TORONTO, Dec. 17, 2018 /CNW/ - OPSEU members who work at Parkdale Community Legal Services will lead a rally tomorrow (Tuesday) from 11:30 am to 1:00 pm at the offices of Legal Aid Ontario in the Atrium on Bay in Toronto. The clinic workers, along with Parkdale residents, are demanding long-term funding from Legal Aid Ontario to keep Parkdale Community Legal Services in Parkdale. OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas says "It's essential that this clinic remains in the Parkdale area to ensure that people continue to receive the services of our members. We need to do everything possible to make that happen."
WHAT: Rally at Legal Aid Ontario in support of keeping Parkdale Community Legal Services in Parkdale
WHEN: Tuesday, December 18, 2018, from 11:30 am to 1:00 pm
WHERE: Meeting place: 11:30 a.m. at 610 Bay Street, Toronto. Rally will move into Atrium on Bay to Legal Aid Ontario office.
WHO: OPSEU members who work at Parkdale Legal will be joined by Parkdale residents and supporters.
SOURCE Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU)
For further information: Warren (Smokey) Thomas: 613-329-1931; Aidan Macdonald, Local President, OPSEU Local 5118: 647-833-6722; Myles Magner, Regional Vice President: 416-427-2606