The Superannuated Teachers of Saskatchewan is an organization of retired teachers who are dedicated to promoting the welfare of all superannuated teachers, and to maintaining the ties which bind them to fellow professionals.
The STS Office will be closed for the holiday season at noon on Friday, December 17, 2021 and will reopen January 4, 2022.
If you wish to make any changes to your STS Group Benefits Plan effective January 1, 2022, please make sure that your request is received in the STS Office prior to December 10, 2021.
HEALTH SPENDING ACCOUNT
The STS Provincial Executive has authorized the implementation of a $250 Health Spending Account per Extended Health and Dental Plan Member (Primary Plan Holder).
The STS Health Spending Account is available for Extended Health and Dental Plan members for the time period between July 1, 2021, and June 30, 2023.
A Health Spending Account can be used for health expenses allowed by the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA). Please see the CRA website under Eligible Medical Expenses.
For more information, see the Memo to Plan Members here as well as some Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs).
The STS office is open to the public.
In order to protect the health and safety of visitors and staff, we ask that you:
- wear a mask as you enter the building at 2311 Arlington Avenue
- please proceed directly to the STS Office
- use the available hand sanitizer upon entering the office
- wait in the hall if staff is seeing another member
- not enter the office if you are feeling unwell
Thank you for your cooperation!
National Association for Federal Retirees identifies as a top priority for the new government to ensure national standards in long-term care. Read more here: The first 100 days – Federal Retirees calls on the government to get moving.
The STS Regina Chapter is hosting via Zoom a series of monthly information sessions open to any member on a range of topics. There’s no cost to participate, but please send an email at least a week prior for each event firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Saskatoon Council on Aging (SCOA) is offering a number of interesting educational opportunities in November. For more information please see www.scoa.ca.
Wondering about how to use the Saskatchewan Blue Cross Mobile App? Watch this video for more information.
The STS has partnered in supporting the Saskatchewan Seniors Mechanism’s Home Supports Initiative that advocates for individuals being able to stay in their homes and communities as they age. For more information or to add your name to a list of persons who are committed to the Home Supports Initiative, please see Home – Saskatchewan Seniors Mechanism (skseniorsmechanism.ca). A recent Star Phoenix article on the Home Supports initiative can be found here.
The Superannuated Teachers of Saskatchewan Office is located in the Arbos Centre for Learning building at:
2311 Arlington Avenue
Saskatoon SK S7J 2H8
Office Hours: Monday – Friday 8:30 – Noon