Media Advisory: Put Care First - Info Picket

For Immediate Release - November 6, 2019

Moose Jaw – SEIU-West members and their supporters will be sharing information with the public at Moose Jaw City Hall on November 7, 2019.

“We are continuing our outreach to the communities of Saskatchewan because our work directly impacts the health care services people access every day,” said Neil Colmin, Vice-President of SEIU-West. “We believe that the time is now for the public to join our calls for the Government of Saskatchewan to invest in public health care and to end understaffing. It is our goal to ensure safe care environments; collectively we can find solutions to overcome current retention and recruitment issues.”

Who: SEIU-West Health Care Providers, their families, and supporters
Neil Colmin, Vice-President, SEIU-West
What: Put Care First: Info Picket
Date: Thursday, November 7, 2019
Time: 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm
Location: Moose Jaw City Hall
228 Main St N, Moose Jaw, SK S6H 3J8

SEIU-West represents over 13,000 people across Saskatchewan. They include people who work in health care, education, municipalities, community-based organizations, retirement homes and other sectors. They are joined by one colour – purple – and one union – SEIU-West. Purple works in our communities! Visit PurpleWorks.ca to find out more about SEIU-West members.

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For more information, contact:
Christine Miller, Communications Coordinator
Phone: 306-652-1011 ext. 8733

Click to download the printable PDF file of this SEIU-West Media Advisory.

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