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Newfoundland and Labrador

May 8, 2018 - 9:13am •
As a PSAC member, you and your dependant(s) can apply for various scholarships. We did our best to sum up all the different possibilities below: -PSAC Scholarship Program; -Canadian Labour Congress;
May 4, 2018 - 2:37pm •
On behalf of the Atlantic Regional Council and the Council’s Education Committee, I’m thrilled to announce that we are now accepting applications for the much anticipated 2018 PSAC Atlantic School! The Atlantic School brings together union activists from the four Atlantic Provinces with a foundation in union education to advance their skills in the company of the region’s most activated members.  The school’s in-residence program is tailored to deliver advanced courses in both official languages, while immersing participants in union culture.   
April 27, 2018 - 1:08pm •
PSAC’s Atlantic Region is in the process of developing a plan that will shape our Education Program for the next three years, and we would love your help.  We are conducting a short online survey open to all PSAC members, whether or not you have taken a PSAC training course.  The survey takes only 10 minutes and will help ensure that our members receive the courses you require in the format that best fits your needs.  Anyone who takes the survey will be entered into a draw to win a Union Gift Pack full of locally made goods and essentials for being a union activist.
April 24, 2018 - 12:15pm •
Sisters and Brothers,   On April 28, the National Day of Mourning, we remember all those who have been killed or injured on the job.  In addition, this year we are focusing on harassment and violence in the workplace. Many area councils have already made arrangements to lay a wreath at their community event on behalf of our union. I encourage you all to attend an event near you.  There are various events organized in New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island, Nova Scotia and Newfoundland and Labrador. (See event listing below.)
April 24, 2018 - 8:50am •
Sisters and Brothers, This year, we encourage our members to participate in the events being organized around NPSW. We want our members to be recognized for the important work that they do for Canadians. Activities during National Public Service week are one small form of recognition. Of course, we also want our members' work recognized with correct and on time pay; better benefits and safe and decent working conditions.
April 19, 2018 - 5:03pm •
The PSAC education team is preparing to revise the Talking Union Basics (TUB) course.  This course is often the first point of entry into PSAC union education.  If you are a graduate of this course, we would ask that you complete the following survey, which should take about 15 minutes. The information gathered will provide guidance for the revision of TUB.  Here is the survey.
April 18, 2018 - 10:40am •
April 29 Prior to the Convention officially opening, the regions held their regional caucuses.  Colleen Coffey, Regional Executive Vice-President (REVP) for the Atlantic Region chaired the Caucus and introduced members of the Atlantic Regional Council in attendance.
April 17, 2018 - 7:24am •
Sisters and Brothers, This week is National Volunteer Week and I wanted to take a brief moment to recognize and thank all of you who dedicate your time for our union.  Our members give so much without expecting anything in return.  We work together to improve working conditions for all workers in society and we take on causes that our near and dear to our hearts.  We obtain many victories and accomplishments because of the work we do together. Thank you for dedicating so much of your time and efforts to our union. In solidarity,
April 6, 2018 - 1:02pm •
Thank you to all FB members who have embarked on e-vote process and cast their vote.  This information is intended for all FB members who have not participated in the tentative agreement vote process to date.    It's a simple two step process for Members in Good Standing!    • Find a webinar/meeting on a regional website; register and listen to a 20 minute presentation on your tentative agreement. You have the option to stay on the session for the Q&A session after the presentation or;   
April 3, 2018 - 7:40am •
Young workers across Canada are turning controversy into opportunity by donating free Loblaw gift cards to charity. Loblaw recently admitted to fixing the price of bread at stores across the country for more than a decade, and the company announced it would offer $25 gift cards to all customers as an apology. PSAC’s Regional Young Worker Committees are shifting the price-fixing scandal into a way to help Canadians in need.

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Newfoundland and Labrador Contact

St. John's Regional Office 
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
33 Pippy Place, Suite 105
St. John's, NL  A1B 3X2
Phone: (709) 726-6453
Fax: (709) 726-1821
Toll free: 1-888-904-4357

Sean Glavine
Regional Representative
 
Corina Harding
Regional Representative
hardinc@psac-afpc.com
 
Mark Power
A/Regional Representative
 
Melissa Hyde
Administrative Assistant
hydem@psac-afpc.com

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2018 PSAC Atlantic School October 17, 2018 • Dartmouth