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Ontario Public Service - Corrections

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November 2, 2018

Second day of mediation now completed

In our last edition of LockTalk, published in June, we spoke of our first day of mediation. Our second day of mediation took place on November 1.

September 25, 2018

The overcrowding and understaffing that OPSEU correctional members have been warning about for years led to the Sept.

August 13, 2018

The President of the Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU), Warren (Smokey) Thomas, is hailing correctional officers at Elgin-Middlesex Detention Centre (EMDC) for their swift response on finding seven inmates who had simultaneously overdosed on August 9.

June 21, 2018

Ontario’s Progressive Conservatives have put the public service on a hiring freeze and are halting all discretionary government spending until after the party takes office and can audit the province’s books.

June 18, 2018

Toronto – OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas is calling today’s announced government-wide hiring freeze by Doug Ford a ‘rookie mistake' that will ‘only harm the little guy.’

Thomas addresses media on corrections crisis ahead of budget

Ministry Employee Relations Committees (MERC) Team Listing

MERC Information including MERC Committee Members, MERC Chairs Meeting Minutes, Action Form, Divisional Minutes, and MERC Team Disclosures.

Bargaining

Friday, December 8, 2017 - 5:45pm
Friday, December 1, 2017 - 2:30pm
Friday, November 24, 2017 - 5:45pm

Information

The OPSEU Pension Liaison Committee invites you, or someone you know, to get involved with the OPSEU Pension Trust (OPTrust) by applying to be a union trustee.
Memorandum of Settlement for Ministry of Education
Ministry of Children Community & Social Services (MCYS)

Events

Thursday, April 14, 2016 - 12:00pm
Wednesday, January 6, 2016 - 9:00am to 11:30pm

Pensions and Benefits

November 16, 2016
For a full comparison of the differences between the existing OPTrust benefit plan for retirees and the alternative plan negotiated between OPSEU and the Ontario government and announced today,
October 25, 2016
OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas has sent the letter below to all OPSEU members in the OPSEU Pension Trust pension plan.
September 30, 2016
The Pension Liaison Committee invites you or someone you know to get involved with the OPSEU Pension Trust (OPTrust) by applying to be a Trustee.

Services correctionnels en état de crise

Latest News, Events and Information on the Crisis in Corrections, including Strike Training information, etc. Read more...