Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE)

Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE)

April 24, 2012 11:12 ET

Media Advisory: Community Living Staff-Working to Inspire Possibilities

CUPE 4370 holds meeting to update community members and allies on negotiations

SARNIA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - April 24, 2012) - Community Living Sarnia-Lambton employees, members of Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) Local 4370, will be holding a meeting on Wednesday, May 2 to update parents, community members and allies on negotiations.

"As a last attempt at reaching an agreement, we have mediation scheduled for May 15 and 16. We want those who use the service or who may be affected by a labour dispute to know the union's position and what issues are on the table," said Brian Humphrey, CUPE National Representative. "We also want families to understand how detrimental a labour dispute would be to the individuals we support should services be disrupted," concluded Humphrey.

WHO? CUPE 4370 members, Community Living Sarnia-Lambton employees, invite all parents, community members/leaders and allies to join them.
WHAT? CUPE 4370 Bargaining Information Meeting
WHEN? Wednesday, May 2 @ 7 p.m.
WHERE? Best Western - 1400 Venetian Boulevard, Sarnia, ON
WHY? Update those in attendance on negotiations, address questions and answers and raise awareness on the negative impact on services if issues are not resolved.

Community Living Sarnia-Lambton is an important non-profit charitable organization that provides community-based opportunities to people with developmental disabilities. These front line workers provide quality services and supports for individuals and they deserve a fair contract.

Contact Information

  • CUPE Local 4370
    Brian Biggers
    (519) 333-7109

    CUPE National Representative
    Brian Humphrey
    (519) 433-1753

    CUPE Communications
    Marjorie Savoie
    (613) 864-9924