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Health Care Administrative Professionals: You’re Invited to a Telephone Town Hall

WHAT: Telephone town hall meeting, Administrative Professionals WHEN: Tuesday, March 24th, 6 p.m. On Tuesday, March 24th, the NSGEU is holding an important telephone town hall meeting with all Administrative Professional members of Locals 23, 246, 89, 90 & 91 to discuss the agreement reached with the Premier on the creation of Health Councils under […]

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Information on Health Councils

NSGEU and three other unions (CUPE, Unifor and NSNU) who represent workers in the acute care sector in Nova Scotia reached an agreement on March 13 with the Government to form a Council of Unions for the purposes of negotiating collective agreements for healthcare workers. Those unions represent 24,500 healthcare workers in the province. For […]

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Cancelled due to weather – A Celebration of Porters Lake Provincial Park – Sunday, March 22, 2015 at noon

Cancelled due to expected weather: The Friends of Porters Lake Provincial Park are holding “A Celebration of Porters Lake Provincial Park” and we are encouraging all members to attend if you are able: Place: Porter’s Lake Community Centre Trunk 7, Porters Lake  Date: Sunday, March 22, 2015 Time: 12 – 1pm You may have heard […]

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Rally in Support of Whycocomagh Park Staff – Whycocomagh Fire Hall – Saturday, March 21, 11-1pm

You may have heard about the devastating cuts the provincial government has made to provincial park and visitor information centre staff with cuts to 58 seasonal positions across the province along with the closure of two Visitor Information Centres. They plan to replace staff with machines. NSGEU members and the public have been speaking up […]

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Office Closure

Dear members, Due to the severity of the storm we have experienced on Wednesday, March 18, I have made the decision to close the office until 12 noon on Thursday, March 19 out of concern for the safety of our staff and members. We will post an update on plans for reopening the office at […]

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MEDIA RELEASE: Clarification on Health Council Structure

Some media outlets have erroneously reported on a key aspect of the Health Council structure. The lead union for each of the four councils will not bring information back to each of the other participating unions for consideration. Rather, all unions representing workers in the respective sector (Nursing, Health Care, Administrative Professionals and Support Services) […]

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