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Value of Public Services

December 9, 2015

Government decisions to the emergency management resources contributed to the mishandling of the 2015 wildfire crisis in Saskatchewan.

December 8, 2015

Continued underfunding leads to long-term damage.

November 17, 2015

MGEU/NUPGE working with Manitobans to support public services through Keep it Together campaign.

November 6, 2015

This Community Services Workers Appreciation Day, November 6, NUPGE is encouraging people to talk about the importance of these services and what can be done to reduce the tremendous pressure workers in the sector face.

October 28, 2015

"The investments being made now will pay dividends for Albertans in the future." — Elisabeth Ballermann, HSAA President

October 28, 2015

"We need a public review to discuss the future and our options for building a 21st century post office that is capable of creating new revenue streams and meeting the needs of Canadians." — CUPW press release

October 27, 2015

Financial pressures, overflowing casework, increasing mental health concerns are just a few of the issues that will be addressed at the Community Service Workers conference. 

October 22, 2015

“We need to stop the cuts before more jobs are lost, before more damage is done to property and before more people lose this service." — Mike Palecek, CUPW National President

October 6, 2015

”Their work is physically tough, often mentally draining, and always vitally important." — Michelle Gawronsky, MGEU President

October 1, 2015

This campaign accurately depicts HSAA/NUPGE members as professionals who not only bear skill and training but also compassion, humanity, kindness and a dignified strength.