Component 3 - Community Social Services

BCGEU is the largest community social service union in BC, representing over 8000 workers in the sector.

BCGEU community-based social service workers provide supports, services, and resources to vulnerable families and individuals across the province. They include community living workers supporting youths and adults with developmental disabilities, youth-at-risk, women services, child care, community justice services, First Nations family services, and employment services, among others.

Click here to view the Community Social Services Matter! campaign.


Bargaining Updates

Aug 12, 2016

A tentative agreement has been negotiated with your Employer.

Aug 3, 2016

Nighat Gondal was acclaimed for the position of bargaining committee member for Montessori Day Care.

Jul 27, 2016

A tentative agreement has been reached with your Employer on July 22, 2016.


Component News

Aug 31, 2016

Nominations are now open  for a shop steward at McIntyre Care Home Ltd.

What do stewards do?

Aug 26, 2016

To:         All Local 302 BCGEU Members at McIntyre Care Home Ltd.

Re:         Steward List for Local 302


Aug 25, 2016

Please be advised that following the recent steward nomination process, the following members have been acclaimed:


Media Coverage

Dec 10, 2015

Facing a public outcry because some children in government care are not being looked after properly, B.C. Premier Christy Clark has acknowledged more money may be needed to do the job.

Oct 22, 2015

The union representing the province’s social workers is calling for an overhaul of the aboriginal child welfare system.

Oct 9, 2015

B.C.’s embattled children’s ministry is defending itself against two damning reports and new details about the death of a former foster child — allegations that emerged over a 24-hour span and foll


Pension News

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