Partners and Other Links

Partners

http://www.ssq.ca

SSQ

Tel: 1-866-885-6772
Website: www.ssq.ca

Plan members wishing to inquire about disability claims should first contact the AOM Benefits Trust at 1.866.418.3773, or via email info@midwivesbenefits.ca. To learn more about SSQ, visit the website above or call the toll-free number. SSQ office hours are 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. EST Monday to Friday.

http://dfs.ca/participant

Desjardins

Tel: 1-800-968-3587
Fax: 1-877-350-8555
Website: dfs.ca/participant
Email: grouppension@dfs.ca

Midwife plan members can access the Desjardins plan member website to review and make changes to your Group Retirement Savings Plan (GRSP), set and track retirement goals, access planning tools and view educational videos. You’ll need your group number and your participant number (found on your Enrolment Certificate) to create a user name and password. Call centre hours are Monday - Friday, 8:00am - 8:00pm EST.

http://www.OntarioMidwives.ca

OntarioMidwives.ca

The Association of Ontario Midwives (AOM) has the latest news and information on midwifery in Ontario. AOM members can log in to access reference documents, updates on government and hospital relations, practice protocols, policies, news, meetings and events. Through the AOM, midwives can access AOM On Call, HIROC insurance, and ARAG’s Legal Expense Insurance.

http://getsmarteraboutmoney.ca/

GetSmarterAboutMoney.ca

Independent, unbiased and easy-to-understand education to help you make smart financial decisions

https://www.optimaglobalhealth.com

Health InSight

Tel:1-877-480-2240

The AOMBT is partnering with Optima Global Health to provide Health InSight Member and Family Assistance Program (MFAP). The program includes confidential support and counselling for individuals experiencing work-life challenges, as well as on a variety of issues related to health and wellness.

https://www.dialogue.co/en/

Dialogue

​Website: dialogue.co

Dialogue offers virtual primary care via chat, video, or phone call, including direct access to doctors who can consult, diagnose, prescribe medication to be delivered to your door, or refer you to an in-person specialist if that’s what you need. Access to Dialogue is supported by a three-year grant from the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care.

https://www.genexservices.com/

Genex

​Website: www.genexservices.com

Genex services provide additional support for midwives applying for disability, and in the event a midwife is declined disability coverage. Access to Genex is offered by referral through the AOMBT. Access to Genex is supported by a three-year grant from the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care.

Other Links

BenefitsCanada.com

The online version of the popular magazine provides the latest Canadian news on benefits and pensions.

CARP.ca

CARP is a national, non-partisan, non-profit organization providing resources and information for aging and/or retired Canadians.

FP Canada

FP Canada is dedicated to championing better financial wellness for all Canadians by certifying professional financial planners and leading the advancement of professional financial planning in Canada. Their website provides resources for finding a certified financial planner in your area.