Why Join?

Why Join?

CNA is pleased to welcome all regulated nurses: nurse practitioners, registered nurses, licensed/registered practical nurses, and registered psychiatric nurses. We also welcome nursing students and retired nurses in all categories.

Learn About Member Benefits

In addition to providing you with member discounts, your membership fees support CNA’s advocacy work. Without your support as a member, this work would not be possible. In the current nursing crisis, we make sure your voice is heard by governments and we advocate for urgent action. We hear you and we are working hard to improve the nursing profession. Our current advocacy focus is to fix Canada’s health-care crisis and nursing shortages.

We have several different CNA member and affiliate options.

Premium Member

Over $500 in savings available
Accelerate your leadership journey with the entire suite of CNA benefits available to premium members. In addition to the general member benefits, you’ll receive free access to the Nursing Leadership online journal and be able to join a community of leadership practice of your choice, attend the Global Changemakers Speakers Series, and secure eligibility to be nominated for the flagship, merit-based, Canadian Academy of Nursing Fellowship program.
Total price of membership is $179 annually plus applicable taxes. *Fees are non-refundable.

General Member

Help us to help you as we answer the call! Stay current in your nursing profession, enjoy full access to the Canadian Nurse online journal, get involved in discussions to contribute to the voices of nurses, and influence CNA’s work. You’ll also receive exclusive access to the CNA $avings Centre, ProQuest, and discounts on the CNA Certification Program. General members also receive 25% off NursingSKL practicums and 25% off the following Longwoods journals: Nursing Leadership, Healthcare Policy, Healthcare Quarterly, World Health & Population and Healthcare Papers.
Total price of membership is $97 annually plus applicable taxes. *Fees are non-refundable.

Retired Nurse Member

Continue to support your profession and have an opportunity to give back after you retire. You’ll be able to stay connected with us, provide feedback on our work, and continue to access many general member benefits.
Total price of membership is $82 annually plus applicable taxes. *Fees are non-refundable.

Nursing Student Member

Expand your knowledge and build on your networks with exclusive access to content and discussions that will shape your future in the nursing profession. Plus, you’ll enjoy access to many general member benefits.
Total price of membership is $53 annually plus applicable taxes. *Fees are non-refundable.

Canadian Affiliate

Become a Canadian Affiliate to support efforts that contribute to advancing our country’s nursing profession.
Total price of affilation is $45 annually plus applicable taxes. *Fees are non-refundable.

International Nursing Affiliate

Become an International Nursing Affiliate to support efforts that contribute to advancing Canada’s nursing profession.
Total price of affilation is $85 annually plus applicable taxes. *Fees are non-refundable.

Questions?

Need help? You can email us at members@cna-aiic.ca.