Agreements reached for transfers to new youth facility
On May 30, 2008, agreements were reached
between the Ministry of Children and Youth Services, the Ministry of
Community Safety and Correctional Services and the Ontario Public Services
Employees Union concerning the application of the collective agreement
during the transfer of youth in conflict with the law to the new Roy
McMurtry Youth Centre located in Brampton.
The agreements allow for a specific number
of Youth Services Officers and Social Workers to transfer to the new
facility as per Appendix 13 (Relocation of an Operation Beyond a 40KM
Radius) and the government’s relocation plan. The agreements cover members
at the following facilities:
Bluewater Youth Centre
Brookside Youth Centre
Cecil Facer Youth Centre
Sprucedale Youth Centre
MERC agreements are currently being
negotiated with respect to the disentanglement of youth from the following
Thunder Bay C.C.
Once these agreements are finalized they
will communicated with the division.