Apply now for Community Social Services education funds


The Joint Community Social Services Labour Adjustment and Education Fund (L.A.E.F.) is now accepting applications from members working in the community social services sector. Successful applicants may receive up to $5,000 (lifetime maximum) to take eligible courses.

The labour adjustment and education funds are available through a grant from the provincial government resulting from a joint request made by the Community Social Services Bargaining Association and the Community Social Services Employers Association, during the negotiation of the 2010-2012 collective agreement.

Detailed information on the conditions governing the L.A.E.F. and the application process, as well as application forms, are available online at <>.

Applications must be received at the BCGEU office no later than 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday August 29, 2012.

August 29, 2012 4:00 p.m.

Send to:  Community Social Services Labour Adjustment and Education Fund

4911 Canada Way, Burnaby, B.C. V5G 3W3

Telephone: 604-291-9611