For 40 years, the Professional Writers Association of Canada (PWAC) has sought to protect the interests of Canada’s freelance writing community. PWAC has over 400 members nationwide and over 40 in Quebec. PWAC Quebec members are writers, editors and translators who work in a wide variety of fields in both print and digital media. Learn more about PWAC at our national website.

Want to join?

The Professional Writers Association of Canada offers freelance writers a community of our own, along with an unbeatable package of benefits and services. Hundreds of Canadian freelancers have successful careers thanks to the special events and professional development workshops that PWAC offers. The Quebec chapter of PWAC is home to a diverse group of award-winning journalists, authors, writers, editors and translators of all kinds.

To become a member, please visit our national organization’s website.


To contact our chapter, e-mail us at pwacquebec@gmail.com.

Julie Barlow: President
Andrea Juhasz: Vice President, National Board Treasurer
Gay Decker: Treasurer
Helen Wolkowicz: Events
Karen Smock: Regional Director
Kathe Lieber: Member-at-Large

We are actively seeking volunteers. Please contact us if you would like to become involved!