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Associate Member Benefits

Interested in becoming an Associate Member? Contact Wendy Miller.

As Associate Members of EKO, an organization’s employees have access to innovative educational programming, exclusive content and professional development opportunities. Members engage in EKO’s working groups, committees, and communities of practice, and access an array of resources and tools.

Associate Members receive a range of benefits, as shown below.

General Member Associate Member
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Access to Members’ Portal
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Unique EKO member logo available for use
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Receive regular communication regarding issues that are 
provincial in scope, together with strategic communications 
resources and support
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Knowledge Transfer
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Access to free and/or discounted resources as well as training   and networking opportunities
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Peer-to-peer interactions and shared learning
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Participation in professional development events, 
workshops, and programs on hot topics in the child
development and pediatric rehabilitation sector

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User friendly tool kits with key messages
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Collaborative input on government relations initiatives
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Opportunity to participate in policy activities
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Opportunity to represent sector at provincial and national advisory tables and working groups
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Function as a resource to EKO on issues and emerging trends
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Participate in sector working groups and advisory committees as appropriate
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Analysis of the provincial, federal, and international landscape
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Government relations
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Networking and Connections
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Participation in EKO Leadership Council
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Participation in clinical committees and communities of practice
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Lead working groups, committees and communities of practice
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Connecting to Research
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Participation in research opportunities
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Influence research inquiries through thought leadership and
strategic critical conversation

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Profile child development and pediatric rehabilitation research
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Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital Logo
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Quinte Children’s Treatment Centre Logo
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Did You Hear?!

EKO Spring Symposium is Back in 2025!

Every two years EKO hosts this pinnacle event for the child development sector and the largest gathering of professionals and stakeholders from Ontario and across Canada.

learn more about the event!