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Social Services

August 24, 2010

The aim is provide housing and food as a first priority before trying to address mental illness issues.

August 19, 2010

'The employer is threatening to conduct a temporary layoff of the entire bargaining unit.'

August 19, 2010

'Cutting outpatient care will result in higher medical costs overall, in addition to suffering.' - Reid Johnson.

August 12, 2010

Multi-bed shelter for women battling addictions, homelessness or other safety issues.

August 11, 2010

'Congratulations on a wonderful fight back by all of you.' - Warren (Smokey) Thomas. – Updated

August 8, 2010

'Demand for these services is rising at the same time the B.C. Liberal government is cutting.' - Darryl Walker.

August 5, 2010

Workers reject second tentative settlement with agency that has one manager for every two employees.

August 4, 2010

'We want to see the B.C. Liberal government and its agencies develop a multi-year plan.' - Darryl Walker.

July 21, 2010

'This leisurely approach to negotiations is very frustrating.' - BCGEU.

June 24, 2010

Supreme Court of Canada will make the final ruling on whether Harper Conservatives have authority to shutdown safe-injection clinic on Vancouver's Downtown Eastside.