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National Indigenous Peoples Day – June 21
On June 21 – National Indigenous Peoples Day – HEU joins Canadians across the country to celebrate the unique heritage, traditions and contributions of Indigenous Peoples. The day...
June 20, 2018
HEU convention delegate credentials, resolutions and constitutional amendments deadline reminder – August 7
HEU’s 31st biennial convention – Powered by solidarity – will be taking place at Vancouver’s Hyatt Regency Hotel from November 4 to November 9, and critical deadlines are just...
June 18, 2018
Show your Pride at festivities in your community this summer
In the coming months, British Columbians will be joining with thousands of Canadians to celebrate Pride 2018. And we encourage all HEU members to get involved. Attending these...
May 31, 2018
Facilities members set key themes and priorities for next round of bargaining
More than 200 delegates gathered from across the province this week for HEU’s 21st Facilities Bargaining Conference to debate and vote on demands – submitted by locals, equity...
May 25, 2018
International Workers' Day 2018
Today is the day when workers around the world take to the streets to commemorate the historic struggle for an eight‑hour workday, and to voice their demands for decent work and a...
May 1, 2018
HEU marks National Day of Mourning on April 28
When a worker is killed, injured or disabled on the job, the tragic impact is felt in workplaces, families and communities. On April 28, HEU will join unions across Canada and...
April 28, 2018
CSS members now covered for Class 5 driver’s licences
HEU members working in Community Social Services who are required to hold a Class 5 driver’s licence as a condition of employment will now get their $75 licence renewal fee...
March 22, 2018
Province urged to adopt action plan to protect care as Chinese government regulator takes control of Retirement Concepts
The Hospital Employees’ Union has written B.C.’s health minister urging him to implement an action plan to protect seniors’ care in response to the takeover of the province’s...
March 2, 2018
A salute to HEU’s Community Social Services members
March is Community Social Services Awareness Month. Proclaimed each year by the B.C. government, it is a time to appreciate the extraordinary work members in this sector do for our...
Deadlines quickly approaching for HEU bargaining demands, credentials
As the Hospital Employees’ Union prepares for the next round of public sector negotiations, the union is hosting bargaining conferences for the facilities, community health and...
March 2, 2018