Community Services Sector

Community Services Sector

Members work in community-based organizations that provide social services, such as women’s shelters, group homes or mobile crisis units. This sector also includes members who work for a number of northern municipalities.

The Community Services Sector (CSS) is compiled of approximately 1300 members in a total of 35 bargaining units across Saskatchewan. The CSS provides a wide array of services to the members of the community.

Sector Executive

Darryl Firth, Vice-President  C: 306.529.7584
Whitney Kujansuu, Chair
Brenda Beaudry, Vice-Chair
Carolyn Burnett, Treasurer
Patricia Patey, Secretary

Sector Bylaws

Community Services Sector Bylaws (2020)

Bargaining Units - By Services Provided

Art/Craft

Saskatchewan Craft Council

Children/Daycare

Cathedral Daycare Co-operative
Early Childhood Intervention Program - Regina Region

Crisis/Women's Shelters

Mobile Crisis Services – Regina
Mobile Crisis Services – Prince Albert
Moose Jaw Women's Transition Association
Regina Transition Womens Society
Saskatoon Crisis Intervention Services
Saskatoon Interval House, Inc.
Saskatoon Sexual Assault and Information Centre, Inc.

Disability Services/Group Homes

Battlefords Trade & Education Centre
Canadian Mental Health Association

  • Battlefords Branch
  • Regina Branch
  • Saskatchewan Division
  • Saskatoon Branch
  • Swift Current Branch

Citizens All Association Moose Jaw
H.E.L.P. Homes of Regina
Moose Jaw Diversified Services for the Handicapped Inc.
Pipestone Kinability Moosomin
Saskatoon Housing Coalition, Inc.
SMILE Services Inc.
Society for the Involvement of Good Neighbours Services Inc.
Thunder Creek Rehabilitation Services
Wheatland Regional Centre

Justice

John Howard Society
Saskatoon Community Mediation Services

Villages/Rural Municipalities

Northern Hamlet of Turnor Lake
Northern Village of Buffalo Narrows
Northern Village of Green Lake
Northern Village of Ile-a-la Crosse
Rural Municipality of Meadow Lake
Rural Municipality of Paddockwood

Youth

Cornwall Alternative School
Rainbow Youth Centre

Bargaining Guidelines

Local 5291 - Saskatoon Open Door Society (2014)
Local 5176 - Northern Village of Buffalo Narrows (2021)
Local 5241 - Northern Village of Green Lake (2021)
Local 5293 - Rural Municipality of Meadow Lake (2021)
Local 5479 - Rural Municipality of Paddockwood (2021)
Northern Hamlet of Turnor Lake
Local 5519 - Northern Village of Ile-a-la Crosse (2021)

American Income Life (AIL) Member Benefits at NO COST!

The SGEU Community Services Sector has a, no-cost Accidental Death and Dismemberment (AD&D) benefit through American Income Life Insurance Company (AIL in Canada).  This benefit covers all members in the Community Services Sector, as well as added benefit coverage for spouses/partners and dependent children under the age of 19.

Members who return the response card will be contacted by an AIL representative to arrange a convenient time to deliver the no-cost benefits and explain additional supplemental insurance programs that are available to the member.  For more FAQ`s click here

AIL, in business for over 25 years in Canada, is a 100% union insurance company dedicated to working families.

To fill in your beneficiary response card, go to:  www.ailife.com/

Sector Employers

  • Battleford Trade & Education Centre
  • Canadian Mental Health Association
    • Battlefords Branch
    • Regina Branch
    • Saskatchewan Division (Weyburn, Moose Jaw and Kindersley Branches)
    • Saskatoon Branch
    • Swift Current Branch
  • Cathedral Area Cooperative Daycare
  • Citizens All Association (Moose Jaw)
  • Cornwall Alternative School, Inc.
  • Early Childhood Intervention Program
  • Elizabeth Fry Society
  • H.E.L.P. Homes of Regina
  • International Women of Saskatoon
  • John Howard Society of Saskatchewan
  • Regina Mobile Crisis Services
  • Moose Jaw Diversified Services
  • Moose Jaw Women’s Transition Assoc. Inc.
  • Northern Village of Buffalo Narrows
  • Northern Village of Green Lake
  • Northern Village of Ile-a-la Crosse
  • Northern Hamlet of Turnor Lake
  • Pipestone Kin-Ability Centre
  • Prince Albert Mobile Crisis Services
  • Rainbow Youth Centre
  • Regina Mobile Crisis Services
  • RM of Meadow Lake #588
  • RM of Paddockwood #520
  • Regina Transition Women’s Society
  • Saskatoon Crisis Intervention Services
  • Saskatoon Housing Coalition Inc.
  • Saskatoon Interval House
  • Saskatoon Community Mediation Services
  • Saskatoon Open Door Society
  • Saskatoon Sexual Assault and Information Centre
  • Saskatchewan Craft Council
  • SMILE Services (Estevan)
  • Society for the Involvement of Good Neighbors (SIGN)
  • Thomas' Circle of Care
  • Thunder Creek Rehabilitation Association Inc.
  • Wheatland Regional Centre Y
  • Yorkton Women in Need (Shelwin House)