December 1, 2023

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A Letter from Board Chair Bill Hall

We pride ourselves in being a member-led union. We use our voices to shape the future of SEIU Local 1000, and in a broader sense, we impact the lives of all working people.

I hope you’ll consider becoming a delegate to the SEIU International Convention next May, in Philadelphia, where representatives of SEIU locals from across the nation gather to advance the issues most important to working people: a living wage, safe and secure jobs, and equity and equality for all, on the job, at home, and in our communities.

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Informational sessions scheduled for California City Correctional Facility (CAC) Closure

The California City Correctional Center (CAC) is scheduled to close on March 31, 2024. Your union has been working carefully to mitigate the affected workers.

SEIU Local 1000 will be holding virtual information sessions in the coming weeks, via Zoom, to share information on the State Restrictions in Appointments (SROA) phase of the facility closure.

There will be four, one-hour sessions held on the following dates and times:

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You’re invited to the Grand Opening of our new LA office in Norwalk

Union offices are a hub for represented employees and the community to gather. Whether we are rallying around issues in our workplaces or hosting events for the public, we are bringing attention to the needs of state workers across California. With a significant portion of the state workforce working and living in the Los Angeles region, we are excited to announce the opening of our new SEIU Local 1000 Norwalk Office.

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School for the Deaf educator to testify at State Capitol next week on Accessibility

Equality in accessibility and working conditions for disabled workers is a closely-held value at SEIU Local 1000, and we’re making a case for improving our rights next week at the State Capitol.

 Assembly member Liz Ortega is hosting a hearing of the Select Committee on Opportunities and Barriers for People with Disabilities in the Workplace on December 5 at 1:00 p.m. in Sacramento.