Villa Facilities Reach Agreement

Villa Health Care Facilities represented by UFCW Local 1189 have reached an agreement on a new contract with the employer.  Villa took over facilities previously owned by Fortis, (formerly aka Extendicare).  The homes reaching agreement are Galtier, Rose of Sharon, and New Brighton Health and Rehab (both S&M and LPN contracts). Members will be voting on a 4% increase and benefits for both full and part-time. Final drafts of the Agreement will be available prior to the vote. Voting times will be announced shortly. Congratualtions and thank you to the negotiating committee of members from all three facilities on reaching an agreement.