When: Tuesday, August 4, 2015, 1:00 PM to 1:30 PM (EDT)

Where: RA Centre Clark Room 2451 Riverside Drive Ottawa, Ontario K1H 7X7

Who: Jean-Guy Soulière, Spokesperson for the Canadian Coalition for Retirement Security, with representatives from several organizations.

  • Aboriginal Veterans Autochtones
  • Air Canada Pionairs
  • Armed Forces Pensioners’/Annuitants’ Association of Canada
  • Bell Pensioners’ Group
  • Canadian Association of Retired Teachers
  • Canadian Association of Veterans in United Nations Peacekeeping
  • Canadian Federation of Pensioners
  • Canadian Labour Congress
  • Canadian Merchant Service Guild
  • Canadian Naval Air Group
  • Canadian Peacekeeping Veterans Association
  • Canadian Union of Postal Workers
  • CBC Pensioners National Association
  • Congress of Union Retirees of Canada
  • Council of Senior Citizens’ Organizations of British Columbia
  • Maritime Air Veterans Association
  • National Association of Federal Retirees
  • National Pensioners Federation
  • Newfoundland and Labrador Coalition of Pensioners, Retirees, and Seniors Organizations
  • Public Service Alliance of Canada
  • RCMP Veterans’ Association
  • The Professional Institute of the Public Service of Canada
  • UNIFOR

Details:

The Canadian Coalition for Retirement Security is comprised of 23 organizations, associations, veterans groups, unions, and seniors groups that share a common vision – that public and private sector employers must honour existing pension commitments to pensioners, veterans, and employees.

On Tuesday, August 4, the Coalition will announce its campaign to push for legislation to protect the earned pension benefits of public and private sector employees and retirees.

For more information, please contact:

Sayward Montague Chair, Canadian Coalition for Retirement Security Steering Committee

Office: 613-745-2559, extension 238

Mobile : 613-404-4554

Email: smontague@fsna.com