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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 ...

March 5, 2013 - 12:28pm •
International Women's Day is coming up soon and we thought we would highlight a booklet produced by the PSAC Programs Section which outlines some of the negative effects the Conservative government's policies have on women in Canada.
March 5, 2013 - 9:05am •
International Women's Day is March 8th. PSAC Women in BC are hosting or participating in events around the Province - here's a list at our events calendar.Did we miss something? Email BraggP@psac-afpc.com and we'll add it to the calendar.
February 7, 2013 - 1:17pm •
A busy few months for PSAC Women. Towards the end of 2012 we had our National Equity meetings. It was wonderful to be a part of this as we formulated the first National Human Rights Conference for next fall. 
January 29, 2013 - 10:11am •
PSAC National President Robyn Benson appeared before the Standing Committee on the Status of Women Jan. 29 on sexual harassment in the federal public service. She told the committee the difficult and protracted complaint process may keep victims from filing complaints. Benson asked for improvements in the complaint process and for the government to reaffirm its commitment to eliminating sexual harassment and other forms of discrimination and violence against women, and for a national action plan on violence against women
January 17, 2013 - 12:28pm •
One in Three women on the planet will be raped or beaten in her lifetime. One billion women violated is an atrocity. One billion women dancing is a revolutionOn V-Day’s 15th Anniversary, 14 February 2013, we are inviting one billion women and those who love them to walk out, rise up, and demand an end to this violence. One Billion Rising will move the earth, activating women and men across every country. V-Day wants the world to see our collective strength, our numbers, our solidarity across borders.
December 6, 2012 - 1:03pm •
In a recent poll, women were less likely to say BC is "heading in the right direction" under Christy Clark's leadership than men - read more at vancouversun.com. What do you think? Let us know at braggp@psac.com
December 5, 2012 - 3:43pm •
VICTORIA- The Public Service Alliance of Canada Victoria Regional Women's Committee is sponsoring a candlelight vigil in Victoria on December 6th, the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women in Canada.Members of the public will gather to reflect on violence against women, call upon the federal government to announce a national action plan to deal with all forms of violence against women, and collect donations for local women's organizations.
November 30, 2012 - 2:27pm •
BC NDP Leader Adrian Dix spoke this week at the BC Federation of Labour Convention in Vancouver.“If the NDP and labour can come together to make us a better society, how can you object to that?”, said Lee Provost a PSAC/UNDE Sister.Sharon Brine, also a PSAC/UNDE member, said “To discount the votes of union households in the next election would be the biggest mistake of all.”
November 24, 2012 - 2:18pm •
Representatives from PSAC Women's Committees in BC meet via conference call and in person from time to time. Download the minutes of these meetings below
November 20, 2012 - 2:12pm •
Here are the Regional Council reports presented at the November 2012 Regional Council meeting, as well as the Council Committee Terms of Reference and the meeting minutes.

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