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Say no to privatising social work for children

"Social workers will be rightly concerned that their jobs could be transferred to contractors like Serco or G4S," says Ms Wakefield. "We need as many social work staff as possible to respond to the […]

Article on the UNISON National site.

Doncaster care workers vow to fight on

UNISON members at Care UK in Doncaster vow to fight on at Good Friday strike rally

Article on the UNISON National site.

Health conference backs strike action over pay

UNISON delegates call for strike ballot as part of major campaign for pay, a properly-funded NHS and to protect services – starting with a day of protest on 5 June

Article on the UNISON National site.

Have your say on our future

European Parliament and local council elections are taking place on 22 May: make sure you are registered to vote

Article on the UNISON National site.

UNISON calls for higher education race equality charter

UNISON has submitted evidence to the Equality Challenge Unit on establishing a race equality charter mark for UK universities

Article on the UNISON National site.

Doncaster care workers strike again

UNISON members at Care UK in Doncaster are taking a further two days of strike action this week – and the branch has launched an appeal for donations to help support them

Article on the UNISON National site.

Fair Pay Fortnight kicks off

Fair Pay Fortnight kicks off today, with events and activity planned around the UK to reiterate the case for a fairer wage settlement

Article on the UNISON National site.

Higher education members strike for fair pay

UNISON members have been on strike today with their colleagues in UCU, Unite and EIS, for fair pay and for the lowest-paid to take home a living wage

Article on the UNISON National site.

Get creative in fighting racism

Show Racism the Red Card’s 2014 schools competition is now open to celebrate anti-racism work that has been developed by young people

Article on the UNISON National site.

National young members weekend

16-18 May: a great chance to meet, work, and socialise with other young members and learn some key skills

Article on the UNISON National site.

Debtline now open 24/7

Money worries don’t go away at night: neither do we

Article on the UNISON National site.

Government accused over higher education

UNISON tells TUC that government commitment to higher education is undermined by calls for universities to find new methods of funding

Article on the UNISON National site.

UNISON leads TUC call for ‘a fairer Britain’

UNISON call marks opening of this year’s TUC congress in Bournemouth

Article on the UNISON National site.

UNISON urges members to lobby their MPs over new ‘gagging law’

New law threatens to gag charities, NGOs, blogs, think-tanks, trade unions and other campaigning organisations by severely restricting how much money they can spend on political campaigning in the year running up to a general election

Article on the UNISON National site.

How is austerity affecting the LGBT community?

Help our research to uncover the effect austerity is having, whether you are an LGBT service user or working providing services

Article on the UNISON National site.