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Listed here you will find various events, meetings and training of interest.  Scroll down or click the below links for more information.

OARTY Professional Development and Training 

OARTY's key events are the annual Conference in June, and the KIND (Knowledge, Information and Networking Day) event in November.  For details on upcoming OARTY events and training please see below.  For 2024, the OARTY Annual conference will be held on June 5-7, 2024.

OARTY Member Roundtables

OARTY member roundtables allow members to connect with their colleagues from across the province to discuss issues and trends that are impacting the sector. This informal online forum leverages video conferencing technology to enable us to have a face-to-face conversation in real time. Members can sign up to be added to the invite list for each roundtable by emailing The schedule for upcoming roundtables is as follows:





April 22, 2024

OARTY Member Roundtable

1:00 – 2:00


May 13, 2024

OARTY Member Roundtable

1:00 – 2:00


June 7, 2024

Member Roundtable at the OARTY/ORCA Annual Conference

1:00 - 3:00

Horseshoe Valley Resort









SafeGuards Training for Child and Adult Services

Upcoming training sessions from SafeGuards Training for Child and Adult Services are posted here for the next few months.  Please note that opportunities for in-house training and the Virtual Library can be accessed at their website at

OARTY Members: Register online and get the Member’s Rate

Group Discount: 20% off for groups of 4 or more. Contact