April 9 - 10, 2019
Steward Learning Series - Disability & Ableism in the Workplace and
Duty to Accommodate (9 hours)
SLS - Disability and ableism in the workplace
Apr 9, 2019 (9:00am-12:00pm) (24 spaces available)
Explore what ableism is, how to recognize it, and ways to address it. Learn about how to make your workplace and union accessible to workers with visible and invisible disabilities.
Duty to Accommodate
April 9 (1:00pm) - 10, 2019 (4:00pm) (24 spaces available)
Learn about the rights and responsibilities of both employers and unions under the Duty to Accommodate. In this workshop you will: • explore case law, key concepts and the prohibited grounds of discrimination under human rights law; • learn to make the case for accommodating workers and how to help union representatives and employers come up with appropriate accommodations for members; • Look at how we can break down stereotypes and stigma to support the accommodation process for those who need it.
CUPE Saskatchewan Regional Office, Local 5430 (Region 3)
3731 E. Eastgate Drive
To register for this workshop you MUST contact your Region Office - (306) 757-7925
Please note that this workshop may be cancelled due to low registration or other reasons.
Send your cancellation request in writing with your local number, address and telephone number by the registration deadline to: Kim (Kim) Draeger, email@example.com, 250 CARDINAL CRESCENT, SASKATOON, Saskatchewan S7L 6H8
In response to the health concerns of our members and staff, CUPE has implemented a Scent-Free Policy at all of our workshops. Scented products such as hair spray, perfume and deodorant can trigger reactions such as respiratory distress and headaches. Facilitators and participants are asked to refrain from using scented products while attending our workshops and meetings. Thank you for your cooperation.
Kim (Kim) Draeger