Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE)

Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE)

November 19, 2009 18:59 ET

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

BRANTFORD, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Nov. 19, 2009) - Local children's aid staff, members of CUPE 181-2, will wear blue ribbons at work on Friday November 20, National Child Day and will spend their lunch hour handing out ribbons and message bookmarks outside Tim Horton's and Zehrs in warning of a "growing crisis" in children's services in Brantford and across the province due to inadequate support from the provincial government.

Who:Brant Children's Aid staff members, members of CUPE Local 181-2
 
Date:Friday, November 20. 2009
 
Time:12:00-1:00pm
 
Location:Tim Hortons 226 West Street & Zehrs 410 Fairview Drive

Contact Information

  • CUPE Local 181-2
    Jennifer Kirby
    519-718-8604
    or
    CUPE
    Kathy Johnson
    Social Services Sector Coordinator
    416-272-6698
    or
    CUPE Communications
    Chris Watson
    416-553-9410