Episode 20 of CUPE Cast Now Available!

The Night Before

Cozy up with your favourite warm beverage, snuggle into your comfiest blanket, gather your loved ones near and enjoy this months bonus CUPE Cast episode “The Night Before”, a retelling of Clement Clarke Moore’s “Twas the Night Before Christmas”, with a fun union and labour twist!

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What is the NRLC?

The Niagara Regional Labour Council (NRLC) represents thousands of unionized workers across Niagara. Operating under the umbrella of the Canadian Labour Congress, the NRLC promotes social justice, human rights, fair labour laws, safe workplaces, and is an advocate for issues affecting all workers across Niagara. The NRLC holds regular delegate meetings on the second Wednesday of each month, except July, August & December, in the City of Thorold Council Chambers, 3540 Schmon Parkway. For Read more [...]

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 [...]