Proud to be in UNISON

UNISON South East has launched a campaign to celebrate everything good about being a UNISON member. Trade unions have a long history of campaigning and organising around issues that affect all spheres of life; here our members tell us why they are proud to be part of the union movement and #proudtobeinUNISON

Celebrating 100 Years of Votes For Women

2018 marks one hundred years since women won the right to vote for the first time. Events are taking place to mark the centenary across the country. Find out more about what’s happening over the summer below.  The campaign for the parliamentary vote for women was a long and bitter struggle that began in earnest […]

Public Service Champions

Back your public service champions From saving the lives of your loved ones, to keeping your neighbourhood safe – your public service champions work around the clock to make your life better. But, there’s another side to the story. Because of spending cuts, your public services are in crisis. So, if your healthcare, education and […]

£10 Now- standing together for fair pay

UNISON and its predecessors were among the first organisations in the country to support the Living Wage. There are over 1,300 employers accredited as living wage employers by the Living Wage Foundation. The Scotland government has established the living wage within all its public sector organisations. Many UNISON service groups and regions have launched living […]

Cap it!

The South East Young Members’ Forum has launched a campaign aimed at persuading the government to introduce rent capping in the South East. The South East has the second highest median rents, where private rental properties cost an average of £852 per month. The median rental values in London and the South East have grown […]

Sustainability and Transformation Plans (STPs)

NHS organisations across England are currently working together to produce sustainability and transformation plans (STPs). What are sustainability and transformation plans? Sustainability and transformation plans (STPs) are five-year local plans for health and care services. They are being developed by 44 geographical areas, or ‘footprints’, covering England. NHS organisations, local authorities and other health and […]

Women’s History Month

Women’s History Month is an annual declared month that highlights the contributions of women to events in history and contemporary society. It is celebrated during March in the United States, the United Kingdom, and Australia, corresponding with International Women’s Day on March 8. The unfortunate fact is that women are still not paid equally to […]

Heart UNISON week

❤ UNISON week provides an opportunity to open conversations and celebrate our success stories with members and potential members. A strong, engaged membership is vital for us to face future challenges with confidence.
Let’s work together for a better future – get involved in Heart UNISON week 8 to 14 February 2017