Mission and Objectives
The Canadian Association of Workers' Advisors and Advocates (CAWAA) was founded in the year 2000. Workers' advisors and advocates across Canada, identified the need to bridge a communication gap among Provincial and Territorial Workers' Advisor/Advocate programs.
CAWAA's mission is to share information and best practices across jurisdictions and explore emerging compensation issues relevant to workers while respecting its member’s distinct Workers' Compensation mandates.
- to facilitate communication amongst member agencies of the CAWAA;
- to provide a forum to share information and experiences on present and emerging compensation issues;
- to research subjects related to workers' compensation law, policy and related common issues; and
- to share and promote best practices on service delivery.