Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE)

Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE)

January 28, 2014 14:51 ET

Media Advisory: In honour of Developmental Service Worker Appreciation Day, Grant Crack MPP joins frontline support workers on the job

ALEXANDRIA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Jan. 28, 2014) - On Wednesday, January 29, frontline workers in developmental services will host a visit to their workplace by Grant Crack, MPP for Glengarry-Prescott-Russell. The direct support workers are members of Local 3390 of the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE).

Grant Crack MPP makes the visit in recognition of Developmental Services Worker Appreciation Day in Glengarry.

WHO: Grant Crack, MPP for Glengarry-Prescott-Russell
Connie Hurtubise, President, CUPE Local 3390
Danielle Duranceau, Executive Director, Community Living Glengarry
WHAT: Developmental Service Worker Appreciation Day
WHEN: Wednesday, January 29, 2014
8:30 am to 10:00 am
WHERE: Community Living Glengarry
332 MacDonald Blvd
Alexandria, Ontario

CUPE marks Developmental Service Worker Appreciation Day each year to highlight the vital supports and services that direct support workers provide to people with developmental disabilities in the community.

CUPE represents 8,000 direct support workers in developmental services in Ontario.

Contact Information

  • Connie Hurtubise
    President,
    CUPE Local 3390
    613-577-4054

    Mary Unan
    CUPE Communications
    416-206-5609