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February 5, 2018
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Huffington Post Blog: Nurses Go To Work Expecting To Be Hurt By Patients. This Has To End

By Linda Silas, President of the Canadian Federation of Nurses Unions Nurses Go To Work Expecting To Be Hurt By Patients. This Has To End They also expect to be dismissed or ignored when they complain or report it. Huffington Post Blog – February 5, 2018 People are shocked when they hear front-line nurses’ stories of workplace […]

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May 12, 2017
Mental Health Pharmacare Violence

Proud nurses and union activists in Toronto for 28th Constitutional Convention of the CLC

Over 140 proud nurses and strong union activists from across Canada met in Toronto this week for the Canadian Labour Congress Convention. The theme of the 28th Constitutional Convention of the Canadian Labour Congress was ‘Together for a Fair Future.” View the whole agenda including speaker bios here. On Monday May 8, 2017, the first […]

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March 21, 2017
Mental Health Pharmacare Safe Staffing

10 things unions are looking for in Budget 2017

After the Trudeau government introduced its first budget last year, Canada’s unions were optimistic, but knew that much more would be needed to really build a fairer and more prosperous Canada. Infrastructure funding, and improvements to EI and the Guaranteed Income Supplement for seniors emerged as highlights in the 2016 budget. But working Canadians and […]

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January 27, 2016
Mental Health

#BellLetsTalk

January 27 is ‪#‎BellLetsTalk‬ Day. Canada’s Nurses are proud to support #BellLetsTalk. It is time to end the stigma around mental health and encourage meaningful conversations about mental health in Canada. Let’s make a difference together! Link to the article: #BellLetsTalk

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