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January 2022

Hello members, happy new year. I hope you were all able to spend time with family and friends over the holidays and spend some time for yourselves. At home and in the workplace, the health and safety of our membership continues to be of utmost...

Pay Equity Committee

Pay Equity Committee

During a press release In July 2021, the Canadian government announced that the Pay Equity Act would come into effect in August 2021. The associated Pay Equity Regulations define how the act will be implemented. Amongst other things, the...

New contract awarded to administer the PSHCP

New contract awarded to administer the PSHCP

The Government of Canada has awarded a new contract for the administration of the Public Service Health Care Plan (PSHCP) to the Canada Life Assurance Company (Canada Life). Canada Life will begin processing PSHCP claims July 1, 2023, following a...

Office Closure 2021

Office Closure 2021

Please note the RCEA office will be closed during the holiday season from December 24 to January 3. We will reopen on Tuesday, January 4. In case of an urgent matter, please contact Cathie Fraser via email at cathie@rcea.ca. Best wishes to all for...

Season’s Greetings

Season’s Greetings

May you and your loved ones have a healthy and safe holiday season. The RCEA wishes you the best in 2022.

Phoenix general damages now open to retired and former RCEA members

Annual General Meeting Recording

Thank you to all our members who joined us on November 16th for the RCEA Annual General Meeting. For those who were unable to attend, or who would like to replay the meeting, you will be able to access a recording of the AGM at your convenience....

The RCEA recognizes Remembrance Day, November 11

The RCEA recognizes Remembrance Day, November 11

On this day, we honour those who have fought for our country and our freedom. The Red Poppy The familiar symbol of the poppy owes much of its fame to Canadian poet and soldier John McCrae. In Flanders Fields, McCrae’s best-known poem, was inspired...