AUPE News

News Articles

Rally at AgeCare Walden Heights in SE Calgary for first collective agreement Tuesday

CALGARY – Staff members at the AgeCare Walden Heights seniors home will rally in support of a fair first collective agreement on Tuesday, April 26, 2016, almost a year since they joined AUPE.

Read More →

Bargaining update - Capital Care ANC Local 049

Your bargaining committee met with the employer for an additional two days of
bargaining on April 19 and 20. We were not able to make any substantial gains
at the bargaining table, so we have decided to file to Mediation Services for the
appointment of a Mediator.

Read More →

Rally scheduled Monday at Clifton Manor in SE Calgary

CALGARY – Staff members and supporters will rally outside the Clifton Manor seniors home on Monday, April 25, 2016, in support of the mediation process for a fair collective agreement.

Read More →

AUPE Environment Committee marks Earth Day with Challenge of the Month

AUPE’s Environment Committee extends greetings to all members on this Earth Day. Our Challenge of the Month on this important occasion is to let us know how you are celebrating Earth Day. Share your ideas for action with us on Facebook!

Read More →

Budget 2016: AUPE member breakdown

Last week, NDP Minister of Finance Joe Ceci introduced Budget 2016. AUPE staff examined this budget further and we’re pleased to give members a breakdown of the budget and what it may mean to them.

Read More →

Budget 2016: AUPE member breakdown

Last week, NDP Minister of Finance Joe Ceci introduced Budget 2016. AUPE staff examined this budget further and we’re pleased to give members a breakdown of the budget and what it may mean to them.

Read More →

Points West Living Cold Lake rally

Points West Living Cold Lake staff and supporters rallied yesterday calling for a fair contract that would value employees, improve staff retention and protect quality care for residents.

Read More →

Provincial Executive meets

AUPE’s Provincial Executive met on Apr. 7 and 8 in Edmonton. In addition to their regular business, PE members also took part in some public speaking training.

Read More →

Your Working People Colouring Book available in honour of AUPE's 40th anniversary

In honour of AUPE’s 40th anniversary this year, the Centennial Committee is pleased to present a colouring book that will introduce young Albertans to some of the important jobs our members do every day. We hope it will inspire some future union members!

Read More →

AUPE mourns passing of former president John Booth

John Booth, former AUPE president, passed away on Apr. 8 at the age of 77.

“I was saddened to hear of John’s death this morning,” said AUPE president Guy Smith. “John dedicated his life to serving the public, including as president of AUPE, and he will be missed.”

Read More →

News by Local

Campaigns