Who We Are

The Syndicat associatif des autonome du Quebéc is a union for freelancers. We are a diverse group of freelancers who have come together to take control of our working lives, support each other through mutual aid, and increase wages in our industries.


Our union is open to all types of freelancers across all types of industries, including temporary workers, independent and dependent contractors, undocumented workers, artists and crafts people. 


S'ATTAQ is a proud local of the Industrial Workers of the World, a union with over 100 years of experience, consistency, and dependability in the fight for workers rights.


What We Do

Organizing freelancers to improve our conditions

Reclaiming your unpaid invoices

Helping each other to resolve disputes with clients

Providing educational workshops

Getting dependent contractors their full rights as employees

Networking and job sharing


Our Campaigns

S'ATTAQ is a non-hierarchical organization, so this means anyone is welcome to bring ideas for projects and campaigns.

​Get in touch with us or come along to a meeting to find out how to make it happen!

Game Workers

We are actively organizing with our members in game studios to improve working conditions and change the industry for the better.

Sex Workers

The Sex Workers Industry Movement (SWIM) is a Montréal based project looking to protect and defend workers rights in the sex work industry. 


Journalists everywhere are facing an increasingly difficult and competitive industry. S'ATTAQ is working to change this and bring journalists together.


Knowledge is power and popular education is the way to get there. We host free workshops on a range of issues affecting freelancers. Have an idea for a workshop?

Reclaim Your Pay

Primarily using direct action methods, we work together with other freelancers to reclaim unpaid money from clients. Lost earnings or want to get involved?

Reclaim Your Respect

Are you facing discrimination or harassment as freelancer? Contact us to find out how we can help you to reclaim your respect.


Contact S'ATTAQ

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Our office:

3340 Ontario St E, Montreal, Quebec H1W 1P7