Welcome to CUPE Local 523

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LOCAL 523 Unit Chair & Steward Contact Information:

TPCS, Bob Crozier, tpcs@cupe523.com, 778-212-3777,  TPCS – Contact List

NOYFSS, Craeg Pohorelic, noyfss@cupe523.com, 250-260-1758,  NOYFSS Contact List

Acting SD53, Kristopher Keith, unit53@cupe523.com, 778-931-0089,  Unit53-Contacts List

SD67, Tammy Carter, unit67@cupe523.com, 250-462-3343,  Unit67 Contacts List

SD83, Roni Ault, unit83@cupe523.com, 250 699-2640,  Unit83 Contact List

Mental Health Resources & Social Support
  • Crisis Centre: 1-800-SUICIDE (1-800-784-2433)
  • 310-Mental Health Support: 310 6789
  • B.C. 211 hotline for seniors: Call 2-1-1
  • Nurse’s Hotline: 8-1-1
  • Kid’s Help Phone 1-800-668-6868
  • Alcohol & Drug Information & Referral Service: 1-800-663-1441


As a CUPE member, you are part of the largest Union in Canada. CUPE represents workers in health care, public schools, municipalities, libraries, universities, social services, public utilities, transportation, emergency services, and airlines.

CUPE Local 523 Structure

CUPE 523 has two community social services Units and three school district Units

Our Community Social Service Units are:

Our School District Units are: