Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE)

Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE)

March 13, 2012 07:47 ET

CUPE reaches deals with two Cape Breton home support agencies

SYDNEY, NOVA SCOTIA--(Marketwire - March 13, 2012) - CUPE has reached tentative agreements with two home support agencies in Cape Breton.

CUPE National Representative Kathy MacLeod says, "Local 3986 represents 120 employees at New Waterford Home Support, and Local 4354 represents 35 employees at Victoria County Home Support.

"All of these home support workers are in one job classification – Continuing Care Assistants, or CCAs. Both groups will be holding ratification meetings in the next couple of weeks. No details will be released until the employees have had a chance to vote on the offers," says MacLeod.

Contact Information

  • Kathy MacLeod
    CUPE National Representative
    (902) 539-4933 (o)

    John McCracken
    CUPE Atlantic Communications Representative
    (902) 455-4180 (o)