Tri-Counties

The Tri-Counties region represents 8,000 public service workers in Ventura, Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo counties. Tri-County members maintain safe beaches and harbors, ensure the safety and quality of our nation’s fruits and vegetables, in addition to providing quality public services to 22 cities and special districts.

We won a tremendous victory by championing quality, affordable healthcare for all Americans!

When tens of millions were threatened with the loss of their healthcare coverage, hundreds of thousands were threatened with the loss of their jobs, and tens of thousands were threatened with the loss of their lives, we fought back!

When we fight we win!

It's time to extend whistleblower protections to nurses.

On March 28 we're going to Sacramento to extend whistleblower protections to nurses.

We refuse to allow anyone to be put in the position of having to choose between the safety of their patients and their job! 

Join us on 3/23 for a Day of Action to protect jobs & health:

On Thursday, March 23rd, SEIU 721 members are taking the day off for a Day of Action to protect jobs and health care.


Tri-Counties Members and Community Stand Up to Make Oxnard a Safe City

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In response to draconian anti-immigrant measures being enacted nationwide by the Trump Administration, over 400 SEIU Local 721 members joined community activists and concerned families at last night's Oxnard City Council meeting to demand that authorities make Oxnard a "Safe City" for all people living there.

Human Services Agency Workload Committee Election Results Are In!

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Your unity and participation are the foundation for a strong workplace that helps provide vital social services for our community.

Tri-Counties Region Gears Up to Bargain Good Contracts

Workers in Cities and District Looking to Restore Vital Services

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Clockwise from top left: 721 members Antonio and Jon keeping parks running; 721 member leader Marcia Rutledge keeping Conejo parks safe; City of Thousand Oaks members at Hill Canyon Treatment plant; and City of Simi Valley members and families at a city council action.

SEIU 721 members in cities and districts across the Tri-Counties region are gearing up for bargaining campaigns to restore vital services, to make their communities healthier and safer and to win fair contracts with affordable healthcare and retirement security.

We did it! Steve Knight CD25 Town Hall in Palmdale on March 4th - Doors open @ 7:45 AM

Because we put the pressure on, Congressman Steve Knight will hold a town hall on Saturday, March 4th at the Chimbole Cultural Center in Palmdale!

Processions & Vigils to Protect Healthcare in Lancaster & Fullerton

In a peaceful demonstration, concerned patients, providers and community members walked from 38th St W and Paddock Way, to Knight's Lancaster home, and from Hiltscher Park to Royce's Fullerton home, on Thursday evening, to deliver a clear message to the Congressmen about the harm they have wrought.

Emergency Processions & Vigils in Fullerton & Lancaster on February 23

Ed Royce and Steve Knight refuse to meet with us, so we have to take our stories to their doorsteps.  


Congressmen Royce and Knight voted to defund and repeal our country's healthcare system without a plan to replace it. This means all of us are going to pay more for fewer benefits and less coverage.


Because Congressmen Royce and Knight voted to repeal the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, 5 million in California will lose health coverage, and 334,000 in the Golden State will lose jobs.


With no coverage but the emergency room, every year, 43,956 Americans will die.

The Names Are In! Ventura County HSA Workload Committee Vote

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Our unity and participation are the foundation for a strong workplace that helps raise up our members and strengthen our community.

National Call-In Day: Take Action February 14th

Tuesday, February 14th is National Call-In Day! Please join us in demanding that Congress put people before politics. 

Anti-worker. Anti-union. Pro-corporation. Pro-1%. Gorsuch is wrong for the Supreme Court, and wrong for America!

Donald Trump attacked us when he nominated Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court. 


In the words of SEIU International President, Mary Kay Henry, "this is a step backwards for every American who wants a good job, the opportunity for a better life for their family, and a real voice in our economy and democracy."


If Gorsuch is confirmed, the Supreme Court will rule against the communities we serve by gutting the public sector, silencing worker voice, and doing away with collective bargaining.


Click here to tell Senators Diane Feinstein and Kamala Harris to stop Gorsuch!

County of Ventura - Get Healthy with SEIU 721 on President's Day! - 5k Walk/Run

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Join SEIU 721 members as we support the UFCW Local 770 Icaza Foundation at its 4th annual "Have a Healthy Day" 5k Walk/Run. Proceeds benefit Leukemia and local charities in our community.

Our unity and participation is the foundation for a healthier community.

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National Call-In Day: Take Action To Save The ACA

Today is National Call-In Day!Please join us in taking two actions:

SEIU 721 County of Ventura Members Advocate for Proposals that Lift Up Ventura County

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Members have a powerful voice and when we speak up we can affect real change, not just in our workplaces but also in our community.

On January 10th, members spoke up at the Board of Supervisors meeting and advocated for a vital set of common good proposals aimed at lifting up ALL of Ventura County.

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Tri-Counties Quick Links

Santa Maria Office
222 Carmen Ln.
Santa Maria, CA 93458
Phone Number: (805) 623-5256
Fax Number: (805) 623-5257
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Ventura Office
2472 Eastman Avenue #30
Ventura, CA 93003
Phone Number: (805) 650-4420
Fax Number: (805) 650-1028


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