The Equity Unit provides advice, research and support in the following key areas:
- For provincial and regional committees and caucuses on issues related to women, people with disabilities, workers of colour, Aboriginal workers, lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender/transsexual, intersex, asexual, queer, questioning and two spirited (LGBTTIAQQ2S) workers, francophones and young workers.
- In collaboration with OPSEU’s Equity Committees and Caucuses and the Member Education Unit, the Equity Unit also plans equity-themed conferences over the course of the calendar year.
- To members in relation to member to member harassment and discrimination complaints.
- To members and staff in relation to human rights and equity issues at the local level.
Work: 416.443.8888 Ext 3352
Cell: 1.800.268.7376 Ext 3352
Human Rights Officers
Work: 416.443.8888 EXT. 3391
Matthew Da Silva
Work: 416.443.8888 Ext. 3390
Work: 416.443.8888 EXT. 3394