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VACCA – Cold Drinks and Hot Topics

VACCA – Cold Drinks and Hot Topics

Social gathering for ASU members employed at VACCA All ASU members employed at VACCA are invited to come along to The Stolberg (197 Plenty Rd, Preston), on Thursday 12 July from 5:15pm. Come meet your ASU Organiser Kristy Lee Tyrrell and hear about the work your Union...
VACCA – Cold Drinks and Hot Topics

YSAS – Resi Change Process on Hold Until CEO Meets with Union

If you haven’t heard, there’s some proposed changes in YSAS Residential Withdrawal and Rehabilitation Units. These changes would shake up the rosters, reduce staffing overnight and remove shifts from lower paid workers. Around 50 of these workers recently signed a...
VACCA – Cold Drinks and Hot Topics

MIND – Termination of the Enterprise Agreement Halted!

Over the past 3 months, the ASU has been fighting to keep MIND from terminating the current Enterprise Agreement. By the ASU placing pressure on MIND both internally and externally, MIND has agreed not to terminate the Enterprise Agreement and instead negotiate for a...
VACCA – Cold Drinks and Hot Topics

Funding to Community Sector Organisations

Each year the Victorian Government increases funding to community sector organisations to account for increases in wages and other employment costs as well as the additional costs of meeting the needs of clients. The annual funding increase, or indexation, rarely...
ASU Community Sector Members Launch Campaigns

ASU Community Sector Members Launch Campaigns

Over the last couple of weeks, ASU members have come together to set the agenda across the community sector and for workers in Community Legal Centres. Community Legal Centres Campaign Launch First up ASU members working on Community Legal Centres gathered together at...