Media Releases 2017

Outlook – Residents at Variety Place in Outlook, Saskatchewan were forced to relocate and programs have been shut down for participants as Direct Care Workers (DCWs) were locked out by their employer on May 21, 2017 at 3:45 pm.

“We, of course, are shocked that our employer would take this action,” said Carmela Verwimp, Unit Chair for Variety Place. “We have been trying to negotiate a fair collective agreement with our employer for four years now.”

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