Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE)

Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE)

January 27, 2010 08:00 ET

CUPE Media Advisory: Survey of Care Workers Shows Need for Long Term Care Spaces

EDMONTON, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Jan. 27, 2010) - The Alberta Division of the Canadian Union of Public Employees will hold a news conference today to release the results of a survey of staff at long term care and assisted living facilities.

The survey will show that in the eyes of the staff who work on the front lines of these facilities, conditions continue to be poor for most residents, in particular residents of assisted living who need more care than their facilities provide.

Date: Wednesday, January 27th

Time: 10:00 am

Place: Holiday Inn Express, 10010 104th Street, Edmonton

Contact Information

  • CUPE
    Lou Arab
    Communications Representative
    (780) 271-2722