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We're running the race every day - join us October 1

September 22, 2006
As HSA's Team Captain for the 2006 Run for the Cure, I encourage you to support this year's CIBC Run for the Cure, the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation's most important fundraiser of the year. Runs are being held across British Columbia, and even if there isn't a run in your community, you can help the fight against breast cancer by making a donation to a member of the HSA provincial team.

Labour Studies Program - Capilano College - Fall 2006

September 21, 2006
Please check out the variety of courses offered by the Capilano College Labour Studies Program for the Fall of 2006  The instructors and staff are members of unions in British Columbias public sector.  In 2005, the Labour Studies program celebrated its 30th anniversary of developing, promoting and offering union education.  Participant feedback indicates these courses provide valuable information, and are facilitated by instructors that have an incredible amount of knowledge.

TELUS Tour for the Cure arrives in Vancouver

September 20, 2006
HSA members are invited to attend the official opening for the TELUS Tour for the Cure in Vancouver on Saturday, September 23rd at 11:00 a.m. at Oakridge Centre. The TELUS Tour for the Cure is an informative and interactive exhibit that will travel to communities across British Columbia over the next eight months to promote the value and importance of breast health and mammography screening.  The Tour is part of a campaign by the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation to help women detect smaller tumors earlier.

Last chance for Steward Training Sept. 18 - 20

September 11, 2006
There is still room available in HSA's Steward Training Level 1 workshop  beginning September 18.  Members who need this training should be aware that this is the only time this workshop is scheduled this fall. Please register as soon as possible since space is limited. In addition, Occupational Health and Safety stewards are reminded of the two-day Basic Training Workshop scheduled for:

TELUS Tour for the Cure arrives in Burnaby

September 11, 2006
HSA members are invited to attend the official opening for the TELUS Tour for the Cure in Burnaby on Monday, September 18th at 11:10 a.m. at Metropolis at Metrotown. The TELUS Tour for the Cure is an informative and interactive exhibit that will travel to communities across British Columbia over the next eight months to promote the value and importance of breast health and mammography screening.  The Tour is part of a campaign by the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation to help women detect smaller tumors earlier.

Proud of our past, ready for the future

September 1, 2006
The Report: September / October 2006 vol.27 num.5 by CINDY STEWART

LTD and grave illness in the family

September 1, 2006
The Report: September / October 2006 vol.27 num.5 by ALISON HIETANEN

A GEM of a Program: Rehabilitation saves lives at Queens Park Care Centre

September 1, 2006
The Report: September / October 2006 vol.27 num.5 by LAURA BUSHEIKIN

Founding member leaves legacy of passion and dedication

September 1, 2006
The Report: September / October 2006 vol.27 num.5 by MIRIAM SOBRINO

B.C. Supreme Court dismisses petition; BMETs and CTs to remain HSA members

August 31, 2006
The B.C. Supreme Court today dismissed a petition by the Hospital Employees Union to overturn a decision of the Labour Relations Board to assign union membership of Biomedical Engineering Technologists from HEU to HSA.