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USJE Mourns the passing of Dan Drocholl

January 22, 2021

It is with great sadness that USJE shares the following message from USJE Member Liz Drocholl regarding the passing of her partner, USJE Member and...

Today, we remember Louise Pargeter

October 6, 2020

Today, we remember Louise Pargeter, a USJE member who died on October 6, 2004, while performing her duties as a Community Parole officer in Yellowknife....

USJE mourns the passing of Kevin Schell

August 27, 2020

It is with great sadness that USJE has learned of the sudden passing of USJE member Kevin Schell. Tragically, Kevin drowned on Monday during the...

Ratification votes: What you need to know

August 17, 2020

PSAC members in the following bargaining units will soon have an opportunity to vote on their respective tentative agreement:

Treasury Board

Program and Administrative Services...

10 Ways to Celebrate Pride Month in 2020

June 15, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has had a devastating impact on Pride organisations worldwide with hundreds of marches and events cancelled or postponed. But that doesn't mean...

Anti-Black racism: It's everyone's fight

June 2, 2020

"Injustice Anywhere is a Threat to Justice Everywhere"
– Martin Luther King Jr.

Once again a spotlight has been put on systemic anti-Black racism in the justice...

All PSAC Regional Conventions Postponed

March 23, 2020

In keeping with recommendations from both local and national health authorities regarding COVID-19, PSAC has made the difficult decision to suspend the remaining four PSAC...

Passing of Danielle Belleau

March 11, 2020

It is with great sadness that we share with you the passing of Danielle Belleau (retired RVP for NCR, USJE) on Friday, February 28th, 2020.


USJE requires a Strategic Content Specialist

January 27, 2020

Position Title: Strategic Content Specialist

Classification: Band 8 ( $76,050 to $85,594)

Reports to: The Senior Advisor, and the Director, Policy, Projects and Media


USJE changes how it processes Phoenix grievances

September 11, 2019

Over 200,000 workers and their families are still suffering financial and emotional fallout from the Phoenix pay system disaster. The Public Service Alliance of Canada’s...

​We are Stronger Together!

July 17, 2019

A new initiative - “RESPECT Wednesdays” by USJE Local 00039 (CSC) at Joyceville Institution - encourages members to wear their RESPECT buttons and dress in...

USJE Onscreen!

June 17, 2019

USJE is pleased to launch our new video series made possible by participants who were interviewed at our 2018 National Local Presidents’ Meeting. The videos...

​Hot off the Press!

June 10, 2019

Today USJE is excited to launch our new Membership Handbook to USJE members across the country!

Your Local Executive will be distributing complimentary printed copies...

USJE Parole Officer Report – In the News!

June 4, 2019

On May 16, a new USJE report highlighting the concerns of Canadian parole officers met with resounding pickup by Canadian media outlets. National broadcast and...

USJE Member in Need

March 29, 2019

Some of you may have heard about the terrible Ottawa transit bus crash that occurred a couple of months ago on January 11, 2019. Three...

USJE’s 2019 Scholarship Winners

March 21, 2019

USJE is pleased to announce the winners of the 2019-2020 Academic year Scholarships. The four recipients of $2,500 each to assist them in obtaining their...

Holiday Message from your President

December 21, 2018

I’d like to wish a peaceful and happy holiday season to all USJE members and your families. Thank you for your hard work and dedication...

​A Flag We’re Proud to Wave

November 21, 2018

It’s one of the most important - and recognizable - cultural icons of today.

The Rainbow Flag is a symbol of pride representing LGBTQ2+ communities...

​The School that USJE Helped Build

November 5, 2018

When Ronald Chavarria and wife Jazmín Lopez, visit the Gilberto Siles school in the Masaya region of Nicaragua, they are met with a joyful rush...

​Today, we remember Louise Pargeter

October 6, 2018

Today, we remember Louise Pargeter, a USJE member who died on October 6, 2004, while performing her duties as a Community Parole officer in Yellowknife....