November 10, 2020

Laid-off workers rally for their jobs outside Durham long-term care home

TORONTO, ON —/COMMUNITYWIRE/— Buoyed by the presence of union leaders and community allies, long-term care workers participated in a car cavalcade […]
November 10, 2020

Ford government should revoke license of Durham employer laying off long-term care workers: CUPE

TORONTO, ON —/COMMUNITYWIRE/— How does a resident with dementia react when the person who has been helping them eat, shower […]
November 10, 2020

Concern mounts as five regionally-operated child care centres in the Region of Waterloo at risk of closure, says CUPE Ontario

WATERLOO, ON —/COMMUNITYWIRE/— Child care workers, advocates, parents, and caregivers anticipate that a recent external review, conducted by consulting firm […]
November 9, 2020

Government’s move towards lower classification of workers is not good for Long-Term Care residents: CUPE

TORONTO, ON —/COMMUNITYWIRE/— The Ontario government’s move towards hiring a lower classification of workers in long-term care will have consequences […]
November 9, 2020

A rally for their jobs: Durham long-term care workers to protest pandemic lay-offs

BOWMANVILLE, ON –/COMMUNITYWIRE/– Laid off long-term care workers and community allies will be holding a solidarity action in Bowmanville on […]
October 28, 2020

New Report Shines Light on Canadian Finance Industry, Presents Innovative Roadmap Toward Equity

Underrepresentation of Women, BIPOC and LGBTQ2S+ in Canada’s Finance Industry Being Addressed TORONTO–/COMMUNITYWIRE/–WCM, a not-for-profit with the mission of accelerating […]
October 20, 2020

Laid off long-term care workers to picket against employer’s quest to drive down working conditions

BOWMANVILLE, ON –/COMMUNITYWIRE/– Long-term care workers and community allies will be picketing in downtown Bowmanville on Wednesday afternoon as they […]
October 20, 2020

CUPE education workers’ generosity will help protect students in Lakehead schools

THUNDER BAY, ON –/COMMUNITYWIRE/– Education workers at Lakehead District School Board are showing their care and concern for students by […]
October 9, 2020

CFS Hamilton workers vote to join CUPE

HAMILTON, ON –/COMMUNITYWIRE/– Workers at Catholic Family Services (CFS) Hamilton today voted strongly in favour of joining the Canadian Union […]
October 2, 2020

Workers at Community Living Ontario join CUPE

TORONTO, ON –/COMMUNITYWIRE/– Workers at Community Living Ontario voted yesterday to join the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE). Community […]