New contract for Community Health workers

Jul 11, 2020

A contract between the healthcae members of 1199 SEIU and the Community Health Center of Buffalo has been unanimously approved by workers.

The agreement had been reached in early February, but the vote had to be delayed due to the Coronavirus. The 3-year contract provides for annual pay increases, tuition assistance and other benefits and is retroactive to February first.

The agreement covers 60 healthcare professionals working in Buffalo, Niagara Falls, Lockport and Cheektowaga.