Here are some links that are located nationally for those that visit and are not in the Ottawa area :-)
- The Canadian Association of Journalists (“The Corporation exists to promote excellence in journalism”) upholds the common Canadian's right to know. Find out how to join the national capital chapter or find news, sponsorships, and information about upcoming events. Subscribe to their freelancing e-mail list.
- Canadian Science Writers' Association is a handy site for all science-based writers. You'll find science facts, events and job opportunities as well as information on how to join their association.
- Professional Writers Association of Canada, formerly the Periodical Writers Association of Canada, PWAC represents Canadian freelance writers and journalists. They offer writers' resources and information about events.
- The Society of Children's Book Writers & Illustrators (Canada) is dedicated to writers and artists of children's literature and offers news on events, articles and publications. Their parent organization even supports a discussion board and they organize an annual conference in both Los Angeles and New York City.
- Young Poets of Canada is useful for young poets and teachers. Chat with other young poets, peruse their articles, or find information on other inspiring poets anywhere from John Keats to Tupac Shakur.