SEIU Local 1

SEIU Local 1

April 24, 2009 09:00 ET

RETRANSMISSION-LOCATION CHANGE: SEIU Local 1-Media Advisory: SEIU Home Care Workers Protest Firing of Home Care Workers

NORTH YORK, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - April 24, 2009) - Home care workers from across Ontario will move their scheduled rally from Minister of Health, David Caplan's office to the headquarters of Toronto's Community Care Access Corporation.

Last night, Red Cross and the government-run Community Care Access Centre announced their plan to fire home care workers in the Toronto area in retaliation for their decision to take strike action.

Representatives from SEIU Local 1 Canada and home care workers will be available for interviews.

Media Availability: 9:30 to 11:00

Location: 250 Dundas St W (at University)

Contact: Elliott Anderson 647-237-7348

For further information on this event, please visit the following link:

Contact Information

  • SEIU
    Cathy Carroll
    Secretary Treasurer
    (416) 529-1488