Photo of Stella Quentin at work in an NHS11 call centre

‘Managers are bringing tea to us’: inside the 111 service during COVID-19

‘On Saturday, I got through 26 calls in six hours. And I think only three were non-coronavirus. Now it feels like a relief to get a non-COVID call.’

Protection equipment for care workers is essential, says UNISON

Christina McAnea urges staff to use new hotline for reporting kit issues

While you’re helping the nation, UNISON is working for you

Like its members, UNISON is working around the clock to allay the impact of the coronavirus

We must all abide by the lockdown rules, says UNISON

Staying at home will help health workers and all of us

Supporting our reps and members online

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

Failure to social distance ‘insulting to health and care staff’, says UNISON

Dave Prentis in public appeal on relieving virus burden

Blog: Our response is vital, impressive and truly humbling

Whatever comes next, we have to keep going. And I know we will

Don’t push key workers and the vulnerable to the back of the queue, says UNISON

More must be done to ensure public service workers don’t miss out on food basics

Coronavirus: UNISON helping members financially

UNISON’s dedicated welfare charity is still operating during the current health crisis and is asking branches for financial support

Coronavirus Bill must not force healthcare staff to the front line, says UNISON

Proper pay and protection needed for those who volunteer

Student nurses willing to help NHS but need proper support, says UNISON

Paid placements are key to support but training must continue

UNISON says thank you

UK’s biggest union publicly thanks members for tacking national emergency

Coronavirus germs

Unions want to work with ministers at this time of crisis

Government must act to ease anxiety about livelihoods

Ward nurses at Manor Hospital, Walsall

UNISON cancels annual health conference

NHS needs put before annual gathering

Sustained funding for nursing and NHS needed in Budget, says UNISON

Government must make it easier to recruit