11 January 2021

With COVID outbreaks in Hamilton surging, hospital unions urge Ford government to immediately vaccinate at local care homes

HAMILTON, ON –/COMMUNITYWIRE/– With a flurry of new COVID-19 outbreaks in Hamilton hospitals, […]
10 November 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 […]
10 November 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 […]
9 November 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 […]
9 November 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 […]
23 October 2020

Health care unions welcome Ontario Long-Term Care Commission’s recommendation to institute a four-hour care standard

TORONTO, ON –/COMMUNITYWIRE/– Ontario’s Long-Term COVID-19 Commission released an interim report today, calling […]
7 October 2020

CUPE Ontario takes part in province-wide Day of Action for Long-Term Care with a stop in Whitby

WHITBY, ON –/COMMUNITYWIRE/– With Ontario entering the 2nd wave, and long-term care under […]
7 October 2020

CUPE Ontario takes part in province-wide Day of Action for Long-Term Care with a stop in Hamilton

HAMILTON, ON –/COMMUNITYWIRE/– With Ontario entering the 2nd wave, and long-term care under […]
15 September 2020

Stripped of their rights, front-line workers hold political protest in Guelph/Fergus at MPP Ted Arnott’s office Wednesday

Guelph, ON, 15 September 2020 —/COMMUNITYWIRE/— Ontario front-line workers will hold a political […]
15 September 2020

“Restore Our Rights!”: Front-line workers to hold protest at MPP’s office in Milton

MILTON, ON, 15 September 2020 –/COMMUNITYWIRE/– Ontario front-line workers will hold political protests […]
14 September 2020

Stripped of their rights, front-line workers hold political protest in Milton at MPP Parm Gill’s office Thursday

Milton, ON, 15 September 2020 —/COMMUNITYWIRE/— Ontario front-line workers will hold a political […]
14 September 2020

“Restore Our Rights!”: Front-line workers to hold protest at MPP’s office in Fergus

FERGUS, ON, 14 September 2020 –/COMMUNITYWIRE/– Ontario front-line workers will hold political protests […]
10 September 2020

“Restore Our Rights!”: Front-line workers hold protest at MPP’s office in Stratford

STRATFORD, ON -/COMMUNITYWIRE/- Ontario front-line workers will hold political protests at MPP Randy […]
8 September 2020

Stripped of their rights, front-line workers hold political protest in Stratford at MPP Randy Pettapiece office Thursday

STRATFORD, ON —/COMMUNITYWIRE/— Ontario front-line workers will hold a political protest at MPP Randy Pettapiece’s office in Stratford on September 10 at 11:00 a.m. to demand that their basic legal workplace rights be restored.
8 September 2020

Stripped of their rights, front-line workers hold political protest in Ottawa at MPP Lisa MacLeod office Wednesday

OTTAWA, ON —/COMMUNITYWIRE/— Ontario front-line workers will hold a political protest at MPP Lisa MacLeod’s office in Ottawa on September 9 at 11:00 a.m. to demand that their basic legal workplace rights be restored.