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Nova Scotia

June 14, 2018 - 9:56am •
Check out PSAC Atlantic’s Nova Scotia Education schedule for the Fall of 2018. Find basic and advanced education opportunities near you and register for a course today! 
June 14, 2018 - 8:23am •
We hope to see many PSAC members at various pride parades in the Atlantic Region this summer. See below a list of dates for the parades. Feel free to contact our director for LGBTQ2+ members, Wayne Kelley, to advise of your participation or for any other query. Nova Scotia Amherst - June 16 Truro - July 14 Halifax - July 21 Sydney - August 4 Yarmouth - September 15 Newfoundland and Labrador St. John's - July 15
June 13, 2018 - 8:20am •
Organized during National Public Service Week 2018 to put a face on public service workers that deliver quality public services to Canadians.      
June 11, 2018 - 7:42am •
National Public Service Week (NPSW) was created in 1992 to recognize the value of the services rendered by federal public service employees and to acknowledge the contribution of federal public service employees to the federal administration.  While public service workers are still not getting paid correctly, they still show up to work every day to deliver quality public services to Canadians. How will this government recognize its workers during the week of June 10-16 when it can’t even pay them correctly?
May 16, 2018 - 1:00pm •
As your Director for LGBTQ2+ members on the PSAC Atlantic Regional Council, I will soon be joining many PSAC members and allies across Canada and people around the world to recognize the International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia. I would like to take this time to celebrate our diversity and bring attention to LGBTQ2+ rights as human rights.
May 8, 2018 - 11:38am •
The Union of Taxation Employees Local 80004 is comprised of just over 100 members.  This Local is located in Sydney, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia and are employed with the Canada Revenue Agency.  They work in the field of collections, compliance and audit. 
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.)

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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

Erin Sirett
Regional Coordinator
sirette@psac-afpc.com 
902.499.0484

Mary MacNeil
Regional Representative
macneim@psac-afpc.com

Janice Grant
Regional Representative
grantj@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
thompsl@psac-afpc.com

Susan Payne
Administrative Assistant
paynes@psac-afpc.com

Rowena Baker
Secretary
bakerr@psac-afpc.com

Luc Richard
Secretary
richarl@psac-afpc.com

Upcoming Events

NS - Halifax - Grievance Handling November 3, 2018 • Halifax
NS - Violence Prevention in the Workplace November 17, 2018 • Halifax
NS - Halifax - Regional Council Meeting November 17, 2018 • Halifax
NS - Local Officers Training November 24, 2018 • Halifax
NS - Talking Union Basics (NEW DATE) December 8, 2018 • Sydney