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About opseulocal500

Union office Unit 1, B-2A, (Basement, room 2A), Queen Street West Site 1001 Queen Street West Toronto, ON M6J 1H4 Tel: 416 535-8501 x32330 Fax: 416-583-1254 Email: OPSEU.Local500@camh.ca

Voices United: A newsletter on the mandatory vaccination policy

Dear Sisters, Brothers and Members of OPSEU Local 500, On Monday, August 30th 2021, the employer emailed all CAMH staff the Mandatory Vaccination Policy it will be enforcing beginning on September 7th, 2021.  If you have not yet had the … Continue reading

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Voices United: A Newsletter from OPSEU Local 500

August 2021 Happy Labour Day! Dear Sisters and Brothers of OPSEU Local 500, On September 6th, 2021 Canadians will celebrate Labour Day. I have heard it said many times at Labour events that ‘workers are in the fight of their … Continue reading

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Voices United: A Newsletter from OPSEU Local 500 – July 2021

Indigenous Lives Matter OPSEU Local 500 stands in solidarity with Indigenous nations, who are once again mourning the loss of lives of hundreds of children in unmarked graves. The Truth and Reconciliation Commission presented reports of the graves back in … Continue reading

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A Newsletter from OPSEU Local 500 – June 2021

A Newsletter from OPSEU Local 500June 2021 In March of 2020, the world was engulfed in by the Covid-19 Pandemic on a scale not seen since the Influenza Pandemic of 1918-1919. From the day the Pandemic was declared all members … Continue reading

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Region 5 New Member/Steward Orientation

DATES: Option #1 will run two consecutive 3 hour evenings Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2021 and Wednesday Sept. 15, 2021 6:00 pm – 9:15 pm Option #2 will run one day Saturday September 18, 2021 9:30 am – 4:30 pm ANY … Continue reading

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Reminder: deadline to register is July 9 – OPSEU/SEFPO Young Workers Conference Online

Conference Call Out Dear Young Workers: The Provincial Young Workers Committee (PYC) invites you to submit your application for the 2021 Young Workers Conference! It will take place virtually on August 14, 2021. In addition to welcoming previous conference participants, … Continue reading

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Register by July 9: OPSEU/SEFPO Young Workers Conference Online

Reminder: deadline to register is July 9, 2021 Conference Call Out Dear Young Workers: The Provincial Young Workers Committee (PYC) invites you to submit your application for the 2021 Young Workers Conference! It will take place virtually on August 14, … Continue reading

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Rising Above the Storm: Creating the Future We Want

Sign up for the Indigenous & Workers of Colour Conference 2021, hosted by the Toronto & York Region Labour Council, Saturday, June 12, 2021 9:45 am to 12:40 pm. This year’s conference will be held virtually over Zoom and will … Continue reading

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Extension of Changes to Payment and Coding for COVID-19

We will be extending the changes made to our payment and coding for COVID-19 in alignment with, and to enhance, the Ontario COVID-19 Worker Income Protection Benefit, which covers three paid days for casual and part-time workers who are ill, … Continue reading

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Nurses Week 2021 Guest Speakers Events/ La Semaine nationale des soins infirmiers 2021: conférenciers invités

Dear OPSEU/SEFPO RPNs and Healthcare workers, As part of OPSEU/SEFPO’s RPN Divisional Council’s commemoration of Nurses Week 2021, we would like to invite all health care members to two special presentations being offered during the week. On Tuesday, May 11th … Continue reading

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