Two years on, the world has changed. As government priorities change with it, let’s make sure people are put first.

There’s a lot that the Canadian government got right during the pandemic – like billions in emergency benefits, sick leave and progress on universal child care. But there’s a lot that they haven’t acted on too. As we begin the road to recovery, it’s important that we continue to advocate for the issues that matter most to workers and their families.

Join thousands of people from across Canada who are scheduling virtual meetings with their MPs. Below you will find all the tools you need to ensure a successful meeting – including training videos, policy explainers, lobbying guides and more.

In the news

The recent confidence-and-supply agreement between the Government and the NDP promises action on a number of critical issues – but what exactly does it mean?

Setting the record straight

Learn how to talk about the benefits of the agreement with your friends, family and fellow workers.

Book a meeting with your MP

Use this simple tool and follow the script to schedule a virtual lobby meeting with your MP.

Download the Activist guide

You’ll find everything you need in the activist guide. From how to prepare and how to present, when you plan a meeting with your MP.

Guide to using Zoom

Whether you’re a zoom pro or a beginner, learning the basics always helps.

Watch a training video

We’re here to help you build that confidence to lobby. It’s simple! Watch these videos to learn how to tell your story and influence decision-makers to take action.

Feedback survey

In a post-pandemic reality, what needs to change to make things more fair for everybody? Take our survey and help us define the next phase of the Forward Together campaign.

Recent News

Grocery greedflation leaves families paying more for food

Bruske: Corporate concentration drives up food prices as a few companies occupy an outsized market share OTTAWA––As Canadian families struggle to afford their grocery bill and as profits for grocery chains grow, Canada’s unions are calling on governments to take action on greedflation and the role it has played fuelling the ongoing inflation crisis. “Rising prices on family essentials is…
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Statement by Bea Bruske: We must work to avoid a recession that would put many working families at risk

Bea Bruske, President of the Canadian Labour Congress, released the following statement after meeting between the Bank of Canada Governor and a delegation of representatives of the labour movement: “Canada’s unions were pleased to have the opportunity to meet with the Governor and Deputy Governors from the Bank of Canada and brief them on the realities facing workers and their…
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To achieve gender equality, Canada’s decision makers must prioritize investments in care

Canada’s unions are marking Gender Equality Week by calling on the federal government to reduce and redistribute women’s unpaid care work and help fix Canada’s broken care systems. “Investments in care are essential if we’re going to reduce and redistribute women’s unpaid work and pave the way for women to take on paid work, or to access education or training,”…
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