CUPE Young Workers Group

Links and Resources

Other groups

Links to regional and local CUPE young worker groups and other young worker websites. [Sep 19, 2003 12:00 AM]

Young Workers Handbook

The handbook describes the lives of young CUPE workers, the large numbers of young members who are part-time, casual and temporary, and the kinds of issues young members are concerned about. For instance, child care and workplace safety are very important to CUPE young members. A list of helpful resources and the outline of the young members union development courses are included. [Oct 20, 2004 10:13 AM]

What Young Workers Want From Work

Ideas and suggestions drawn from a variety of young worker conferences, committees and workshops. [Sep 23, 2003 12:00 AM]

How to overcome barriers to young worker involvement

A list of common barriers to young worker involvement and suggestions for overcoming those problems. [Sep 19, 2003 12:00 AM]

Reaching Young Members

A list of some of the resources and allies available to locals wanting to involve young members. [Sep 23, 2003 12:00 AM]

Ageing Workforce Fact Sheet

A fact sheet on the age profile and retirement trends in the Canadian workforce [Sep 19, 2003 12:00 AM]

Know Your Rights: Your Rights At Work

A guide to understanding basic workplace rights produced by CUPE Saskatchewan. [Dec 23, 2005 12:16 PM]

Tips for Communicating With Young Workers

Suggestions on how to better engage young workers in your union local. [Sep 23, 2003 12:00 AM]

Young Worker Education Trends

An overview of the increasing tuition rates and debtloads that today's young workers face. [Sep 23, 2003 12:00 AM]

Young Worker Employment Trends

Various statistics on the challenges that young Canadian workers face on the job. [Sep 23, 2003 12:00 AM]

Young Workers and Unions

An overview of young worker unionization rates and their opinion of unions. [Sep 23, 2003 12:00 AM]