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March 22, 2019

Ottawa – A strong message was delivered Friday to the doorstep of Children, Community and Social Services Minister Lisa MacLeod: the Ford government must reverse course on its destructive program cuts.

March 21, 2019

Toronto – OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas says Minister of Children, Community and Social Services Lisa MacLeod’s attempts to undo the harm she is causing the families of children with autism is only delaying the inevitable.

July 13, 2017

Toronto families of children with developmental or physical disabilities are waiting up to nine weeks to be reimbursed for respite care, day camps, life skills programs and other extraordinary expenses due to a backlog at the

June 15, 2017

The provincial government has signed another quick deal giving thousands of civil servants a 7.5-per-cent raise over four years, prompting accusations the Liberals are buying labour peace for next June’s election.

May 27, 2017

The two-step election process to elect the 2017 OPS bargaining teams began on Saturday, May 27.

Ministry Employee Relations Committee (MERC)

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Ministry of Children Community and Social Services Health & Safety E.R.C. Minutes
The Crown Employees Collective Bargaining Act (CECBA) states that the employer and the union must have an essential and emergency services (EES) agreement in place before an employee may s
The content of the "EESA and Survey Guide" document is below:
Including Policy on Lateral Transfers


SAMS Campaign


Saturday, May 27, 2017 (All day)
Tuesday, March 21, 2017 - 3:00pm