Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE)

Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE)

November 19, 2009 18:43 ET

Media Advisory: Children's Aid Staff to Hold Blue Ribbon Day Re Crisis in Children's Services

BURLINGTON, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Nov. 19, 2009) - Front line children's aid staff, members of CUPE Local 2501 will wear blue ribbons at work on Friday, November 20, National Child Day, and spend their lunch break handing out ribbons and message bookmarks to lunch hour passers-by at City Hall, all in warning of a "growing crisis" in children's services in Halton and across Ontario due to the lack of provincial funding.



Who: Staff from Halton Children's Aid Society, members of
CUPE Local 2501

Date: Friday, November 20. 2009

Time: 12:30pm

Location: Burlington City Hall, 476 Brant Street, (outside).


Contact Information

  • CUPE Local 2501
    Vicki O'Sullivan
    President
    905-802-6697
    or
    CUPE
    Kathy Johnson
    Social Services Sector Coordinator
    416-272-6698
    or
    CUPE
    Chris Watson
    Communications
    416-553-9410