The Doug Ford government has brought in a new law that gives the Minister of Health and a new health Super Agency sweeping powers to force privatization, cuts, mergers, mega-mergers, movement of services from one town to another, and closure of local health care services. It is time for everyone to take action to protect our health care.
The new legislation Doug Ford worked to keep secret from the public will: Sell vital health care services to private for profit corporations Impose costly mega-mergers that put our local services and hospitals at risk Privatize our health care system IF WE DON’T STOP IT
To launch local fight-back campaigns and build capacity leading to the April 30th rally at Queens Park in Toronto When: Wednesday March 13th 2019 at 7pm Where: Hamilton Central Library, 55 York Blvd.
Please be advised that the Membership Officer position on the Executive Board has fallen permanently vacant, and as a result, nominations for this office will be received at the last Administration Update meeting scheduled for December 4th at the Royal Canadian Legion, 435 Limeridge Rd. East, right across from Limeridge mall, starting at 7:30 p.m.
Here are the results from our November 6th elections and nominations: Elected as President – Jamie MacCormack Acclaimed as Vice-President – Sandra (Sam) Forsyth Elected as Recording-Secretary – Katherine Codispodi Acclaimed as Secretary-Treasurer – Pawel Pietruszczak Elected as Chief Steward – Kevin Cook Elected as Health and Safety Officer – Ted Mackie Acclaimed as [...]
The Election Committee has received several complaints about candidates providing information to members that is misleading. We are asking members to ignore the rumours from candidates and if you have any inquiries to the state of the Local 786, we suggest you call the Administrator of the Local at the Local Union office to verify the facts.
Rebuild and improve public health care: NO to cuts and privatization.
We would like to wish all of you a happy and safe Labour Day long weekend, and just a reminder that we will closed on Monday September 3rd 2018 Annual Hamilton Labour Day parade Monday, September 3rd 2018. We will be lining up at 10am on Stuart Street (at Bay [...]
Next Steps and Dates to Ending Administration - As you are aware, we have applied to the Ontario Labour Relations Board for an extension to the Admin...
In accordance with article B.5.1 (C) of the CUPE National Constitution, this will serve as notice that Local 786 intends on proposing amendments and/or additions to it’s existing by-laws.