Union of Canadian Correctional Officers
Syndicat des Agents Correctionnels du Canada
Confédération des Syndicats Nationaux

National Headquarters Canada
Confédération des Syndicats Nationaux
1601 Avenue De Lorimier
Montréal, Quebec
H2K 4M5

Canada Tele Number: (514) 598 2263
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National President Jason Godin testifies at the Senate Human Rights Committee

Today Jason Godin, National President represented UCCO-SACC-CSN at the Senate Committee studying the issue of human rights of prisoners within the correctional system. In his testimony, Jason highlighted the need to retain administrative segregation as an essential tool for population management. The complete removal of segregation would prove to be extremely disruptive and dangerous to... Read the full article...

English, Parliament, PTSD

Blood Samples Act for Federal Correctional Officers

UCCO-SACC-CSN is asking for the support of all Members of Parliament and Senators to enact a Blood Samples Act for Federal Correctional Officers. To understand why this is so important for correctional officers, follow the link to our video Bloody Cells

English, Parliament

Correctional Officers are first responders

On November 10th, members of the Union of Canadian Correctional Officers (UCCO-SACC-CSN) gather to raise awareness about our profession as first responders and the levels of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) in our occupational group. We are calling upon the provincial and federal governments to adopt a presumption for PTSD for Correctional officers, as recommended... Read the full article...

English, Political, PTSD

Correctional Officers are first responders

Yesterday, UCCO-SACC-CSN invited the New Brunswick MLAs and the citizens of Fredericton to put themselves in their shoes for a minute. People were invited to enter a 53-foot truck, transformed into a travelling museum.Throughout the journey, visitors walked past a display of homemade weapons recovered from inmate cells, watched an excerpt from UCCO-SACC-CSN’s Bloody Cells... Read the full article...

English, Political, PTSD

Video of May 17th, UCCO-SACC-CSN Demonstration in Ottawa / Vidéo de manifestation du 17 mai d’UCCO-SACC-CSN à Ottawa

More than 300 members of the Union of Canadian Correctional Officers (UCCO-SACC-CSN) demonstrated on May 17, 2016 in Ottawa to denounce the Liberal government’s lack of openness with regard to negotiations. There was on site, a reproduction of a federal institution in a 53 foot truck trailer, to raise awareness of citizens and journalists of... Read the full article...

Current Negotiations, English, Français, Mobilisation, Moblization, Négociations en cour, Political, Politique

UPDATED: UCCO-SACC-CSN represented at the Standing Committee on Public Safety and National Security

Jason Godin and Gord Robertson represented UCCO-SACC-CSN at the Standing Committee on Public Safety and National Security on May 12th, 2016.  The Committee is investigating operational stress injuries and PTSD in Public Safety Officers and First Responders. Listen to Jason and Gord below: Part 1 Part 2 Committee minutes (Union testimony highlighted)

English, Parliament, PTSD

Le président et le vice-président de la région de l’Atlantique, Doug White et Jeff Wilkins ont rencontré le député de la circonscription de Miramichi-Grand Lake Pat Finnigan

Le 4 mars, 2016,  le président et le vice-président de la région de l’Atlantique, Doug White et Jeff Wilkins ont rencontré le député de la circonscription de Miramichi-Grand Lake Pat Finnigan. Nous avons présenté à M. Finnigan les principaux enjeux défendus par les agents correctionnels,dont la négociation de la convention collective. Nous avons également informé... Read the full article...

Français, Parliament, Politique

Meeting with MP Pat Finnigan of the Miramichi Grand Lake Riding.

On March 4th, 2016, Atlantic Regional President, Doug White, along with Atlantic Regional Vice President, Jeff Wilkins held a meeting with MP Pat Finnigan of the Miramichi Grand Lake Riding. During this meeting Mr. Finnigan was introduced to some key issues.  The first being that we are currently at the bargaining table.  Mr Finnigan was... Read the full article...

English, Parlement, Political

Government of Canada restoring fairness and balance in the Canadian labour policy landscape

Legislation to repeal Bills C-377 and C-525 introduced in House of Commons OTTAWA, Jan. 28, 2016 /CNW/ – The Honourable MaryAnn Mihychuk, P.C., M.P., Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour, and her Parliamentary Secretary, M.P. Rodger Cuzner, along with Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Infrastructure and Communities Pablo Rodriguez, today announced that legislation... Read the full article...

English, Parliament, Political

National Executive

2017 UCCO SACC CSN National Executive

UCCO SACC CSN

2017 National Executive

Members of the 2017 UCCO SACC CSN Executive Committee

Starting from left to right

Derek Chin, James Bloomfield, Rob Finucan, Gord Robertson, Jason Godin, Eric Thibault, Frédérick Lebeau, Jeff Wilkins,

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