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Councils still insisting on 15 minute homecare visits

UNISON has revealed today that 74% of local authorities in England are still limiting homecare visits for their elderly, ill and disa

Three quarters of councils still insisting on 15 minute homecare visits for elderly and disabled people, reveals UNISON report

Three quarters (74 per cent) of local authorities in England are still limiting homecare visits for their elderly, ill and disabled residents to ju

Victories like this give us hope that the tide can turn

Education and learning has always been at the heart of our movement.

UNISON says new nursing role is no solution to the nursing shortage

Government plans to introduce a new role of nursing associate must provide genuine opportunities to enhance the role of health care assistants (HCA

Union campaign saves local libraries

Concerted lobbying efforts by UNISON Neath Port Talbot County branch have safeguarded the future of local libraries across the region.

How safe is your staffing?

Do you work in the health service as a nurse, healthcare assistant, student nurse, midwife or health visitor?

Strong majority of UK public slams government flood plans

Local government pension funds, not ministers should decide where to invest their members’ money, says UNISON

Local government pension funds must be able to decide where to invest their money in the best interests of present and future pensioners, and shoul

Floods: We've had it up to here...

Finding a safe space: update from Nepal

On 25 April 2015, the worst earthquake in 81 years hit Nepal, causing devastation in the capital city Kathmandu as well as in isolated mountain are

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UNISON:

The last thing that should happen in the modern workplace is women being penalised for having...

UNA-UK:

Justice Secretary Liz Truss has confirmed that the UK Government will pursue plans to repeal the...

Columban JPIC:

Parish visit to St John the Baptist, Hackney, Archdiocese of Westminster by Fr.

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