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MARCH 1, 2021

Community Social Services Awareness Month: Honouring our members’ commitment

BURNABY—March is Community Social Services (CSS) Awareness Month. As the world marks the one-year anniversary of the COVID-19 pandemic, CUPE...

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FEBRUARY 23, 2021

K-12 Bulletin 55 - COVID-19 variants in K-12

As of February 21, the U.K. variant of COVID-19 has been identified in exposure events in five schools in Surrey...

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FEBRUARY 22, 2021

Health care presidents approve action plan, begin preparation for bargaining

BURNABY—In its first virtual meeting of the year, CUPE’s Health Care Presidents Council (HCPC) today reviewed its action plan in...

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FEBRUARY 18, 2021

K-12 Bulletin #54 - Wear pink on February 24

On Wednesday, Feb. 24th, we wear pink to show that every student deserves to feel safe at school.

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FEBRUARY 16, 2021

K-12 Bulletin #53 - Progress on standardization of EA credentialling

We’re making exciting progress on standardization of credentialling for education assistants across the province!

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FEBRUARY 9, 2021

CUPE 401 member supports community in times of emergency

PORT HARDY—When the District of Port Hardy decided to incorporate Emergency Support Services (ESS) into Susan Bjarnason’s day-to-day job, they...

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FEBRUARY 4, 2021

K-12 Bulletin #52 - Revised K-12 COVID-19 guidelines released

The Ministry of Education, in a collaborative process with provincial health officials, WorkSafeBC, CUPE and B.C.’s education partners and rightsholders,...

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FEBRUARY 4, 2021

CUPE BC President Paul Faoro announces he will not seek re-election at May convention

BURNABY-CUPE BC President Paul Faoro sent the following message to CUPE Local Presidents across B.C. after announcing to the union’s...

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FEBRUARY 1, 2021

Celebrate Black History Month

Black History Month recognizes the important contribution of Black Canadians, the diversity of the Black community, and its importance to...