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Nova Scotia

November 16, 2013 - 12:53pm •
The latest budget implementation act (Bill C-4) now being debated by Parliament will drastically change and reduce health & safety protections for workers in federal jurisdiction. The proposed changes to the Canada Labour Code put workers’ lives at risk.
November 12, 2013 - 12:32pm •
The FB Bargaining Team has reached a tentative agreement with Treasury Board.  Find highlights and more information here. Find a ratification and strike vote meeting in your area below.
November 8, 2013 - 12:18am •
SYDNEY, NS - Veterans in Sydney and across the country are mobilizing to stop the closure of the nine Veterans Affairs offices they rely on for face-to-face services. Supporting them in Sydney is a chorus of community members, local organizations, Veterans Affairs workers, unions, and every level of local government, all of whom will be out in force this Saturday at the Veterans March of Concern.
November 7, 2013 - 11:38am •
OTTAWA, ON - Veterans and the workers who serve them say Minister Fantino needs to hear what they have to say before going ahead with closures of Veterans Affairs offices in their communities.
November 5, 2013 - 3:39pm •
On October 19th and 20th, 2013 PSAC members representing 8 Locals completed the "Teaching Union Basics" course in Halifax.  This course is the first introduction to the PSAC for most members and continues to be the foundation for more advanced union education.  Keep checking http://psacatlantic.ca/our-organization/education-program in order to find out when the next courses are taking place near you!
November 5, 2013 - 11:24am •
On October 3rd, 2013 residents of Sydney attended a town hall meeting at Branch 12 of the Royal Canadian Legion that was organized by the Public Service Alliance of Canada.  The Federal Government plans to close the Sydney, NS, Veterans Affairs office which will have a widespread negative effect on over 4200 veterans who rely on their services. 
October 25, 2013 - 3:57pm •
We are very pleased to have special guest speaker Stéphane Grenier who is a former member of the Canadian Military.  Having served over 29 years, he faced his own undiagnosed post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) upon his return from Rwanda.  He will account his personal journey to recovery and how he dealt with mental health issues.
October 25, 2013 - 3:12pm •
Registration for the H&S Conference starts on Friday November  1, 2013 at 5:00 p.m.  The theme for the conference is :  "Mental Health at Work- We are All Affected"
October 10, 2013 - 1:20pm •
Conservative MPs want to weaken unions.They want to pass a law that will open up our collective agreements.They want to take out our union security clauses.
October 4, 2013 - 11:32am •
The Office of the Worker Counsellor is pleased to announce their 2013 fall workshop schedule. See poster for more information.


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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

Debbie McLaughlin
A/Regional Coordinator

Mary MacNeil
Regional Representative

Janice Grant
Regional Representative

Mark Rogers
Regional Representative

Nancy MacLean
Representative/Health & Safety

Dave Shaw
Organizer — Atlantic

Doug Hill
Grievance & Adjudication Officer

Larry Gagnon
Negotiator — Atlantic

Atlantic Regional Education Officer

Susan Payne
Administrative Assistant

Rowena Baker

Luc Richard

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