Tahir’s youth mission

Peterborough youth worker is a Local Service Champion and has been honoured by the Queen

Communicating our cause

Campaigning is vital to UNISON’s cause

Social Worker of the Year Awards

Nominations close at midnight on Friday 19 July

Here comes summer!

June was another busy month for the union – more victories for our members, and conferences in Liverpool

Help to get comfortable with numbers

Work in schools and want to brush up on your number skills? UNISON has a partnership to help

Pride and protest

UNISON LGBT+ group joins Pride parade in London to celebrate, to show solidarity and to protest against continuing bigotry and intolerance

Bradford hospital staff strike to stay in the NHS

Picket lines mark the start of seven days of action against plans to transfer members to a wholly owned subsidiary private company

UNISON sign at the union's centre in London

Newly elected NEC gets down to business

Local government funding and Brexit dominate debates at first business meeting

School staff win living wage

Lowest paid support staff receive at least £9 an hour in Cheshire West from the start of this month

UNISON sign at the union's centre in London

Local government SGE by-election

Nominations open on 15 July and close on 23 August for Eastern and Greater London female seats

Another university signs up to living wage

South Wales accreditation means all workers on campus, including those employed by contractors, will earn at least £9 an hour

Inspiring the next generation of allied health professions

The Wow Show – showcasing AHP careers to young people

Fighting sexual harassment and standing up for disabled workers

The final debates at national conference witnessed passionate debates on sexual harassment in the workplace and raising the profile of disabled members

Conference sets campaigning tasks on universal credit

Speakers talk of the devastation caused by Conservative attacks on benefits and the most vulnerable in society

UNISON urges an end to the ‘ongoing crisis in social care’

‘A decade of austerity has ravaged social care’, conference delegates are told