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Nova Scotia

March 27, 2015 - 10:40pm •
  Please join us and meet with members of the Public Service Alliance of Canada Human Rights Committee.  See poster attached for more information.
March 16, 2015 - 5:18pm •
Members of UVAE Local 80004 and management participated in the JLP workshop: Mental Health in the Workplace on Feb 4th, 2015. The workshop was held at the Atlantic Regional PSAC office and was a great success as indicted by all who participated.    The following is a synopsis of this important workshop:   Workshop Objectives
March 6, 2015 - 8:54pm •
Need a bit more time to fill out your 2015 PSAC Atlantic School application? We’re extending the deadline to Friday, April 3, 2015. And remember! If you haven’t taken the Talking Union Basics course, but have some equivalent community or union experience, you are eligible to apply. Built around the theme Building our Union. Building our Power, the school will take place from May 27-31, 2015, in Antigonish, Nova Scotia. All costs related to attending are covered.
February 18, 2015 - 11:24pm •
A version of the Fighting for our Lives: Bill C-4 and Health & Safety course is now available online until May 4, 2015.  Please see the attached memo regarding course details. Members can access the course via the following link:  http://psacunion.ca/online-learning  
February 2, 2015 - 9:31am •
“We must remember that people of African descent are among those most affected by racism. Too often, they face denial of basic rights such as access to quality health services and education." United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon
January 28, 2015 - 8:49am •
Veterans deserve respect – and in-person services By Carl Gannon Vince Rigby is frustrated. The former peacekeeper and Cape Breton resident recently told the Cape Breton Post, "I haven't got a counsellor any more so I have no idea what treatments are out there available to me.” 
January 20, 2015 - 10:15am •
New Brunswick Fredericton: Members of STUSAU 60701 held a strike alert information picket during the morning.
December 22, 2014 - 4:15pm •
The 2015 PSAC Education Program (please note that the education schedule has been modified)  for the Nova Scotia  region is posted. Attached is the schedule for more information of the courses that are being offered for the period of January to June, 2015. 
December 19, 2014 - 12:42pm •
New BrunswickBathurst: Members of CEIU 60254, CEIU 60269 and UTE 60006 held a demo for 19 minutes during their lunch break with the president of the New Brunswick Federation of Labour.Prince Edward Island-
December 15, 2014 - 3:55pm •
We have had many inquiries from PSAC members about Viola Desmond Day in Nova Scotia, which is coming up on February 16th, 2015.The third Monday in February is now a provincial holiday in Nova Scotia, similar to Family day in British-Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan and Ontario. Prince Edward Islanders also have a provincial holiday in February called Islander Day – Manitobans, likewise, have Louis Riel Day.

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Nova Scotia Contact

Halifax Regional Office
8:30am - 4:30pm
Park West Centre
287 Lacewood Drive, Suite 301
Halifax, NS B3M 3Y7
Telephone: (902) 443-3541
Toll Free: 1 800 839-6661
Fax: (902) 443-8291

Gaby Levesque
Regional Coordinator
levesqg@psac-afpc.com
(cell) 902-483-4898

Janice Grant
Regional Representative
grantj@psac-afpc.com

Debbie McLaughlin
Regional Representative
mclaugd@psac-afpc.com 

Mark Rogers
Regional Representative
rogersm@psac-afpc.com

Nancy MacLean
Representative/Health & Safety
maclean@psac-afpc.com

Dave Shaw
Organizer — Atlantic
shawd@psac-afpc.com

Doug Hill
Grievance & Adjudication Officer
hilldoug@psac-afpc.com

Larry Gagnon
Negotiator — Atlantic
gagnonl@psac-afpc.com

Lesley Thompson
Atlantic Regional Education Officer
thompsonl@psac-afpc.com

Susan Payne
Administrative Assistant
paynes@psac-afpc.com

Rowena Baker
Administrative Services
bakerr@psac-afpc.com

Jacqueline Robichaud
Administrative Services
robichj@psac-afpc.com

Upcoming Nova Scotia Events

PSAC Human Rights Committee Meeting April 7, 2015 • Halifax
Duty to Accommodate April 11, 2015 • Halifax
Grievance Handling April 18, 2015 • Halifax
Grievance Handling (Sydney) May 23, 2015 • Sydney