OACYC - Membership
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How to become a member of the Ontario Association of Child and Youth Care:

  1. Print the application form (see red links at the bottom of the page)
  2. Review the Membership categories to ensure that you meet the qualifications for membership
  3. Complete the membership form including reviewing and acknowledging the Code of Ethic’s and Privacy Policy
  4. Submit membership form and supporting documentation via website or,
  • Scan and email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Fax: 1-866-403-5961
  • Mail:

    OACYC
    c/o The School of Child and Youth Care

    Ryerson University
    350 Victoria Street,
    Toronto, Ontario, M5B 2K3
    Canada

Please read our Rate and Date Change Announcement 2015

Membership Types and Requirements

Membership Type

Definition

Supporting Documents Required

Full Professional Certified

You hold a CCW/CYW/CYC Diploma or CYC Degree or have completed the CYCCB Certification

·       Photocopy of your transcript clearly stating that your diploma/degree was granted OR

·       Photocopy of your diploma/degree/cert

Full Professional

You hold a related diploma or degree and have at least 4000 hours employment as a CYCP OR

You have a minimum of 500 hours (1 full year, full-time) of theory through post-secondary schools, workshops, in service, etc. and 6000 hours employment as a CYCP

      Above plus,

·       A short letter from your employer(s), on letterhead stating the dates of your employment and total hours worked, age and type of clients and your role/position

New Graduate Full Professional Certified

You hold a CCW/CYW/CYC Diploma or CYC Degree just granted in this calendar year

·       Photocopy of your transcript clearly stating that your diploma/degree was granted OR

·       Photocopy of your diploma/degree

Student

You are currently enrolled part- or full-time in a CYC program

·       Copy of student card

Organizational

For agencies, school boards, companies, etc. to support the OACYC

·       Letter of support for legislation

 

Please Note:

  • All memberships are renewable on October 15th of each year
  • It could take up to 30 days to process your application

Paper Application:

2017-2018 Membership Application - new members

2017-2018 Renewal Form and Professional Development Guidelines

Online Application 2017-2018 ....coming soon