Oct 15, 2018 -
Manitoba Lakes Renamed in Honour of Two Former Paramedics
The lives and careers of two former paramedics were celebrated today as northern Manitoba lakes were renamed in their memory.
Oct 15, 2018 -
Celebrating Health Care Support Workers' Week
Today the Government of Manitoba proclaimed October 15 – 19, 2018 Health Care Support Services Week and October 18, 2018 Health Care Aide Day.
Oct 15, 2018 -
Continuing Efforts for Improved Accessibility
As of November 1, 2018, all Manitoba public-sector organizations must comply with the Accessibility for Manitobans Act, which aims to create a more inclusive society by removing barriers to everyday living while promoting dignity and respect for Manitobans with disabilities.
Sep 28, 2018 -
ACC/RRC Members Reject Employer's Offer
Members of Assiniboine Community College (Local 71) and Red River College (Local 73) have voted overwhelmingly to reject the final offer from management.
Sep 26, 2018 -
MGEU Mourns the Loss of Long-Time Corrections Activist, Pat Gilbertson
It is with heavy hearts that the MGEU mourns the passing of long-time member and dedicated activist, Pat Gilbertson.
Sep 24, 2018 -
End Homelessness Winnipeg ratifies first agreement
Members of End Homelessness Winnipeg - Local 439, who partner with community agencies, funders, the private and public sectors, and individual supporters to address the root causes of homelessness and prevent its occurrence, ratified their first collective agreement today.
Sep 20, 2018 -
MGEU Contingency Plan During Potential Mail Interruption
In preparation for a potential Canada Post work stoppage, the MGEU is ceasing all postal delivery to MGEU members as of today (Thursday, September 20) and asks that members do not mail anything to the union. This practice will continue until the labour dispute is resolved.
Sep 19, 2018 -
Main Street Project - Local 136 ratifies new agreement
Member of Main Street Project - Local 136, who offer programming and services to help Winnipeg's homeless and most vulnerable build stability in their lives, ratified a new three-year agreement today.
Sep 14, 2018 -
Government Provides New Details About Health Care Representation Votes
Yesterday, MGEU President, Michelle Gawronsky met with government officials to discuss the upcoming health sector representation votes triggered by the Health Sector Bargaining Unit Review Act (Bill 29). The government provided some new information and, in some cases, changed information they had previously provided.
Sep 13, 2018 -
Manitobans with disabilities, families, highlight importance of community-based support professionals
Outside the Legislature today, clients, family members, supporters, and Direct Support Professionals gathered over the lunch hour to shine a spotlight on the work of those who provide vital community-based supports to Manitobans living with disabilities.