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PUBLIC EVENT: Discussion of The Future of Home Care

Upcoming Meeting Dates: Sydney: Tuesday, April 21, 2015 7:00 p.m. Royal Canadian Legion Branch 128, 10 Wesley Street, Sydney Amherst: Thursday, April 30, 2015, 6:30 p.m. Royal Canadian Legion Branch 10, 47 Laplanche Street, Amherst Halifax: Monday, May 4, 2015, 6:30 p.m. Halifax Central Library, 5440 Spring Garden Road, Halifax The Nova Scotia Citizen’s Health […]

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The following meetings have been scheduled for Local 31.  Please visit one in your area and sign the pledge: DATE TIME PLACE Thursday, April 9, 2015 (2 Sessions) 3:00 to 9:00 pm         OR   3:00 to 9:00 pm Valley Cornerstone Assembly Church 1864 Hwy 358, Canning Near Hillaton on the way to Canning   […]

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Calling all Home Support Workers – Demonstration on Sat. March 29 – No Blackmail Bargaining

It is time to tell the Stephen McNeil government what you think of the legislation that effectively took away the right to strike from home support workers. Come out and join NSGEU President Joan Jessome at a demonstration this Saturday, March 29th at the Liberal Party Annual General Meeting starting at 11:30am and ending at […]

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Local 34 – Northwood Homecare Ltd., Collective Agreement Ratified

Members of Local 34, home support workers who work for Northwood Homecare, have voted 92 per cent in favour of accepting their employer’s final offer. We appreciate that this has been a difficult process for members of this local, given the government interference in the collective bargaining process. The bargaining committee worked very hard on […]

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View interview with President Jessome for her reaction to the passage of Bill 30 today, March 1.

Please click here to link to the legislative webpage. Then click on Bills in 2014 and scroll down to Bill 30. We have also copied and pasted the Bill below the video if you would like to view it here. Bill 30 BILL NO. 30 (as introduced) 1st Session, 62nd General Assembly Nova Scotia 63 […]

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Rally for Parity at Northwood Homecare Inc. – tomorrow, Wed. Feb. 18 from 1 – 1:30pm

MEDIA ADVISORY For Immediate Release: Date: February 18, 2014 Rally at Northwood Homecare Inc. Halifax – Members of NSGEU Local 34, home support workers at Northwood will be holding a rally for parity outside Northwood Homecare Inc. head office in Burnside tomorrow, Wed. Feb. 19 at 1pm. Home support workers at Northwood will be legally […]

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