Invitation to a press briefing - Situation facing Montréal seniors: lack of personnel, cutbacks and fines

LONGUEUIL, QC, Dec. 10, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - The APTS invites media representatives to a press briefing this afternoon at 5:15 p.m. focusing on services for seniors on the Island of Montréal. This briefing will be held shortly before the Board of Directors of the Agence de la santé et des services sociaux de Montréal meets at 6 p.m.

The APTS political officer for the Montréal region, Francis Collin, will highlight the flagrant lack of resources for people with declining independence. Personnel working hands-on with this clientele will also be available for interviews.

At a glance

Date December 10, 2013
Time 5:15 p.m.
Place 3725 rue St-Denis, Montréal
  In front of the Agence de la
santé et des services sociaux
de Montréal

The APTS is a union organization representing 30,000 professionals and technicians in health and social services, including physiotherapists, occupational therapists, social workers, dietetics technicians and dietitians / nutritionists.

SOURCE Alliance du personnel professionnel et technique de la santé et des services sociaux (APTS)

For further information:

Francis Boucher, Communications counsellor
Cell phone: 514.609.2906