President's Message week 14

Week 14

Maternity/Parental Leave


If you are pregnant or planning to take a parental leave please contact Cindy Scholten either by phone at 519-835-0249 or email at cindy.scholten@d18.osstf.ca



OTIP Benefits for LTO Members


We are planning a zoom meeting for LTO members for Wednesday, December 9th, 2020 at 6:30 pm. please RSVP to Cheryl.lampkin@d18.osstf.ca. Please RSVP by Tuesday, December 8th. Space is limited to the first 25 members. If more people express interest we will look at an additional date.


This meeting is for any LTO member either already receiving benefits, currently enrolling, or interested in learning more.



Inclement Weather


The information shared on Monday night about inclement weather and procedures came from the board memo for Support staff. The inclement weather memos for the 2020-2021 school year were posted in UGshare on November 20, 2020. Please log into UGShare to access the inclement weather folder to review the memo.

Upper Grand Employee Assistance Program

If you are finding yourself or a family member or a colleague is needing additional support or resources please refer to the board's employee and family assistance program. This service is free and confidential. The board is not given the names of members who are using the service. It has been a challenging year with COVID and many of us are dealing with other challenges unrelated to COVID. This resource may be of help to members who need it.

Access the Upper Grand District School Board’s Employee & Family Assistance Program 24/7 by phone, web or mobile app 1-800-387-4765 | www.workhealthlife.com

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