COVID-19 News, Posts, and Resources

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Find all COVID-19 related posts and news items from UFCW Locals 175 & 633 here in one spot.

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Since early 2020, your Union has been actively working to represent and fight for the rights of the members across the province who are working on the frontlines of this pandemic.

From healthcare to retail grocery and pharmacy; from meat processing and food production to emergency services; from manufacturing to hospitality and services; the Members of UFCW Locals 175 & 633 have stepped up to keep the province and this country moving forward, and to keep people fed and cared for throughout the challenges brought by COVID-19.

This page contains all of the pandemic-related items – news releases, articles, social media, resources and more – that the Union has published since March 2020.

Find COVID-19 info, resources, & government support.

For information specific to your workplace, including any grievances on matters related to COVID-19, you should contact your Union Representative.

If you have any other questions or concerns about work, your collective agreement, or need assistance accessing government resources or supports, please reach out to your Union Representative as well.

You can use our search feature, send an email to membership@ufcw175.com or call 1-800-565-8329.

Media Coverage


Here are some of the media stories the Local Union, UFCW, and Members have been mentioned in.

Social Media


The Local Union publishes news releases, many blogs, new items, Member profiles and much more to Facebook and Instagram regularly. You can also find us on Twitter and YouTube as well.

Plus, check out the video below to see a quick video on the pandemic premium campaign many members took part in last year to #KeepPandemicPay.

COVID-19 News & Information

COVID-19 News & Posts

News releases, articles, ratified collective agreements containing pandemic language, and more

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