Join Us

Our District has been well represented at Senate and on Provincial Committees, as well as providing an RTO/ERO President.  We warmly welcome those members who wish to serve our Executive as Directors or volunteers for our Goodwill Services, Bursaries Program, and our Political Action committees. Nationally RTO/ERO has over 72,000 members nationwide and is a leader in advocating for Seniors issues. We serve the local community as well as our members.

Your retirement starts here. The link below will take you to the Provincial Web site.

Join the largest insurance provider for retired educators in Canada covering 89,000 members and dependents.


District 9 has over 1100  members including Associates members.

We appreciate your contact information updates which are vital to keeping our members well informed. Remember RTO-ERO can’t accept any information changes from a third
party, so please send that directly to Diane Vezeau (dvezeau@rto-ero.org or 1-800-361-9888) at the RTO-ERO Provincial Office.

Our District 9 receives monthly updates of members’ information, so there’s no need to notify us as well.

If you know someone who’d like to join RTO, potential members can find the membership form and peruse the health plan comparison chart on the provincial
website, www.rto-ero.org under the tabs “Join Us” and “Our Health Plans”. Also, encourage those who are still teaching to attend the District 9 Retirement
Planning Workshop.

Benefits:

  • Comprehensive health care coverage
  • Guaranteed travel coverage at no additional cost
  • Exclusive perks and discounts
  • Customized travel adventures
  • Our award-winning Renaissance magazine
  • Pension and political advocacy
  • Bilingual services 
  • Volunteer and job opportunities 


Since 1968, The Retired Teachers of Ontario/Les enseignantes et enseignants retraités de l’Ontario (RTO/ERO) has provided excellent programs and services for teachersschool and board administrators, educational support staff, childhood educators, child care professionals and college and university faculty in retirement.

A bilingual, non-profit organization, RTO/ERO provides a strong and active voice for over 72,000 members ranging in age from 46 to 109, including over 6,700 associate members.Membership brochure