CUPE Education Workshop Calendar

Want to find out what a CUPE steward does? Are you looking to learn more about the principles of good bylaws? Do you want to explore the world of health and safety? Want to know what duty of fair representation is? CUPE offers educational workshops on these and many other topics. For more information on what courses are available click here to find out.

Act today! Post-secondary scholarship contest deadline July 14

Workers Health and Safety Centre (WHSC) is once again offering cash scholarships to graduating high school students heading for post-secondary education this fall. After a two-year hiatus forced by the pandemic, these scholarships and the fundraiser* that supports them are back. As in past years, students entering the 20th edition of the WHSC Student Scholarship Contest are asked to write an essay exploring a current occupational health and safety issue. COVID-19 theme for this year’s essay Read more [...]

2021 Children’s Christmas Event

Over 100 families participated in the CUPE 1287 Christmas Drive-Thru event held on Sunday, December 5th, 2021. Eligible children received cool gifts, fun crafts, and a yummy gingerbread house kit. There was even a surprise visit from Santa. Members of CUPE 1287 Executive and staff were on hand to distribute the items along with smiles and tidings for happy holidays. Members who registered but were unable to attend the event are invited to call the office by December 10th to make arrangements Read more [...]