AUPE is pleased to welcome the 130 nursing staff at the AgeCare Sagewood seniors’ community in Strathmore to the growing list of seniors care employees represented by AUPE. The new members joined AUPE on Aug. 21 following a worksite vote.
AUPE members walked the parade route with the Barrhead/Westlock Area Council float for the Westlock and District Ag Fair on the weekend of Aug. 16. This was the 100th anniversary of the Ag Fair, and it was a huge success.
It’s been a great Alberta Way summer across the province, and we’ve connected with many Albertans about politics and the importance of asking the hard questions of our politicians. We gave away over 10,000 pairs of sunglasses at Heritage Days alone! Join us now at our last event of the season now, Whoop Up Days in Lethbridge.
EDMONTON – Alberta Union of Provincial Employees’ Vice-President Erez Raz is using this year’s Farm Workers’ Day to call on the three Progressive Conservative leadership hopefuls to commit to workplace legislation that covers Alberta’s farm employees.