OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas has sent the letter below to all OPSEU members in the OPSEU Pension Trust pension plan.
Ontario Shores Centre For Mental Health Sciences - RNs
The Durham Labour Council has honoured OPSEU’s campaign for workplace safety at Ontario Shores Centre for Mental Health Sciences with two awards.
Local 331 President Yvonne Lewis has won the Council’s health and safety award for her tireless advocacy on behalf of staff at the Centre.
WHITBY -- Norma Gunn has been the victim of 16 assaults at Ontario Shores Centre for Mental Health Sciences. An award-winning nurse, she is now struggling to recover from the last, which has left her with both physical injuries and post-traumatic stress disorder.
Ontario Shores Centre for Mental Health Services (former Whitby Mental Health) is the latest provincial hospital to make significant cuts to service in order to meet the government’s legislative requirement to balance its budget.