The 2020 CCU/CSC Bursary application for the John St-Amand Bursary and Madeleine Parent Bursary is now available online. These bursaries of $1,000 are for dependent children of members of unions belonging to the CCU/CSC pursuing post-secondary education. Please share this information and the application form with your members.
On August 5, President Kelly Johnson wrote a letter to Prime Minister Trudeau regarding the poor standard for paid sick leave in Canada and the need to extend paid sick leave for all workers. As Johnson stated, the promise to urge provinces to enact legislation providing 10 paid sick days each year for all employees is a good start, but far more needs to be done to fight COVID-19 and protect workers. Check out the letter online by following the link above. We encourage you to send the same or a similar letter to your premier from your local.
Check out our new COVID-19 Resources webpage! We created this page to fight misinformation, acknowledge the scientific and medical research, and help educate and protect CCU members, working people, and all Canadians from this deadly illness. Feel free to share this link with your members too.
Sign and share the online petition for Public Universal Long-Term Care.