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A Message to Saskatchewan Parents and Students

News Release
Conciliation meetings between teachers and the government have concluded. Saskatchewan Teachers’ Federation President Samantha Becotte has issued the following statement.

Things You Should Know About Your STF Benefits…

Pension & Benefits
If you are planning a vacation or planning to retire, we have some important information for you. We also have an explanation about benefits for those of you who use breathing machines.

STF’s Optional Life Insurance Plan Can Help Protect You and Your Family

Pension & Benefits
Portaplan offers affordable term life, dependant life and accident insurance to Saskatchewan teachers and their families.

You’re Required To Apply for the Saskatchewan Special Support Program

Pension & Benefits
The Members’ Health Plan, like most health plans, is designed to cover the portion of prescription drugs that isn’t covered under a provincial drug program. If you receive a letter from Green Shield advising that you need to apply for the SSP, follow these steps to avoid the suspension of your prescription drug benefits.

Relaxation Tips for Better Sleep

Pension & Benefits
ComPsych, the STF's Member and Family Assistance Plan provider, offers some tips for better sleep.

Your Member and Family Assistance Plan: More than Just Counselling

Pension & Benefits
Your Member and Family Assistance Plan has so much to offer. Whether it’s legal or financial advice, health coaching or even home renovations, start your journey with the MFAP!

GreenShield Now Administering Your Coordination of Benefits Information

Pension & Benefits
If you or your dependants have coverage under another health or dental plan in addition to your teacher benefit plans, the process to update your coordination of benefits information just got easier.

Mini Rally for Public Education Gathers at Minister of Education’s Door

News Release
Today, about 1,000 people brought their concerns for public education to the constituency office of the Honourable Jeremy Cockrill, MLA for The Battlefords and Minister of Education. They are calling for the Minister to reverse nearly a decade of underfunding in public schools and invest in the resources that students across Saskatchewan desperately need to support their learning.

Media Invited to Join Mini Rally – North Battleford

Media Advisory
Media are invited to join teachers, parents, students and other concerned citizens for a mini rally in North Battleford, calling on the Government of Saskatchewan to provide adequate funding and support for publicly funded schools.