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December 7, 2012
Sheila North-Wilson Calls for Justice for Aboriginal Women and their Families

Outspoken advocate and chief communications officer for the Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs Sheila North-Wilson urged CAW delegates to push for justice and equal treatment of aboriginal women and their families. (m0re)
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October 17, 2012
Workplace Violence Prevention Toolkit

Developed from the Register Practical Nurses Assoss. of Ontario
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October 15, 2012
The Pulse (CAW Health Care Newsletter)

Volume 4, No.4 October 2012
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August 20, 2012
CAW LIVE STREAMING of CONSTITUTIONAL AND COLLECTIVE BARGAINGING CONVENTION

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June 15, 2012
Nova Scotia Health Employees’ Pension Plan

For those who In the past with a pension plan known as NSAHO Pension Plan. Find out what is new here.
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May 31, 2012
The Pulse

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March 21, 2012
Beyond Acute Care

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March 7, 2012
2012 International Women’s Day

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December 1, 2011
CAW INSURANCE

check out and see what rate
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November 5, 2011
Navigating Your Way: A Workers Guide to Workers’ Compensation

COURSE HELD IN SYDNEY
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November 3, 2011
UNIONIZED HOTELS

Here is a list complied by Nova Scotia Federation of Labour for unionized hotels in Nova Scotia. The website link is included.
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September 19, 2011
COMMUNITY ADVOCATE LEVEL 1

Want to know more? What is this all about? Check it out here.
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June 27, 2011
Office of the Worker Counsellor

Do you need to know about WCB? Are you having difficulties accessing or being told somethings you question? Find help here.
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June 15, 2011
Air Canada CAW MEMBERS

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June 15, 2011
Air Canada CAW MEMBERS

the News
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April 29, 2011
GOLDEN RIBBON CAMPAIGN

Click on the link below and see how each of us can make a huge difference by something so little.
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April 1, 2011
Health Network has launched a new online action

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March 17, 2011
HIGH LEVEL BRIEFING

The 2014 HEALTH ACCORD is coming. We need to be heard.
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March 8, 2011
Looking Back to Move Forward; International Womens Day 2011

100th anniversary of International Women’s Day
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March 5, 2011
CSMLS proudly announces the official launch of the

Link to 2011 National Med Lab Week campaign
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September 16, 2010
Education

How do I become educated in my rights as a worker and a community member? What do I need to know and who is there to help?
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September 5, 2010
SAVE our NATIONAL GUN REGISTRY

The CAW has joined with hundrds of thousands of Canadians aross this country calling on MPs to vote NO when Bill C-391
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September 5, 2010
As we celebrate Labour Day

Article submitted by Shauna Wilcox
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September 1, 2010
CAW Health Care Workers Speak Up

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August 11, 2010
Council Bylaws

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July 29, 2010
CAW Women’s History Community Art Project: Looking Ba

25th anniversary of the CAW with the CAW Women’s History Community Art Project: Looking Back to Move Forward
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June 23, 2010
Registration Form by NSAHO for CCA

What is this all about?
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May 20, 2010
The Pulse

National Newsletter for Health Care
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May 13, 2010
CAW Health Care Conference May 12, 2010

Article taken from National website
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May 10, 2010
IMPACT of SHIFT WORK

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March 23, 2010
My Wage

solving the problem of hourly rate
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March 8, 2010
FORWARD WE MARCH! International Women's Day

Read more here.
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March 5, 2010
THE PULSE

A National Newsletter
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February 4, 2010
RALLY Yarmouth/Portland/Bar Harbor Ferry Service

Thursday, February 4th, commencing at 10:00 a.m. at 1 Government Place, Halifax (across from the Provincial Legislature on Granville).
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February 1, 2010
Paid Education Leave Application

To obtain a form click here.
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January 30, 2010
UNIONIZED HOTELS in NOVA SCOTIA

List of Hotels unionized in this province
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January 29, 2010
New Study Shows Health Care Workers Suffer High Workplace Stress

taken off your National Website, click here for information
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January 28, 2010
Child Care / Public Consultations - Minister of Finance

Jan 22-28 2010 are the dates following an announcementfrom Finance Minister Steele last week. For more infro check here.
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January 6, 2010
Report From CAW COUNCIL DEC 2009

A report prepared and submitted by Shauna Wilcox Pres. Local 4600
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January 6, 2010
Frank Corbett Deputy Premier NS on Parity in Nova Scotia,

Steve Murphy from ATV News interviews Frank Corbett Deputy Premier NS on Jan. 05/2010
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January 4, 2010
Sign up for CAW Connected!

