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November 5, 2018

Community service workers are the epitome of hope: hope for a better future for those they serve; hope for a better world that values the worth of every person. 

September 10, 2018

“We must remember that what happens at work doesn't just stay at work; it doesn't just go away when the uniform comes off or when the shift is over. These workers need and deserve supports in place to deal with their work-related mental health injuries." — Jerry Earle, NAPE President

June 12, 2018

"We don’t need small changes — we need massive changes in how we approach mental health in the workplace. We need legislative change." — Jerry Earle, NAPE President

June 4, 2018

“Community-based organizations save money and lives. It’s time for government to do better and invest in the vital services that Saskatchewan people rely on, and in the workers who provide these critical services." — Bob Bymeon, SGEU President

November 28, 2017

The MGEU/NUPGE has spoken out about cuts that are driven by the bottom line instead of patient care. The union will continue to urge the Premier and Minister of Health to reverse health care cuts that are putting patient care in jeopardy. 

November 16, 2017

Students gathered on November 15 to show solidarity with striking OPSEU/NUPGE college academic workers.

October 20, 2017

“The committee felt strongly about supporting those that have served in the past. They have served us and they deserve our support now.” — Evan Stratichuk, Young Workers Committee Chair and HSAA/NUPGE board member

January 26, 2017

"Striking workers at Molson Coors need to hear how much you support them in standing up to this global giant. They need to see who supports them even when we’re not on the picket line." — Larry Brown, NUPGE President

You can send your message of support to Component325@nupge.ca.

November 20, 2015

“The one thing all children have in common is their rights. Every child has the right to survive and thrive, to be educated, to be free from violence and abuse, to participate and to be heard.” — Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon

October 6, 2015

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