North Ayrshire becomes latest local authority to put its name to union’s Ethical Care Charter, committing itself to standards for home care services and working conditions
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Omar Ramadan has severe haemophilia – a disorder that impairs the body’s ability to control blood clotting – and he cares for his mother who has Alzheimer’s.
East Midlands council signs up to quality care and fair pay during National Carers’ Week
‘The cuts have shattered our enthusiasm’
MPs praise UNISON’s campaign to support care workers who are ‘illegally’ under paid
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Polly Smith is a homecare worker
Three quarters of councils continue to insist on 15-minute homecare visits for elderly and disabled people, UNISON reveals
UNISON has revealed today that 74% of local authorities in England are still limiting homecare visits for their elderly, ill and disabled residents to just 15 minutes.