Chancellor Rishi Sunak with the red Budget box

‘Make it a workers’ budget,’ UNISON urges chancellor

General secretary to call for an end to the pay freeze, real living wage for care workers and proper investment in local government

Article, News on the UNISON National site.
Gloved hand holding vial of COVID-19 vaccine

Vaccine booking system now open to frontline care workers in England

UNISON welcomes announcement that care workers who haven’t had a dose yet can make an appointment

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

‘I can’t afford to retire’ – why carers need a living wage

Three out of four care workers don’t earn the living wage. UNISON vice president Sian Stockham is one of them and is leading the fight to raise carers’ pay

‘I can’t afford to retire’ – why carers need a living wage

Three out of four care workers don’t earn the living wage. UNISON vice president Sian Stockham is one of them and she’s leading the national fight to raise carers’ pay

Article on the UNISON National site.

Overhauling care sector is the answer to staff shortages

High vacancy rates show system is broken

News, Press release on the UNISON National site.

Care workers deserve pay to reflect their value, says UNISON

Prime minister must fix social care for good

News, Press release on the UNISON National site.

Care funding must get through to those who need it, says UNISON

Ministers must get tough with care employers

News, Press release on the UNISON National site.

Government urged to act after major minimum wage win by homecare workers, says UNISON

Legal win has implication for thousands of workers

News, Press release on the UNISON National site.

Government mustn’t sleepwalk into further care home catastrophe, says UNISON

Plan needed for care homes and infection control fund must be extended

News, Press release on the UNISON National site.

Care staff aren’t getting proper sick pay promised by ministers, UNISON survey shows

Survey reveals failure of basic measures to halt infection spread

News, Press release on the UNISON National site.