Events & Notices

Local 97 General Membership Meeting – January 15, 2019

The will be a General Membership Meeting held at Toronto Rehabilitation Institute (Lecture Theatre 550 University Ave) on January 15 from 1300-1530h. Click here for details.

2019 Meeting Dates Now Available

Local 97’s 2019 General Membership Meeting dates are now available. Click here to see the complete calendar including dates and locations.

Call for Nominations – 2018 Local Elections

In accordance with ONA Constitution, Bylaw V, Local 97 will be holding elections for all positions in the Local and Bargaining Units. The election will be held on the following dates:

Tuesday, October 30th 2018 (For all positions except Site Coordinator TG/TW)

Tuesday, November 6th (For Site Coordinator TG/TW if needed)

Nomination forms will only be available from the members of the Local Election Committee and should be returned in person (email only to the election chair) to a member of the Election Committee by noon of the close date (October 7th 2018.)

Click here for complete details on the election process including contact information for your local election committee members.

Select your workplace from the list below to see what positions we need to fill:

University Health Network, Toronto General and Toronto Western Hospitals

University Health Network, Princess Margaret Hospital (RNs)

University Health Network, Princess Margaret Hospital (MRTTs)

Toronto Rehabilitation Institute


ONA has launched a new workplace violence website

Visit to learn more about ONA’s efforts to end workplace violence against nurses and other health professionals and access valuable tools and resources.

RNs, Be Proud and Wear White on Wednesdays!

In an effort to raise public awareness of the RN shortage plaguing our health-care system, ONA is encouraging members to join nurses across Canada who are wearing white on Wednesdays to stand out and stand up for their patients and their profession.

If you haven’t already done so, visit the ONA eStore to find a selection of “Wear White”, ONA-branded clothing including white scrub tops and black bottoms.