Weather fails to stop successful disabled members’ conference

UNISON’s national disabled members’ pass 21 motions as well as two emergency motions in jam-packed live event

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

Panel debate kicks off UNISON’s national disabled members’ conference

Speakers touched on a number of issues relating to post-COVID bargaining for disabled workers’ rights

News on the UNISON National site.

McAnea hails ‘campaigning spirit’ of disabled members

General secretary addressed UNISON’s disabled members’ conference on Monday, acknowledging their extraordinary work before looking to the future

Article, News on the UNISON National site.
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UNISON helps found Disability Employment Charter

New charter calls for concrete steps to improve the working lives of disabled people

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

UNISON disabled members rep hails new epilepsy toolkit

A new toolkit battles misconceptions about the condition and provides support to employers and employees

Article on the UNISON National site.

A model teaching assistant

Stars in our Schools celebrates the school support staff who strive to give our children the best possible education

Disabled people an ‘afterthought’ for government during COVID

The grim statistics on COVID-related hazards facing disabled people are discussed during UNISON’s Disability Live! online conference

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UNISON conferences go virtual

Disabled and LGBT+ members are invited to remotely attend a series of events organised specifically for them – online and live

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

Gaining support for disability equality

Shadow minister for disabled people endorses UNISON’s equality work

Article on the UNISON National site.

UNISON wins Access to Work victory

Union pressure sees government make changes to scheme to help disabled people working from home in the pandemic

Article, News on the UNISON National site.