Federal Superannuates National Association (FSNA)

Federal Superannuates National Association (FSNA)

November 13, 2013 15:27 ET

Media Advisory: National Association of Federal Retirees

GATINEAU, QUÉBEC--(Marketwired - Nov. 13, 2013) -

What: News conference
When: Friday, November 15th, 2013 9:00 am EST
Where: La Cabane en bois rond
331 Cité-des-jeunes Boulevard
Gatineau, Quebec
J8Y 6T3
Who: Mr. Gérald Denis, National Director, National Association of Federal Retirees
Ms. Françoise Boivin, Member of Parliament (Gatineau)
Ms. Mylène Freeman, Member of Parliament (Argenteuil-Mirabel-Papineau)
Mr. Mathieu Ravignat, Member of Parliament (Pontiac)
Ms. Nycole Turmel, Member of Parliament (Hull-Aylmer)
Details: Up to 150 members of the National Association of Federal Retirees (FSNA) will meet with their members of Parliament on November 15th, 2013 to discuss their fears over recent reports that the Treasury Board is considering significant, non-negotiable changes to the Public Service Health Care Plan (PSHCP) that would effectively double retirees' health insurance costs.
FSNA and the Members of Parliament will hold a joint media conference to discuss the issue prior to the meeting.
FSNA is the largest national advocacy organization representing over 186,000 active and retired members of the federal public sector. Our members include federal public servants, veterans of the Canadian Forces and the RCMP and federally-appointed judges, as well as their partners and survivors. FSNA is a not-for-profit association with 83 branches across Canada that is focused on elevating retirement income and health care security for all Canadians. Even in retirement, Canada's public servants and veterans are proud to continue to serve Canadians.

Contact Information

  • Sayward Montague
    Acting Director of Communications
    613-745-2559, extension 238