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Editors Canada

Site: Hamilton-Halton Chapter

Contact Information
Office Phone National office toll free 1-866-226-3348
Fax National office 416-975-1637
Social Media Facebook Facebook:
Primary Contact Laura Van Alphen, Co-chair
Contact Form
Agency Information
Description (Agency) Nonprofit association of both in-house and freelance editors that promotes professional editing as key in producing effective communication 
* members are in corporate, technical, government, nonprofit and publishing sectors, both in-house and freelance
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Activities include: 
* sponsors professional development seminars  
* promotes and maintains high standards of editing and publishing in Canada  
* establishes guidelines to help editors secure fair pay and good working conditions  
* helps both in-house and freelance editors to network  
* cooperates with other publishing associations in areas of common concern 
Certification program for editors of written material who work in English  
* successful candidates can become Certified Professional Editors or earn certification in proofreading, copy editing structural and/or stylistic editing 
Regional branches and twigs offer a variety of local programs to members and non-members, including opportunities for socializing, networking, and professional development
Hours See website for meetings and events times and locations
Areas Served Halton Region ; Hamilton (City of)
Eligibility Current or aspiring editors in the Hamilton-Halton area
Application Contact for more information
Languages English
Fees Membership - and student affiliation
Site Information
Located In Community Halton Region
Address & Map
Halton Region, ON
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Physical Access Not Applicable - no physical address
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Employment / Training
HCSD Sub Heading Self Employment / Entrepreneurship
Service Categories Business Networking Groups ; Professional Skills Development Support ~ Media and Communications Occupations

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