As you will know, social care services that support older people (aged over 65) – mainly homecare, residential care and, day care services – are vital for them to live independent and happier lives at home and in their communities.
UNISON is proud that we were the lead union in the campaign to stop the government from introducing a ban on members paying their union subscriptions directly from their pay packets (i.e. Check-off/DOCAS). Following a high profile campaign by
On Sunday 4 October, the Conservative party will open their annual conference in Manchester. After five years of austerity, falling living standards, pay freezes and huge cuts to public services, a new parliament won’t offer a fresh start to working
Local government members in England, Wales and Northern Ireland are to be consulted on the employers’ 1% pay offer. The union’s NJC committee of local government negotiators meeting today, voted to make a strong statement highlighting how far the offer
UNISON, the largest union for local government workers, is today (16 Jan) writing to all councillors in England, Wales and Northern Ireland, outlining the human stories behind the three year long local government pay freeze. The union is appealing to councillors to use their influence to pressure employers for a thaw.