Representation and benefits


  • Legal representation
  • Assistance in contractual & non-contractual related issues
  • Discipline appeals to SPB • Rejection on probation appeals to SPB
  • Merit appeals to SPB
  • AWOL appeals to CalHR
  • Insurance & assistance services
  • Affordable group rates & discounts
  • Scholarship opportunities
  • Purchasing Power
  • Home loans
  • Leadership & career development opportunities
  • A voice and a vote on negotiating your contract


  • You only receive assistance in contract related issues, such as grievances and arbitration
  • One-time union representation provided if you have an initial investigatory interview
  • No representation in discipline, rejection on probation, merit or AWOL appeals

Certain benefits are subject to eligibility requirements. Representation is subject to the policy file. For more information, please call the Member Resource Center, 866.471.SEIU (7348) or Click here to review SEIU Local 1000 Representation Policy.