OPSEU Diablogue: Kingston forecast for Monday: 18, sunny and loud

On Monday we will be in Kingston for the third time this year to talk about issues at Providence Care – Mental Health. Last February we stood with staff and community members picketing in the bitter cold to protest changes … Continue reading →

OPSEU Diablogue: Kingston mental health cuts: things have changed since 1998

When Ontario last drafted a strategic plan for the delivery of comprehensive mental health services, the Mental Health Commission of Canada didn’t even exist. Today we are still implementing mental health recommendations from Ontario’s Health Restructuring Commission issued in 1998. Much … Continue reading →

OPSEU Diablogue: OPSEU provides TV support for Kingston P3 plebiscite campaign

KINGSTON – The Ontario Public Service Employees Union is supporting the Kingston community plebiscite campaign by sponsoring a new television commercial to air over the next two weeks on CKWS-TV. Produced with the Kingston Health Coalition, the commercial urges community … Continue reading →