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Seasonal closure of HEU offices
The HEU Provincial and Regional offices will be closed during the upcoming holiday season. All of our offices will be closed on December 25, 28, 29, 30 and 31, 2015 and January 1,...
December 21, 2015
Recognizing International Migrants Day
Today, December 18, is International Migrants Day and an important day to recognize the struggle of our sisters and brothers who are forced to leave their homes and families in sea...
December 18, 2015
Labour board orders run-off vote between HEU and USW to be counted
HEU is welcoming a decision of the B.C. Labour Relations Board (LRB), issued on December 14, which orders ballots cast in a mail-in run-off vote between HEU and the United Steelwor...
December 15, 2015
Human Rights Day recognizes diversity around the world
Since 1950 – when the United Nations declared December 10 th as International Human Rights Day – activists around the globe use this day as a reminder of the immense work still req...
December 9, 2015
Lower Mainland Regulated Pharmacy Technician update
On October 26, 2015 HEU met with Fraser Health Authority representatives to review the status of transitioning Lower Mainland Regulated Pharmacy Technicians to a new pharmacy servi...
December 3, 2015
HEU recognizes International Day for Persons with Disabilities – December 3
Today, people around the globe are recognizing the International Day for Persons with Disabilities – a day that was established by the United Nations (UN) to create awareness, unde...
December 2, 2015
World AIDS Day – December 1 – a reminder that HIV/AIDS is still a major international health concern
World AIDS Day on December 1 is an opportunity for nations to review international statistics, current issues and trends, rates of infection, innovative treatments, research fundin...
November 30, 2015
HEU recognizes Transgender Day of Remembrance – November 20
Transgender Day of Remembrance is observed on November 20 to recognize and honour members of the trans community, who have been murdered for expressing their gender choice – those...
November 19, 2015
Economic growth numbers trigger modest additional wage hike for many HEU members
The B.C. government announced Tuesday that a 0.45 per cent general wage increase will be paid to more than a quarter million public sector workers including HEU members working in...
November 18, 2015
Call for action to end violence against women as Canadians remember victims of Montreal Massacre
December 3, 2015