manitoba

Legislative Assembly of Ontario

Québec National Assembly

Legislative Assembly of New Brunswick

Nova Scotia House of Assembly

Legislative Assembly of P.E.I.

Newfoundland & Labrador House of Assembly

Legislative Assembly of Northwest Territories

Legislative Assembly of Nunavut

Yukon Legislative Assembly

Professional associations and colleges

Canadian College of Health Service Executives

Canadian Dental Association

Canadian Medical Association (CMA)

Canadian Nursing Association

Canadian Pharmacists Association

Canadian Physiotherapy Association

Canadian Psychologists Association

College of Family Physicians of Canada and links to provincial colleges

Federation of Medical Women of Canada

Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons

Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists


Association of Faculties of Medicine of Canada and links to schools of medicine

Canadian Association of Schools of Nursing and links to schools of nursing

Links to schools of pharmacy (source: Canadian Pharmacists Association)

Health Agencies and Research

Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health

Canadian Council on Health Services Accreditation

Canada Foundation for Innovation

Canada Health Infoway

Canadian Health Services Research Foundation

Canadian Institute for Health Information

Canadian Institutes of Health Research

Canadian Patient Safety Institute

Centre for Health Research and Policy Research

Centres of Excellence for Women's Health

Genome Canada

Health Council of Canada

Health Quality Council (Saskatchewan)

Health Quality Council of Alberta

Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences

Institute for Work & Health

Institute of Health Economics

Manitoba Centre for Health Policy

Networks of Centres of Excellence

Ontario Health Quality Council

Patented Medicine Prices Review Board

Statistics Canada

Hospital and Community Care Organizations

Association of Canadian Academic Healthcare Organizations

Association québécoise d'établissements de santé et de services sociaux

British Columbia Academic Health Council

Canadian Healthcare Association

Canadian Homecare Association

Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Association

Canadian Mental Health Association

Canadian Public Health Association

Council of Academic Hospitals of Ontario

Nova Scotia Association of Health Organizations

Ontario Hospital Association

New Brunswick Healthcare Association

Regional Health Authorities of Manitoba

Saint Elizabeth Health Care

Saskatchewan Association of Health Organizations

Victorian Order of Nurses

Disease Associations/Consumer Information

Health Canada List of Diseases and Conditions

Canadian Cancer Society

Canadian Lung Association

Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada

The Arthritis Society

Canadian Diabetes Association

ALS Society of Canada

Canadian Celiac Association

Liver Foundation Canada

The Kidney Foundation

Alzheimer Society of Canada

Osteoporosis Canada

Huntington Society of Canada

Autism Canada Foundation

Alternative Medicine

Canadian Chiropractic Association

Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine

Canadian Association of Naturopathic Doctors


Assembly of First Nations

Canadian Caregiver Coalition

Canadian Doctors for Medicare

Canadian Federation of Nurses Unions and links to provincial/territorial nurses unions

Canadian Health Coalition

Canadian Women's Health Network

HEAL (Health Action Lobby)

Friends of Medicare

Wait Time Alliance

Think Tanks

Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives

Canadian Policy Research Networks

C.D. Howe Institute

Conference Board of Canada

Fraser Institute

Institute for Research on Public Policy

Public Policy Forum

Industry Associations


Canada's Research-Based Pharmaceutical Companies

Canadian Association of Chain Drug Stores

Canadian Generic Pharmaceutical Association

Canadian Life and Health Insurance Association

MEDEC (medical devices)

Non-Prescription Drug Manufacturers Association of Canada

International Sites

American Healthcare Council

American Medical Association

National Institutes of Health

Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

Food and Drug Administration (U.S.)

World Health Organization