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ONECA Membership

Who can be a member?

There are three different classes of memberships.

Regular Member - Currently employed as Native Student Counsellor or persons working in a supportive role in the field of education in the province of Ontario.

Life Member - shall be person who are retired and were previously employed as Native Student Counsellors in the province of Ontario for a minimum of ten (10) years; who have been members of the Association for a minimum of ten (10) years; who have performed some distinguished service in the furtherance of the goals of the Association.

Honorary Member - shall be student enrolled in an educational program in the province of Ontario or other person who wish to support the aims of the Association and/or have performed some distinguished service in the furtherance of the goals of the Association.

Our membership year runs from April 1st to March 31st.

What is the cost to become a Member?

  • $150.00 per year for a membership or renewal
  • $ 0 for an honorary membership
  • $ 0 for life time membership


What is included in my membership?

As a member of ONECA you will receive the following:

  • A Membership Card
  • Quarterly newsletters
  • A copy of the Counsellor Directory
  • Voting privileges at the Annual General Meeting
  • Reduced registration fees at the Annual Conference
  • List Serve Access on the ONECA website:
  • District representation at Board of Directors meetings
  • Invitations to district meeting coordinated by your district representative



  • Brantford District
  • Fort Frances District
  • James Bay District
  • Georgian Bay District
  • Kenora District
  • Lakehead District
  • London District
  • Nakina District
  • Peterborough District
  • Sioux Lookout District
  • Sudbury District


How do I become a member?

You can become a member by completing a membership application and forwarding it with your payment to the head office: P.O. Box 220, 37 A Reserve Road, Naughton, Ontario, P0M 2M0

To get a membership application select a link below to download a PDF or Word version of the document.

Membership application Adobe PDF document (2021/2022)

Membership application Word Document (2021/2022)


Ontario Native Education Counselling Association

P.O. Box 220 , 37 A Reserve Road
Naughton , Ontario, P0M 2M0

Phone: (705) 692-2999
Fax: (705) 692-9988
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