United We Heal

“I’m here because I’m mad as hell and I’m not going to take it anymore,” said New Jersey Gov.

Sharon McLean, a residential counselor with SERV Centers of New Jersey in Mercer County, knows well the challenges workers like her face in trying to organize a union.

Last week, residential counselors and maintenance employees for SERV Centers of New Jersey in Mercer County held a rally for a fair contract.

Almost two years since overwhelmingly winning their election, residential counselors and maintenance employees for SERV Centers of New Jersey in Mercer County held a rally for a fair contract.

Across New Jersey, behavioral health workers are coming together to have a voice on the job for themselves, their clients and the very future of the state. We need to send a clear message that in support of addressing the inequities that are at the root of the industry’s staffing crisis, giving these workers a protected voice and increasing funding transparency so we can build a behavioral health system to be proud of.

The House of Representatives has introduced H.R. 3, the Lower Drug Costs Now Act, which will give the federal government the power to negotiate directly with prescription drug corporations for lower prices for all of us. Click here to call Congress and urge them to pass this legislation now.

Labor Peace is Here for New Jersey Behavioral Health Workers