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Branch resources review – where we are so far

The review is making ‘good progress’ with a branch survey and in-depth research

News on the UNISON National site.

Influencing the Disability Strategy roundtable

Date
3 November 2020 5:00pm–6:30pm
Location
Online event

Influencing the Disability Strategy: post-COVID solutions to breaking down barriers for disabled workers UNISON and Disability Rights UK are holding a joint online event to discuss practical solutions to the barriers disabled workers face that could be included in the UK government’s proposed new Disability Strategy. The aim of the event is to try to […]

Event on the UNISON National site.

UNISON launches new casework system to help branches

Sign up for CaseWeb – UNISON’s new case management system for branches

Article on the UNISON National site.

Coronavirus: online learning update

New resources available for health and safety reps and care workers at our dedicated learning.unison.org.uk site

Article on the UNISON National site.

Record numbers join UNISON

“People are joining the union for advice and security at this worrying time,” notes Dave Prentis as growth this year tops 15,000

Article on the UNISON National site.

Supporting our reps and members online

Union learning and organising services offers web-based training for reps and learning opportunities for members

News on the UNISON National site.

Branch resources review makes progress

The review group, made up of 24 senior UNISON members, met for the third time on 6 February

Article on the UNISON National site.

Support pregnant UNISON members in casualised work

Union reps: take 10 minutes to fill in our survey

Article on the UNISON National site.

Branch resources review underway

Providing all branches with effective support and resources is UNISON’s ‘key priority’

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

How to get the vote out

Hints and tips for the last few days of the general election campaign from UNISON’s communications team

Article on the UNISON National site.

Knock knocking on voters’ doors

The election is everywhere and many UNISON members and activists, along with other Labour supporters, are out canvassing for Labour on the doorstep – here are some tips from experienced doorstepper David Arnold

Article on the UNISON National site.

Need help heating your home this winter?

UNISON’s welfare charity There for You is once again making grants available to help low paid members meet winter fuel bills – applications need to be made by 14 February

Article on the UNISON National site.

Reserved (low pay) seat threshold for 2020

The cut-off wage for election to reserved (low pay) seats in the union is now £10.63 an hour

News on the UNISON National site.

Blackpool hospital staff begin two-day strike

Private company Compass claims it can’t afford an 82p pay rise despite generating £1.7bn in profit and paying their boss £4.6m

Article on the UNISON National site.

Activists: an inspiration at the heart of our union

General secretary Dave Prentis takes inspiration from visit to Southampton District branch

Article on the UNISON National site.