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

Dec 2, 2016

To:     All BCGEU Members of the Salvation Army Centre of Hope
Re:     Tentative Agreement Reached


Nov 23, 2016

The union bargaining committee met with the WCASS bargaining committee on November 3 and 15 where we exchanged and discussed bargaining proposals.

Nov 15, 2016

To:    All BCGEU Members at Fraser Valley Aboriginal (Xyolhemeyhl) Child and Family          Services Society (FVACFSS)


Component News

Dec 8, 2016

Are you part-time, temporary or casual? Did you know you can qualify to join the Municipal Pension Plan if you have multiple employers who are part of the MPP and combine your serv

Dec 6, 2016

To:     All Members at A Place to Grow
          Surrey Memorial Hospital Childcare Society

Re:     Call for Nominations for Bargaining Committee

Dec 6, 2016

To:       All Members at Golden Ears Preschool Association
Re:       Call for Nominations for Bargaining Committee



Media Coverage

Nov 16, 2016

The man selected as British Columbia’s new representative for children and youth has been a lawyer, cabinet minister, opposition leader and ombudsman in his native New Brunswick, but says he has al

Oct 17, 2016

Staff at Fraser Valley Aboriginal Children and Family Services Society (FVACFSS), held a rally Thursday night in Chilliwack to draw attention to what they say is a crisis in aboriginal child and fa

Oct 17, 2016

Social workers rallied outside the Fraser Valley Aboriginal Child and Family Services Society Thursday in the latest step in a year-long campaign to join one of the province’s largest unions.


Pension News

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