Ever wish you could get up-to-the minute campaign information, leaflets and links to resources sent right to your inbox? Well… have you heard of CAW Connected?
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December 18, 2009
CAW-PEL SCHEDULE SPRING 2010

Do you want the Education Sessions offered in Port Elgin Starting Feb 28th 2010 and the deadline for sign up? Check it out.
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December 16, 2009
THE PULSE

THE PULSE
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December 11, 2009
CAW National & Council Bursaries Applications

More info
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November 10, 2009
CAW-INSR

Get a quote & contribute to your Local charity.
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November 1, 2009
Good Neighbour Protocol

Good Neighbour Protocol signed by Unions and Governement Oct. 27 2009
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October 25, 2009
h1n1 UPDATE Nova Scotia

What is new in Nova Scotia
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September 26, 2009
CAW CALL LETTER AND INFORMATION

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September 25, 2009
PRE PEL SAMPLE QUESTIONNARA

For both Local and the Member to evaluate ones place in time.
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September 25, 2009
PEL FORM

Paid Education Leave (PEL) Form for Student.
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September 25, 2009
CAW – PEL 2009 FALL SCHEDULE

Hey, whats happening this week?
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September 25, 2009
PEL SELECTION PROCEEDURE

Assistance with the PEL Selection Proceedure
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September 25, 2009
CAW COURSE DESCRIPTIONS

Check it out. Just click on the PDF link below.
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August 23, 2009
Departments of Health and Health Promotion and Protection H1N1

Sent out by the above on Aug 21 2009 Issue No 5
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July 31, 2009
GOVERNMENT TERMS OF REFERENCE

For Pandemic Leads 2009/10
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July 31, 2009
GOVERNMENT TERMS OF REFERENCE

For Pandemic Leads 2009/10
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July 31, 2009
GOVERNMENT Link to H1N1 Update

Government of Nova Scotia Link to H1N1 Update.
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July 29, 2009
H1N1 Position Statement from Canadian Nurses Federation

To find out more click here.
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July 1, 2009
CAW Influenza A H1N1 Advisory to Members

What you as a member need to know.
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June 25, 2009
CAW OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY SWINE FLU

H1N1 Flu Virus The WHO has recently issued a ‘Stage 6’ alert which declares the H1N1 Flu Virus a pandemic.
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June 10, 2009
SWINE FLU PATIENT CHECK LIST

A check list for all.
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June 1, 2009
The Pulse Newletter

Articles and updates provided by local union leadership, provincial health care councils and CAW national representatives on bargaining, health and safety, community activism and other sector-based issues.
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May 29, 2009
Full Council May 2009

Group Photo
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May 29, 2009
NS ELECTION 09

Open to section to see what is new.
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May 6, 2009
Mouseland

The Cat or the Mouse
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May 6, 2009
Health Care for All

Video taped in 1983. Tommy Douglas, the brain behind our Medical System today
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April 22, 2009
April 28 - National Day of Mourning for Workers Killed or Injured on the Job

Please click on this link to find out more and about a location near you.
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March 25, 2009
IMMEDIATE PRESS RELEASE

CUPE and CAW to file Labour Relations Board complaint over actions of District Health Authorities
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January 20, 2009
Nova Scotia beginning to move to Full Scope of Practice for Licensed Practical Nurses

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January 1, 2009
Labour Information

A resource when asked about strike guide.
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December 15, 2008
SEND A CLEAR MESSAGE

400,000 Canadian jobs depend on the North American car companies staying afloat. The federal government has offered some support, but not enough and not the right kind.
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December 6, 2008
RAISE YOUR VOICE ON DECEMBER 6th

You are invited to RAISE YOUR VOICE this December 6th. Please see attached poster, and post in your community or workplace
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November 27, 2008
Organizing Department Letter.

