When we first started our Appreciation Rallies in April, the Durham Region was the first area we visited. On Thursday, May 28, we will be back in Pickering and Ajax to carry on our support and show our membership that will are still here for them during this very stressful and uncertain time.
On Thursday, May 28, SEIU Healthcare will be bringing our purple power to Cambridge. The Appreciation Rallies that we have organized all over Ontario have boosted the spirits of our membership and has shown employers and the government that SEIU Healthcare stands together with our members on the frontlines.
Nursing Week 2020 is very special because it not only marks the 200th anniversary of Florence Nightingale’s birthday, but during this crisis, everyone all around the world has witnessed the unwavering dedication, passion, and determination of all nurses fighting COVID-19 on the frontlines.
Countless healthcare professionals are making incredible scarifies to keep their families safe and protect the public during COVID-19. Although Vanessa Willow is immunodeficient, she continues to not only fight on the frontlines, but she also finds creative ways to help her fellow healthcare workers outside of work.
With the closure of all publicly funded schools expected to go past April 6, we understand you may be facing challenges with finding childcare, keeping your children safe, and ensuring they are still learning while they are at home. The Ontario government has provided a full curriculum to keep your children up to date.