State of Ohio Employees

SEIU District 1199’s State division represents nearly 4,000 workers in 18 different agencies.  These state agencies include the Ohio Board of Nursing, the Ohio Department of Aging, the Ohio Department of Development, the Ohio Department of Youth Services, The Ohio Department of Developmental Disabilities, the Ohio Medical Board, the Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services, the Ohio Pharmacy Board, the Ohio School for the Blind, the Ohio School for the Deaf, the Ohio Adult Parole Authority, the Ohio Department of Health, the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services, the Ohio Rehabilitation Services Commission, the Ohio Veterans Home, the Ohio Bureau of Worker’s Compensation and the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Corrections.

2012-2015 State of Ohio Collective Bargaining AgreementState of Ohio APC Minutes

Recent Victory: Reprimand Against State of Ohio Youth Services Worker Changed to Informal Discipline

Last week, a worker with the State of Ohio had a written reprimand dismissed. This recent case and others show the power of union members when they stand up for their rights. After receiving a written reprimand, a State of …

SEIU 1199 Member Resource Center Offers Enhanced Hours and Immediate Assistance

If you need assistance or information, call the Member Resource Center at 877-419-7348. Your new Member Resource Center has enhanced hours and is open Monday through Friday from 8:30 AM to 8:00 PM. If you need a copy of your contract, information …

SEIU 1199 State of Ohio Parole Officers Mobilize to Make Our Communities Safer

2017 Scholarship Winners

West Virginia Mason Anderson, son of Amy Anderson, American Red Cross Ivy Hurt, Cabell Huntington Hospital Alexis Saunders, daughter of Katherine Brunny, ResCare – West Virginia Kevin Simpkins, son of Megan Simpkins, Cabell Huntington Hospital Kentucky Abby Collins, daughter of …

Welcome Packet & Video for New 1199 Members

“Your Member Resource Center Has Your Back!”

The Member Resource Center The new SEIU District 1199 WV/KY/OH Member Resource Center has officially opened. The Member Resource Center can help you with getting a copy of your contract, Union orientation materials and welcome information, a form for filing a …

2017 SEIU District 1199 WKO Election Results

To view election results click on the link below. 2017 Results

District Officer and Executive Board Election Notice: Rhodes Tower Members

SEIU/District 1199       District Officer and Executive Board Election Ohio State Chapter Rhodes Tower Members          Date:            July 31, 2017   Time:           12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.   Location:      Basement Cafeteria                      Rhodes …

SEIU/1199 Election Materials – 2017

Please use the links below to view important information regarding the upcoming elections. By-Laws Change Vote Notification Final Election Schedule Candidates

Letter to Cincinnati State Chapter

Sisters and Brothers of the Cincinnati State Chapter, We wanted to take this opportunity to share some exciting and great news regarding the recent enforcement of your collective bargaining agreement through the grievance and arbitration procedure. Union member Rochell Prater …

Review the Lateset SEIU1199 & ODJFS APC Minutes

Click below to view past minutes.  

Statement on Southern Ohio Correctional Facility

In response to today’s picket at the Southern Ohio Correctional Facility, Service Employees International Union (SEIU) District 1199 Public Division Director Josh Norris issues the following statement:    “We stand in solidarity with our sisters and brothers of OCSEA protesting …

Legislative Update – 5/31/2017

Federal Minimum Wage– Senators Sanders and Murray and Representatives Scott and Ellison are going to introduce the Raise the Wage Act, the new federal minimum wage bill.  If enacted, this legislation would raise the federal minimum wage to $9.25 this year …

EDF Update

As of May 13, 2017, SEIU District 1199 has exhausted all funds for this fiscal year.  The fund will be replenished in July, when the new budget passes.

Legislative Update for May 22, 2017

Federal Budget Trump administration will release their budget blueprint on Tuesday, May 23, which will build on the “skinny budget” released in March.  There are indications that Tuesday’s Trump budget will propose an additional $800 billion in cuts over 10 years to means-tested, mandatory …

Benefits Open Enrollment

Benefits Open Enrollment is open and will continue through 7 p.m. May 26. No action is necessary if you do not have any changes to your medical, dental or vision coverage. If you plan to enroll in or change your …

Robert Reich: Why “Right to Work” is Wrong for Workers

District Officers and Executive Board Members Elections

SPECIAL NOTICE SEIU/District 1199 District Officers and Executive Board Members Elections CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE NOMINATING PETITION Pursuant to the By-Laws of SEIU/District 1199, The Health Care and Social Service Union, CTW, CLC, an election of District Officers and …

EDF Balance as of 4-15-2017

The balance remaining available as of 4-15-2017 is $39,931.02. As of 4-15-2017 92.74% of the FY 2017 funds have been used.

Tuition Remibursement Balance – 03/04/2017

Allocation $550,000.00 Expense $479,110.50 Balance $70,889.50