Resolving the CLC dispute

On January 17, 2018, the largest private-sector union in Canada, Unifor, announced that it was disaffiliating from the Canadian Labour Congress.
Since then, OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas has been attempting to help resolve the dispute that led to the disaffiliation and bring the two sides back together as a united house of labour.

Workers at Community Living Campbellford/Brighton need your help to end the strike

Staff at Community Living Campbellford/Brighton (CLCB) do vital work for the communities of Campbellford, Brighton, and the surrounding area. We support 140 individuals with intellectual disabilities, and we love our jobs.

But our employer refuses to acknowledge the value of our work, and is trying to force us into taking a deal that endangers us and the people we support.

Now we’re on strike, and we need your help.

How you can support workers at CLCB: