February 20, 2014 12:17 ET
TECUMSEH, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Feb. 20, 2014) - On Friday, February 21, local frontline workers in developmental services will host a visit to their workplace by Percy Hatfield MPP. The direct support workers are members of Local 3137 of the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE).
Percy Hatfield, MPP for Windsor - Tecumseh, makes the visit in recognition of Developmental Services Worker Appreciation Day in Essex County.
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 throughout the community.
CUPE represents 8,000 direct support workers in developmental services in Ontario.
Srila PerinePresident, CUPE Local 3137519-971-3724Mary UnanCUPE Communications416-739-3999
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