27 April 2022

Cornwall city workers call on municipal government to incorporate stronger public services in “healthy communities” vision

CORNWALL, ON —/COMMUNITYWIRE/— City of Cornwall workers are calling on the municipality to […]
22 April 2022

Dance school shuttered, kids lose out

FORT MCMURRAY, AB —/COMMUNITYWIRE/— The union representing employees at the MacDonald Island Dance […]
20 April 2022

Who will staff new Vaughan long-term care beds?

VAUGHAN, ON –/COMMUNITYWIRE/– A severe, provincewide staffing shortage will prevent many of the […]
13 April 2022

MEDIA ADVISORY: CUPE calls out North Bay hospital for low morale, cutting positions, huge overtime costs, record grievances, media conference Thursday

Event Information Begins: 14 April 2022 @ 1:00 PMLocation: North Bay, ON (virtual) […]
7 April 2022

“You are hurting children and families,” CUPE 1528 slams provincial government for funding cuts

SAULT STE. MARIE, ON—/COMMUNITYWIRE/—Last week, the workers delivering critical programs for children through […]
23 March 2022

Child care workers reach agreement with KDSB to continue vital services in Sioux Lookout

SIOUX LOOKOUT, ON —/COMMUNITYWIRE/— Families in Sioux Lookout can be assured that child […]
17 March 2022

MEDIA ADVISORY: “Health care heroes” rally Friday at MPP Ross Romano’s office in response to staffing crisis, wage cuts

Event Information Begins: 18 Mar 2022 @ 12:00 NoonLocation: Sault Ste. Marie, ON […]
16 February 2022

Parents, workers launch public campaign to demand that Sioux Lookout council “ensure the continuity of vital services for families”, following the announced closure of two children’s centres

SIOUX LOOKOUT, ON —/COMMUNITYWIRE/— Parents, workers, and community members are launching a public […]
15 February 2022

Chronic short staffing, COVID-19 outbreaks compromise vital services for adults with developmental disabilities in Brampton

BRAMPTON, ON —/COMMUNITYWIRE/— Developmental service workers in Brampton and Caledon call for adequate […]
4 February 2022

Workers at Ontario’s largest gender-based violence shelter, join CUPE

LONDON, ON –/COMMUNITYWIRE/– In an overwhelming vote yesterday, workers at Anova: A Future […]
27 January 2022

Paramedics call on Niagara EMS service to address staffing crisis as Code Zeroes increase during Omicron wave

TORONTO, ON –/COMMUNITYWIRE/– The staffing crisis in Niagara’s Emergency Medical Services has worsened […]
26 January 2022

“It’s long past time for historic investments”: CUPE Ontario calls for an unprecedented budget

TORONTO, ON –/COMMUNITYWIRE/– It’s time for the Ford Conservatives to commit to historic […]
26 January 2022

Central Ontario sees spending cuts of $4.7-billion, public sector workers lose $626-million: CUPE Ontario

TORONTO, ON –/COMMUNITYWIRE/– It’s time for the Ford Conservatives to commit to historic […]
12 January 2022

Waterloo emergency child care staff shortages largely preventable, reports CUPE

WATERLOO, ON —/COMMUNITYWIRE/— Waterloo Regional Council’s short-sighted decision to close five children’s centres, […]
22 December 2021

Giving beyond the hospital walls, St. Joe’s/CUPE hospital workers donate $14,000 to Hamilton community groups

HAMILTON, ON –/COMMUNITYWIRE/– Showing that their giving extends beyond the hospital walls and […]