Our message to provincial and territorial governments is simple: The time for excuses is over—it’s time to raise wages for personal support workers and provide better healthcare jobs.
ON STRIKE: DEVELOPMENTAL SERVICE WORKERS AT KERRY’S PLACE TO COMMENCE STRIKE TOMORROW FOR BETTER CARE OUTCOMES WITH SAFETY AND SECURITY FOR ALL
Richmond Hill, Ontario – Tomorrow, 128 Developmental Service Workers (DSWs) across the Greater Toronto Area are exercising their right to strike after union attempts to deliver better care outcomes with safety and security for all were repeatedly met with deplorable offers by management of Kerry’s Place that would, among other things, leave vulnerable clients exposed to staff without paid sick…
Unions Urge Ford to Action Five-Point Plan to Keep Hospitals Open
Facing another weekend of severe hospital staff shortages, and the potential for more hospital emergency room and other care unit cuts and closures, Ontario’s provincial government must take immediate action, said health-care unions today
Widespread Hospital Closures Demand Urgent Attention And Real Accountability
Unions representing 70,000 hospital workers issue open letters to the Ontario Hospital Association and the provincial government for full transparency and staff support to fix the worsening health human resource crisis in Ontario
SEIU Healthcare Retains Legal Council To Explore Options Following Injury Of Nurses
SEIU Healthcare has retained Ruby Shiller Enenajor DiGiuseppe (RSED) LLP to explore all legal options to defend union members who sustained injuries at Monday’s leaders’ debate and for the rights of people to safely protest in a free and open democracy.