Office Phone 705-325-3926
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Primary Contact Anita Purcell, Executive Director, Canadian Authors Association; Phone: 705-325-3926 ext 202; Email:
Hours Mon-Thu 10 am-4 pm
Description and Service
Description (Agency) The Canadian Authors Association provides writers with a wide variety of programs, services and resources to help them develop their skills in both the craft and the business of writing, enhance their ability to earn a living as a writer, and have access to a Canada-wide network of writers.
Description (Service) The Canadian Authors Association is an inclusive organization that offers information, support, resources, professional development, networking and community to writers across Canada at all stages of their careers.
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up
Application Apply for membership online at Membership required for full services; non-members may attend events and meetings and receive bulletins.
Languages English
Fees Membership - Annual dues are $175 plus taxes; intro rate for new members: $131.25 plus taxes; Student rate is $50 plus taxes
Volunteer Description The Canadian Authors Association is looking for a reliable and proficient volunteer to help with administrative duties as well as, event planning in our Orillia office. We offer free membership and attendance to our annual writers' conference for volunteers who work with us. If you are interested in joining the Canadian Authors team, please email us at or give us a call at 705 325 3926.
Location Information
Areas Served Orillia and area ; Simcoe County
Located In Community Orillia
Address & Map
6 West St N, Suite 203
Orillia, ON L3V 5V8
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Intersection Mississaga St and West St
Physical Access Partially Accessible - Does not have push buttons outside building ; Bathrooms not accessible
Record Details
Print Material Brochure; Canadian Writers Guide: Official Handbook of the Canadian Authors Association

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