News for 2016

Dec 23, 2016

Employer agrees to pay thousands in overdue vacation pay


Dec 13, 2016

Responsible Marijuana Retail Alliance welcomes task force report and pledges to work with B.C. government on implementation

Dec 2, 2016

Union working with WorkSafe BC to resolve hazardous health issues at Glanford worksite


Nov 9, 2016

By Stephanie Smith & Damian Kettlewell

Love it or hate it, public retailing of non-medical marijuana is coming.

Oct 25, 2016

Aboriginal social workers in the Fraser Valley join BCGEU

Oct 20, 2016

A report released today by the Representative for Children and Youth (RCY), Mary Ellen Turpel-Lafond, has once again exposed the lack of services available to young people struggling with mental he

Oct 6, 2016

VANCOUVER -- The BC Government and Service Employees’ Union (BCGEU) has successfully pushed the Workers’ Compensation Board (WCB) to fine the Forensic Psychiatric Services Commission over $171,000

Sep 19, 2016

On Monday September 19, B.C.'s Office of the Seniors Advocate (OSA) published the Home Support Survey, detailing the results of a large survey on home support.

Sep 13, 2016

VANCOUVER – September 13, 2016: The Responsible Marijuana Retail Alliance of BC, a partnership between the BC Private Liquor Store Association (BCPLSA) and BC Government

Sep 8, 2016

A report released today by the Representative for Children and Youth (RCY), Mary Ellen Turpel-Lafond, has cast a spotlight on the under-resourced and fractured services for aboriginal children and

Jul 20, 2016

Last night’s six-hour long riot at the Burnaby Youth Custody Centre (BYCC) is the latest indication of escalating levels of violence at the facility.

Jun 2, 2016

On June 1, 2016, home support workers employed by We Care Home Health Services in the Fraser Valley voted to join the B.C. Government and Service Employees’ Union (BCGEU).

Jun 1, 2016

The B.C. Government and Services Employees’ Union welcomes Auditor General Carol Bellringer’s progress report issued yesterday on her 2011 report Effectiveness of Community Corrections.