Our Partners

St. Michael's Hospital has strong partnerships with more than 65 organizations and has been formally affiliated with the Uiversity of Toronto since 1920. Some examples of our major partnership networks are listed below.

Hospital Collaborative on Vulnerable and Marginalized Populations
Founded in May 2007, the Hospital Collaborative (HC) is a group of Hospitals working in partnership to reduce health inequities for vulnerable and marginalized populations.

South East Toronto Organization
A collaboration of health and social services from downtown Toronto to South Riverdale acting since1989 to improve the health and wellness of local residents, especially disadvantaged populations.

Health Equity Council
A community-based organization, based in the Greater Toronto Area, engaging in advocacy, research, organizational change, capacity building, community partnerships and collaborations that enhance diversity, equity and inclusion in all facets of health and wellness.

Women's College Hospital Uninsured Network
Founded in April 2007 to examine and increase access to health services in Toronto for uninsured and undocumented people.

Toronto Harm Reduction Task Force
A group of individuals and service agencies committed to developing and promoting harm reduction strategies as an option for people with addictions in Toronto.

Healthcare Interpretation Network
Founded in 1990 to develop strategies that promote awareness of and address language barriers that inhibit the quality of health care provided to patient populations with limited English proficiency. Interpretation services learns about new interpretation standard, best practices, and different models of service delivery. There is information and knowledge exchange with our agencies through which we deliver services that consequently results in best practices in service provision.

Senior Pride Network
A network of health and social service providers dedicated to promoting appropriate services and a positive, caring environment for older gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, transsexual, intersexed and 2-spirited people in Toronto.

Toronto Oral Health Care Coalition
A group of health, government and social services concerned about access to dental care for non-privately insured children, adults and seniors.

Community Advisory Panels

St. Michael's Community Advisory Panels (CAPs) are leaders in community-hospital collaboration for health equity. Find out more.