Letter from John Aman National Director of Organizing CAW-CANADA
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September 20, 2008
2008 2009 CAW NS Area Seminars

When are some of the schools coming?
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July 26, 2008
Halifax and Across Canada Rally for Air Canada Workers

AIR CANADA FLIGHT ATTENDANTS RALLY ACROSS CANADA DATES.
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July 26, 2008
CALL FOR SUPPORT AIR CANADA WORKERS

As you are aware Air Canada and Jazz have announced a reduction in staff and base closures to be effective this fall. These cutbacks affect several bargaining units that represent workers in many different areas of service.
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April 25, 2008
National Health Care Conference

This conference will take place at the CAW Family Education Center in Port Elgin Ontario.
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March 22, 2008
Public Sector Solutions Not Private Sector Profits!

The Nova Scotia Citizens' Health Care Network has launched a provincial tour to raise awareness on the dangers of privatization and private, for profit health care.
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March 20, 2008
Canadian Long-Term Care Workers Suffer High Levels of Violence, Study Reveals

Inside you will find both the NEWSPAPER ARTICLE and the REPORT.
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February 10, 2008
Who is Jimmy?

Just something to break up the winter and to
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January 18, 2008
Bursary Application form for 2008/2009 NSFL

For an application or further information on the Nova Scotia Federation of Labour, CLC
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January 10, 2008
CAW & CAW COUNCIL BURSARIES

The CAW National and CAW Council annually offers a total of 25 bursaries to students entering their first year of university or college in the amount of $2,000 each
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December 5, 2007
Written by Buzz Hargrove,

The public private healthcare issue
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November 20, 2007
Right to Strike

Nova Scotia Legislature, What happened at the Rally. Check it out here.
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November 5, 2007
PURPLE RIBBON

Check out why PURPLE RIBBON is important to YOU>
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October 12, 2007
WORK SITUATION REPORTING FORM

WORK SITUATION REPORTING FORM Available for you.
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October 11, 2007
Retirement Gathering for Past President Cecil Snow

Picture from Retirement gathering for Cecil Snow
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September 2, 2007
Coalition to Maintain Right to Strike

THIS LETTER can BE FOUND UNDER OUR PDF LINK below.
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August 26, 2007
Protecting the Right to Strike in Nova Scotia Health Care

The CAW along with five other unions representing thousands of workers in the Nova Scotia health care sector are taking on Premier Rodney MacDonald over his plan to take away their right to strike. READ MORE HERE.
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August 16, 2007
Protecting the Right to Strike in Nova Scotia Health Care

The CAW along with five other unions representing thousands of workers in the Nova Scotia health care sector are taking on Premier Rodney MacDonald over his plan to take away their right to strike. READ MORE HERE.
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August 2, 2007
RIGHT TO STRIKE

The Halifax chamber of commerce has a poll on it's website on right to strike.
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May 24, 2007
PREVENT CANCER NOW

A CANADA-WIDE MOVEMENT TO ELIMINATE THE PREVENTABLE CAUSES OF CANCER
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May 16, 2007
CAW Education

Listed is the upcoming schools. Just click here to see.
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May 6, 2007
CRISIS in CANADA

Canada's manufacturing sector is in a state of crisis and it is affecting YOU.
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April 30, 2007
CAW BURSARIES

Information and Application forms.
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April 23, 2007
Political ELection and Elected Representatives

What you need to ask. Click here for more information
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March 9, 2007
Bill 126

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February 11, 2007
EXECUTIVE CHOSEN

The Feb. 2007 delegates have chosen your NEW EXECUTIVE. Click below to see the results.
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January 30, 2007
Principals And Guideline

"A Framework for Continueing Care Attendants in Acute Care"
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January 8, 2007
EXECUTIVE AND COUNCIL MEETINGS

