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SGEU Health Providers express condolences for the death of fellow health provider Tom Thomas

On behalf of its members, the SGEU Health Providers express sorrow at the untimely death of Tom Thomas, a CUPE member and Continuing Care Aide from The Battlefords, who passed…

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Open letter on ending for-profit long-term care in Saskatchewan

Open letter on ending for-profit long-term care in Saskatchewan

February 12, 2021 REGINA - SGEU is adding our voice to the call to end for-profit ownership of long-term care homes in Saskatchewan. The below open letter was sent today to Minister of Seniors Everett Hindley and Minister of Health…

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Moe endangers lives by ignoring health authority's advice in COVID-19  vaccine roll-out

Moe endangers lives by ignoring health authority's advice in COVID-19 vaccine roll-out

REGINA – SGEU is concerned that Premier Scott Moe is endangering hundreds of workers, along with their families and Saskatchewan communities, by ignoring his own health officials’ advice about how to prioritize correctional…

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Fairness for Frontline Workers: SGEU Calls for Wage Top-ups for All Health Care Workers

Fairness for Frontline Workers: SGEU Calls for Wage Top-ups for All Health Care Workers

REGINA – SGEU is calling for Premier Moe to bring in a wage top-up program for all of Saskatchewan’s 40,000 health care workers, by making immediate use of the almost $50 million available in the federal government's essential…

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"Top employer" quietly hiring out-of-scope staff at ten times the rate of support staff

“In a news release published yesterday, Saskatchewan Polytechnic president and CEO, Larry Rosia thanked his dedicated faculty and staff for helping the institution in being named one of Saskatchewan’s Top 100 Employers. This is the…

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SGEU Recognizes Black History Month

SGEU Recognizes Black History Month

February 1, 2020 REGINA, SK – February is Black History Month, and SGEU recognizes the many contributions Black members and activists have made and are currently making to the labour movement. This year, Black History…

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SGEU and Information Services Corporation ratify collective bargaining agreement

SGEU and Information Services Corporation ratify collective bargaining agreement

SGEU and Information Services Corporation (ISC) have ratified their collective agreement just over six weeks after a tentative agreement was reached. “We’re thankful that SGEU and ISC have a great working relationship,” said…

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SGEU Calls on Premier to Save Lives in Long-Term Care by Spending Federal Funds

SGEU Calls on Premier to Save Lives in Long-Term Care by Spending Federal Funds

January 27th, 2021 / For immediate release REGINA – SGEU is calling for the Sask. Party government to invest in protecting long-term care workers and residents by spending the $31.3 million in federal funding they’ve left on the…

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People Who Care

People Who Care

Community-Based Organizations (CBO's) provide valuable services throughout Saskatchewan. Meet the CBO workers who provide these services: saskpeoplewhocare.org.

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The new and improved Sask Liquor Pricing app has arrived!

The new and improved Sask Liquor Pricing app has arrived!

Our award-winning Sask Liquor Pricing app is now better than ever! With a new look and a new set of features, it’s easy to make sure you get the best price on liquor. You can now use the app to: Search products categories See which…

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Safer Sask

Safer Sask

Corrections Officers keep our families and communities safe. SGEU recently commissioned a survey, conducted by Viewpoints Research, of over 1,000 Saskatchewan residents to gather information on how the public views corrections officers.…

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SGEU members at Information Services Corporation secure tentative collective bargaining agreement

SGEU members at Information Services Corporation secure tentative collective bargaining agreement

SGEU has reached a tentative collective agreement with Information Services Corporation (ISC). SGEU members at ISC have been without an agreement since September 30, 2019. Negotiations began in January, but were delayed for several…

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Post COVID recovery must be focused on the people of Saskatchewan: SGEU

Post COVID recovery must be focused on the people of Saskatchewan: SGEU

June 16, 2020 The Saskatchewan Government and General Employees’ Union (SGEU) is calling on the government for more assurance that the Saskatchewan Party Government will guarantee important public services are available to the residents…

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Stand Up for Saskatchewan

Stand Up for Saskatchewan

Saskatchewan people didn’t waste money on high-priced consultants and costly megaprojects. But now all of us are paying the price for mistakes the government has made. Visit standupforsask.ca and tell the Premier and your MLA that you…

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