Threats to Health Care, It's Your Business in Duncan, BC

Wednesday, March 11, 2015 - 19:00

A frank discussion about what health care cuts will mean to you and to our community.

Your Cowichan Valley chapter of the Council of Canadians is holding a town hall meeting next Wednesday called Threats to Health Care, It's Your Business.

Event details

What: Threats to Health Care, It's Your Business
When: Wednesday, March 11, 7:00-9:00 p.m.
Where: Duncan United Church Hall, 246 Ingram St, Duncan (map)

Speakers

  • Jo Salken, B.C. Nurses' Union, about health care privatization and the Health Accord
  • Chris Vanlambalgen, B.C. Nurses' Union, about hospital cutbacks and the effects on patient care

The event is free though donations are gratefully accepted. Refreshments will be available.

The Cowichan Valley chapter of the Council of Canadians meets once a month to discuss issues of local importance, like our food and water sustainability, as well as national issues such as health care, foreign trade deals, and human rights issues. I'd love to welcome you to our next meeting on March 10 from 7:00-9:00 p.m. at Volunteer Cowichan in the basement of Duncan City Hall.

For World Water Day, please join us to watch Return of the River, a film about the removal of the dam on the Elwha River near Port Angeles, Washington. The screening will take place in the Cowichan library meeting room on Sunday, March 15 at 2:00 p.m.

For more information on any of these events, please contact me at 250-748-2444.

Contact Donna Cameron at 250-748-2444 or Kelly Woywitka on Facebook.