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Waypoint: Stay Safe Be Safe

Stay safe, be safe

If mental health workers aren’t safe in their workplaces neither are their patients. We need your help to support a safe environment for workers and patients.

News

May 18, 2016
Brockville - The Ontario Public Service Employees Union is calling on the Ministry of Labour to immediately implement measures to minimize the risk of violence to workers in health care facilities.
May 13, 2016
Penetanguishene – Three workers have been injured in a violent incident at Waypoint Centre for Mental Health Care.  The workers were attacked by a patient in an area of the building that houses peo
April 15, 2016
Penetanguishene – The union local at Waypoint Centre for Mental Health is outraged over a series of Ministry of Labour (MoL) orders issued yesterday in the wake of a violent attack that injured fou
April 13, 2016
Staff at Waypoint Centre for Mental Health Care are sounding alarm bells about safety, saying they regularly face danger in their jobs and management has not done much to help.
April 12, 2016
Charges have been laid following an assault at Waypoint Mental Health Centre in Penetanguishene last week.

Media

Through the shadows : Dangerous and unpredictable

Through the shadows : Dangerous and unpredictable

Radio ad: Caregivers at Waypoint need self-defence training

Through the shadows: Everyone needs to be safe

Through the shadows: Everyone needs to be safe

Radio ad: Working alone at Waypoint: maximum insecurity

Through the shadows: No one is safe

Through the shadows: No one is safe

Radio ad: Waypoint needs walk-through metal detectors on all wards

Through the shadows: Mental health workers and mental health

Through the shadows: Mental health workers and mental health

Radio ad: Waypoint needs security personnel on wards

Through the shadows

Through the shadows

Radio ad: Safer building, safer workplace

Peter Sheehan interview

More injuries at Waypoint