What Can My Steward Do For Me? Stewards perform many duties for the members of the local. Below are just a few of the things that stewards can do: Investigate, write and file a grievance on the members’ behalf Help...
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Base funding tor community living agencies in Ontario has been frozen for the past seven years. The results? Over 12,000 people on wait lists for residential placements; cuts to programs and services’ and agencies that can’t afford to increase staffing....
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April 28th, 2017 is a national day of mourning for workers who lost their lives on the job. Please join us in wearing black on the 28th as a show of your support and solidarity....
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Interesting read folks… Guess what?  Niagara has the 3rd highest living wage across the province.  (Trailing behind Toronto and Peterborough) It costs $17.47 an hour in Niagara for real local living costs, and this wage is what is required to...
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AI Bargaining Update Your Autism Intervention Unit Bargaining Committee had another couple of successful days of bargaining with Bethesda on November 21st and 24th. Relations at the bargaining table continue to be cordial, and we signed off on a number of...
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Local 2977 Bargaining Update: We have completed two days of negotiations with the employer on October ’18 and 20, 2016. We began by exchanging proposals and had time to review one another’s proposals on Day 1. During Day I of negotiations...
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The population of 85 and over is growing roughly four times more rapidly than the number of Long Term Care beds. Reductions in hospital beds have created a downloading of patients, without a corresponding expansion of long term care Facilities...
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Maryam Monsef, Minister of Democratic Institutions, brought her federal electoral reform community dialogue tour to Ottawa-Gatineau on September 16. Approximately 100 people attended the event, held in a Gatineau hotel. Parliamentary Secretary Mark Holland made introductory remarks and was followed by...
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Special Meeting CUPE 2977 for the Autism Intervention Unit Please join us to review the final bargaining proposals; elections for the bargaining committee!  Are you interested in seeing what its like to sit in on negotiations? Agenda Review final bargaining...
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