WHO, WHEN, WHERE?
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November 3, 2006
TENTATIVE AGREEMENT

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October 27, 2006
CBC NEWS REPORT from Friday OCT 27 2006

Headline from CBC reads, "Hospital unions raise more questions about pensions."
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October 27, 2006
Nova Scotia Health Sector Bargaining Deadline

Check the latest news for Friday Oct .27 2006. Taken from the National Website.
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October 18, 2006
IMPORTANT NOTICE CONSILIATIONS BACK ON

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October 12, 2006
HEALTH CARE CONCILIATIONS BREAKDOWN

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May 26, 2006
National CAW Healthcare Conference

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May 13, 2006
BENEFIT DANCE in AID of LOCKED OUT WORKERS

HELP Locked out workers from HIGHLAND FISHERIES
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April 29, 2006
RIGHT TO REFUSE UNSAFE WORK

HOW THE RIGHT TO REFUSE WORKS.
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April 29, 2006
WORK SITUATION REPORT

To obtain the WORK SITUATION REPORTING FORM.
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April 29, 2006
Update from Council Meeting

What went on at Friday April 28/2006 meeting.
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April 28, 2006
NS HEALTH CARE COUNCIL MEETING

when and where, details here.
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April 24, 2006
CAW COUNCIL APPROVES RESOLUTION TO WITHDRAW SUPPORT for NDP

See what is new from the Council.
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March 18, 2006
STORA ENSO EMPLOYEE RALLY & March of SUPPORT

Saturday March 18, 2006 CEP Local 972 will hold a March & Rally in support of their members and families, who have been locked out by their employer Stora Enso, Port Hawkesbury, N.S.
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February 25, 2006
Voices of Health Care Technologists in Nova Scotia

Voices of Health Care Technologists in Nova Scotia Letter from President Local 4600 Shauna Wilcox and Technologists.
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February 8, 2006
Executive Meeting

When, Where and Who.
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January 28, 2006
2006 CAW HEALTHCARE CONFERENCE

What is the buzzz?
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January 25, 2006
Think Twice Coalition to Issue Statement on Dangers of Conservative Victory

What you need to Know.
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January 8, 2006
Dates for Upcoming Meetings

Dates for 2006 Health Care Council Meetings
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December 12, 2005
TAKE BACK THE NIGHT

Pictures and story of the Dec. 06, 2005 March in Sydney to "Take Back the Night".
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August 23, 2005
CAW RADIO

CAW Radio has SWITCHED. Check out the details below.
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August 23, 2005
CBC and YOU

How to keep informed on the LOCKOUT.
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April 20, 2005
NFB film: Sanctuary to air on CBC Newsworld,

> A National Film Board production on the plight of Sergio Loreto, a CAW Local 510 member in sanctuary at the Parish of San Lorenzo in Toronto, will air on CBC News World at 10 pm, Wednesday, April 20
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April 17, 2005
Full Council Inservices

What is this all about? To find out more, just click and open.
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April 16, 2005
Local Union Political Committee UPC

Special One Day Training Session coming.
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March 3, 2005
New Committee for LONG TERM CARE

The Nova Scotia Healthcare Council has formed a committee to commence a provincial wide campaign on recognition of Long Term Care as the "unsung " side of healthcare
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February 10, 2005
Web Permission

Release Form
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February 9, 2005
CONTACT...CAW's Hargrove Urges Faster Implementation of Romanow Recomm. on Health Care

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February 7, 2005
Collective Agreement for ACUTE CARE

Check it out.
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December 4, 2003
ACUTE CARE WORKERS WAGE ADJUSTMENT/b>

There are firm plans in the works to apply a wage adjustment to the acute health care workers hourly wage in Nova Scotia.
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November 28, 2003
Budget Cuts at the IWK

Health Care Workers at the Izaak Walton Killam Health Centre have been hit hard with the Provincial Government's unending grind of fiscal restraint.
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January 24, 2001
BY-LAWS

All you need to know
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