The Durham Catholic District School Board (DCDSB) Chapter of APSSP represents child and youth counsellors, communicative disorders assistants, an orientation and mobility specialist, psychologists, psychological associates, psychometrists, social workers/attendance counsellors, and speech and language pathologists.
Durham APSSP held its first union meeting with an executive of four on June 20th, 1984.
Our first Collective Agreement with DCDSB was established for the period starting in September 1984. Our current executive consists of nine members from across various disciplines. Chapter membership stands about 43. As of October 2008, DCDSB had a total of 24,456 students enrolled. This number consists of 15,618 elementary students and 8,838 secondary students. DCDSB has 39 elementary schools and seven secondary schools. The board also supports an adult Education Centre, a Catholic Return Ticket Program, a Continuing Education Centre, and a Learning to 18 Program.
PRESIDENT: Deanna Lindsey
VICE PRESIDENT NEGOTIATIONS: Stacy How
TREASURER: Joyce Thompson
PUBLIC REL: Shawna Mackellar / Sara Kydd
GRIEVANCE: Kristin Adamcewicz
SECRETARY: Joanne Matheson Walker
EXTERNAL AFFAIRS: Nicola Dunning
CONTACT NAME: Deanna Lindsay
PHONE: 1-866-455-5099 Ext. 4
WEBSITE: Durham Catholic District School Board