Government of New Brunswick - Social Development - Latest News Government of New Brunswick - Social Development - Latest News en Campbellton Nursing Home under a local board of directors The Campbellton Nursing Home is back in the hands of a local board of directors. The home had been placed under the management of a provincially-appointed trustee last year to improve the operation of the 85-bed facility. Thu, 06 Aug 2020 09:44:00 -0400 Amendments made to essential worker wage top-up program The provincial government has made amendments to the federally funded essential worker wage top-up program. The program now includes private sector home care support workers and early learning and childcare enhanced support workers who provide direct client care. Tue, 14 Jul 2020 09:20:00 -0400 Tentative agreement reached with CUPE nursing home workers A tentative collective agreement has been reached between the New Brunswick Association of Nursing Homes and the New Brunswick Council of Nursing Home Unions, which represents members of the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) at 51 of the province’s 68 nursing homes. Wed, 27 May 2020 16:03:00 -0400 New Brunswickers urged to take care of their mental health Mental health is on the minds of many people as a global pandemic continues to affect their daily lives. Thu, 07 May 2020 14:28:00 -0400 Third project under Healthy Seniors Pilot Project announced The provincial and federal governments have announced the third project from round one of the Healthy Seniors Pilot Project. Fri, 06 Mar 2020 12:05:00 -0400 Thu, 06 Aug 2020 09:44:00 -0400