Welcome to Toronto West Chapter

Toronto West Executive:

  • Board Representative: Hilda Swirsky, RN, BScN, MEd hswirsky@RNAO.ca
  • Immediate Past Board Representative: Paula Manuel, RN, MN pmanuel@RNAO.ca
  • Policy & Political Action Executive Network Officer (ENO): Hilary Hall
  • Communications ENO: Piroska Bata
  • Social Media ENO: (Facebook) Paula Manuel & (Twitter) Piroska Bata
  • Financial Officer: Marva McCalla
  • Membership ENO: Megan Brady
  • Student representative Humber/UNB: Christine Carlile
  • Student representative York University: Catherine Cenkowski, Ashley Aman
  • Student representative University of Toronto: TBC
  • Student representative UOIT Egers Metaj
  • Assembly Rep: Kamala Persad-Ford
  • Assembly Rep: Paula Manuel

AGM Teleconference

Wednesday, February 17, 2016 - 19:00 - 21:00

Your Region 6 executive warmly invites you to our 2016 Annual General Meeting (AGM) on Wednesday, Feb. 17 from 19:00 to 21:00 via teleconference. Click here to view our agenda - call-in information is included. 

Region 6 & 7's December celebration!

Thursday, December 3, 2015 - 17:30 - 20:30
Interested in meeting new friends? Looking to connect and network with nurses who share the same passion? Want to have an evening of fun and celebration with colleagues? Curious about what RNAO is all about? Invite your friends and join us for our December celebration!

Deadline is extended to 11:59pm November 30th so register now. Members and non-members are welcome!

Why Toronto Health Matters: All Candidates Debate

Tuesday, September 29, 2015 - 18:30 - 20:30

Do you know where your candidates stand on health and health care in the upcoming election?

Hear directly from the candidates and ask your questions on health and health care by attending a debate close to you. Listen to what they have to say. Reflect on what they want to do. Make an informed choice about your future.

Be a part of the process. It’s your right. It does makes a difference.

Contact Hilda Swirsky for more information.

Get informed, get engaged, and get ready to cast your vote.

HOLD THE DATE - 3rd Annual December Celebration

Thursday, December 3, 2015 - 17:30 - 20:30

Contact: hswirsky@hotmail.com

Region 6 & Region 7 Executive Invites you to the 3rd Annual December Celebration

Thursday December 3, 2015 @ 5:30 PM.

The Monte Carlo Inn (Savoy Suite) 7255 Warden Ave. (just north of Steeles)

Speaker: President Elect, Carol Timmings

Great Food! Great Speaker! Great Social!

Cost: Members $25.00

Non-Members: $35.00, Students $15.00

Celebrate 25th & 40th Year Member Awards - Door Prizes

RNAO Open Café: Municipal Advocacy and the Modern Nurse

As the finale of the Political Cafés for 2015, we are hosting the capstone event for all RNs in Region 6 &7:

Workshop on Action for Social Change

Where? Bread and Bowl, 2 Murray Street, Toronto (Elm and University, near Mt. Sinai Hospital)

When? Tuesday, June 9, 2015,  6 - 9 p.m.

Refreshments and light snacks provided. All RNs welcome even if not an RNAO member

Please RSVP to ltelford@sympatico.ca

Facilitated by Region 7 political action committee members and Brian Hyndman, MHSc, PhD(C). Brian has over twenty years of experience in building the capacity of those involved in healthy policy making. His current research focuses on health equity and policy change strategies specifically focused on the social determinants of health. He is a past member of the Toronto Board of Health.