Text Size: AAA

Regional Womens Committees

Welcome to the union!

Our Regional Women’s Committees are made up of women from many different components. We have a very open door and welcome anyone wanting to join us.

Get involved today! Contact the PSAC BC Women’s Coordinator Kelly Sidhu or PSAC Women’s Rep Monica Urrutia.

There are Regional Women’s Committees currently in the Okanagan, Vancouver, Prince George, and Victoria.

For meeting dates and times, contact your local Women’s Committee, or check the upcoming events page.

BC Regional Women’s Committee Contact Info

Okanagan RWC Co-Chairs: Michele Sibson and Linda Woods.

Prince George RWC Chairperson: Tracy Arrowsmith

Vancouver RWC Chairperson: Kelly Megyesi

Victoria RWC Chairperson: Julie Bussiere

Scroll down for the latest news and information of interest to PSAC BC women, click on the headline for the full post ...

November 17, 2015 - 4:55pm •
The best line of the Trudeau government’s first day— widely reported and praised in the international media—was the new PM’s.  In response to a reporter’s question about why he’d chosen to create a gender-parity cabinet, he rather matter of factly observed “because it’s 2015”.  This ostensibly simple statement summed up a complexity of attitudes, beliefs and even world views in three words.
November 4, 2015 - 4:06pm •
October 5, 2015 - 11:01am •
This year marks the thirtieth anniversary of women’s constitutional equality rights.
June 3, 2015 - 3:07pm •
Canadian Research Institute for the Advancement of Women, CRIAW, would like to hold a focus group with PSAC sisters on Women and Changing Public Services   Thursday, June 25, 2015 from 5:30 - 7:00 pm PSAC Vancouver Regional Office 200 - 5238 Joyce Street, Vancouver BC (buzz 201)   If you can participate, please RSVP to kimballd@psac.com no later than June 23, 2015. (Please note that the facilitator for the focus group has asked that the group meet in person, rather than via phone)
April 21, 2015 - 8:41pm •
This is an exciting time to be part of the Vote Child Care 2015 campaign! With the hard work of activists and advocates, parents, ECEs and community members from across Canada, we see child care and family policy becoming a key election issue.  Now we build momentum. The goal of the Vote Child Care 2015 campaign is to firmly make child care an election issue, and take action to ensure the next federal government delivers universal, quality child care that is affordable for all families in Canada.
March 4, 2015 - 7:54pm •
PSAC members have much to be proud of: our union has led the path for women’s equality and human rights for the last 35 years. This International Women’s Day, we celebrate our members and the victories we’ve won for women.
December 8, 2014 - 9:47am •
A permanent reminder of the tragic events of Dec. 6, 1989, was unveiled Saturday at Holland Point Park, and the brother of one of the victims was there to see it, thanks to the efforts of PSAC's Victoria Regional Women's Committee.
December 5, 2014 - 1:49pm •
Vancouver - The British Columbia Federation of Labour and the Public Service Alliance of Canada are sponsoring a candlelight vigil at Holland Park in Surrey on December 6th, the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women in Canada.This year, December 6th marks the 25th anniversary of the murder of 14 women at the École Polytechnique in Montreal.
December 5, 2014 - 1:47pm •
Victoria - The Public Service Alliance of Canada Victoria Regional Women’s Committee is sponsoring a candlelight vigil at Holland Park in Victoria on December 6th, the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women in Canada.This year, December 6th marks the 25th anniversary of the murder of 14 women at the École Polytechnique in Montreal.  The Public Service Alliance of Canada Victoria Regional Women’s Committee and the City of Victoria will unveil a permanent memorial to their memory.
November 28, 2014 - 10:57am •
(Ottawa) Domestic violence is following people to work, has a significant impact on performance, and is in some cases resulting in job loss, according to survey results released by the labour movement and Western University today.

Pages

Subscribe to

Upcoming Regional Womens Committees Events

Richmond Women's Resource Centre movie night September 7, 2017 • Richmond
Vancouver Regional Womens Committee meeting October 4, 2017 • Vancouver
Vancouver Regional Womens Committee meeting November 15, 2017 • Vancouver

Regional Womens Committees Sub Topics