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Social Services

February 9, 2010

'How common is it for staff to witness or experience aggression in the clients they support?'

February 8, 2010

Deal includes retroactive pay for employees plus improvements in several other areas of the contract.

February 1, 2010

Budget cuts by Campbell government hurt vulnerable young children and leave 40 highly-trained therapists without jobs.

January 31, 2010

'We're honoured that they've chosen our union as the organization that can help them address their concerns.' - Darryl Walker.

January 25, 2010

CCPA study says March budget should extend benefits to at least 26 weeks for unemployed Canadians.

January 20, 2010

Two provincial watchdogs issue report calling for better complaint process and province-wide tracking system.

January 19, 2010

The important work of all those who care for and support individuals with developmental disabilities is being celebrated in dozens of communities across Ontario today.

January 18, 2010

"Our community is losing a supportive home for some of our most vulnerable citizens living with mental illness."

January 17, 2010

The goal is to stop the government's 'low road approach' to dealing with the recession and replace it with a 'high road approach' that protects services.

January 17, 2010

'These dedicated workers provide a vital service that Manitobans rely on and reduces the strain put on our health care system every day. It’s time to make their jobs, full-time jobs.'