Canadian Hearing Society – CUPE Local 2073 needs YOU!!

As you are aware CUPE Local 2073 has been on strike as of March 06, 2017.

They represent 227 counsellors, literacy instructors, audiologists, speech language pathologists, interpreters/interpreter trainers, clerical support, program coordinators, program assistants, information technology specialists, and other staff at 24 Canadian Hearing Society offices across Ontario, they have been without a contract since 2013.  


Not only that, no wage increases either and the employer is demanding major roll backs to health benefits!

CUPE Local 2073 have many potential picket locations and few members to cover them all. Anything you can do to get locals in your area out to support their picket lines would be appreciated.

Please check the CUPE Area offices for updates as the picket times may change.

The Area office contact information is included with each listed CHS location.

Please click link Picket Locations.

If you need more information please contact provincial picket captain Ana Borges at

Any financial donations would be appreciated. 

Make cheque out to:    

CUPE Local 2073 – Strike Fund

 Send cheque to:

c/o CUPE London Area Office

101-350 Oxford Street W, London, ON N6H 1T3

Equally important is to encourage members, their families and friends to show their support for CUPE Local 2073 by emailing Canadian Hearing Society – Julia Dumanian at and tell her that you support workers in the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Community.