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July 3, 2018

The president of the Canadian Children's Rights Council, Grant Wilson, says the rehabilitation of troubled youth is being put in jeopardy by the ongoing lockout at Arrell Youth Centre in Hamilton.

June 29, 2018

Toronto – The members of OPSEU Local 548 who work at the Toronto Bail Program have ratified a hard-won contract that includes wage increases, improved health coverage, and an important initial step in addressing the pay gap between workers doing similar work in different divisions.

June 25, 2018

Hamilton – During a marathon round of bargaining on June 24, the managers of the Arrell Youth Centre refused to end the nine-week lockout by offering employees decent health coverage, even though they’ve admitted it’s something they can afford to do.

June 15, 2018

Toronto – With just 10 days before a possible lockout, Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU) Local 548 members with the Ministry of the Attorney General’s bail program in Toronto have asked their bargaining team to return to the negotiations table to try to obtain a collective agreement

June 7, 2018

Hamilton – The Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU) will launch a radio campaign blitz in the Hamilton area this week to tell Banyan Community Services to return to the bargaining table with a fair deal for its 60 OPSEU-represented employees at Arrell Youth Centre.