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November 1, 2010

Lockout averted for members of Local 548 of the Ontario Public Service Employees Union.

October 27, 2010

Management at Geneva Centre for Autism in Toronto says it will lock out 75 employees (OPSEU/NUPGE members) on Oct. 29.

October 27, 2010

A broad and diverse group of almost 200 self-advocates, families, workers and other key stakeholders met in Vancouver earlier this week to strategize around working together to address the current crisis in the community living sector.

October 25, 2010

Developmentally disabled British Columbians are being put at serious risk as government funding for community agencies is being squeezed and as a result services are being reduced. 

October 19, 2010

A new report from the Calgary-based Mental Health Commission of Canada (MHCC) suggests that employers who neglect psychological safety in the workplace could be legally liable for mental injury inflicted on workers.

October 18, 2010

The Newfoundland and Labrador Association of Public and Private Employees (NAPE/NUPGE) has reached a tentative agreement for workers at the Bay St. George Community Employment Corporation (CEC).

October 14, 2010

'It's not good for them, it's not good for the community, it's not good for the justice system and it's not good for the health system.' - Justice Minister Alison Redford of Alberta.

October 12, 2010

Motion adopted unanimously asks province to reverse decision on program killed in July at VGH.

October 12, 2010

'This poll confirms what we’ve long known.' - BCGEU president Darryl Walker.

October 10, 2010

'Know that we stand strong.... OPSEU will do everything in its power to ensure that you get the fair contract you deserve.'