The conciliator from the Ministry of Labour has joined the collective bargaining process. He has requested that the both parties suspend public communications while negotiations progress, and both...
2014 Bargaining News
(TORONTO – August 20, 2014) – Today’s report from the C.D Howe Institute calling for beer and wine sales in corner stores and grocery chains is a thinly-veiled attack on middle-income earners and...
Retail
Peoples' Social Forum 2014
As many as 10,000 activists from across Canada are expected for the Peoples’ Social Forum in Ottawa from August 21 to 24. Inspired by the Occupy movement, Quebec students’ movement and Idle No More,...
Rallies, General
Strategic Management Agreements (SMAs) released by the Ontario government on Friday, August 7, 2014 contain a blueprint for the future of education in our province. The OPSEU College Faculty...
Division/Sector Information, Education
In a vote on Aug. 18, workers at Community Living Renfrew County South voted in favour of being represented by OPSEU. These 96 new members, based in the towns of Renfrew and Arnprior, will join...
New Members
Community Employment Services, Humber College
OPSEU CAAT Support Division have  developed a series of short videos that not only showcases the integral role support staff play in the education of college graduates but demonstrates the skilled...
Division/Sector Information, 2014 Bargaining Information
OPSEU's Provincial Young Workers Committee (PYC) hosted its 7th Annual International Youth Day (IYD) event from August 11-12, 2014.  This year's theme was Leadership: Accelerate Your Activism.  It...
Committee Information, Conferences, Equity Conferences
The OPSEU Aboriginal Circle is proud to support the Indigenous Adoptee Gathering that brings adoptees together in one place, to listen and validate one another`s experiences, foster healing, learning...
Equity Conferences, Social Justice
RENFREW – A no board issued Monday begins the countdown towards a possible September strike action by Paramed Home Healthcare staff in Renfrew County.   About 140 unionized professional and support...
2014 Bargaining News, Health care
College Faculty bargaining continues as Support Staff colleagues reach a tentative agreement While faculty bargaining continues, our support staff colleagues announced last Friday a tentative...
2014 Bargaining Bulletins, 2014 Bargaining Information, Education