Please pledge your support for Developmental Services Workers (DSWs). Your help is needed to make sure our MPPs know about the lack of WSIB coverage.
Today, ten Ontario unions representing more than 250,000 thousand affected broader public sector employees, announced their intention to launch a coordinated Charter challenge against Bill 124. As well, the Ontario Labour movement, with the Power of Many, will be initiating an aggressive campaign to repeal Bill 124.
Hundreds of frontline healthcare workers and union supporters rally at the CarePartners’ corporate head office to fight back against the homecare agency’s recent move towards locking out their almost 3,000 personal support workers (PSWs). A lockout by CarePartners could leave thousands of seniors without the daily care they need during the holiday season.
SEIU Healthcare proudly endorsed Patty Coates as the first woman president of the Ontario Federation of Labour (OFL), who was just elected to this role today during the OFL 2019 Power of Many Convention. SEIU Healthcare also congratulates Ahmad Gaied, who was acclaimed as the OFL Secretary-Treasurer, and Janice Folk-Dawson, the newly elected OFL Executive Vice-President.
We're so proud to introduce SEIU Healthcare's newly appointed Executive Board. The board was elected at SEIU Healthcare’s 2019 Convention in Etobicoke, Ontario, on Tuesday. They will begin working alongside our leadership team, who were all acclaimed for another term, beginning in 2020. Here is your new Executive Board:
Paramedics working for County of Lambton Emergency Medical Services are launching a volunteer run program to provide transportation and care for patients in hospice and palliative care on short outings in their community. The program is being supported by SEIU Healthcare, the union that represents the paramedics, the County of Lambton, and St. Joseph’s Hospice.