National Campaigns

  • #CHANGEUniversalCredit

    Are you angry about universal credit? We can change it. Thousands of UNISON members are being hit by universal credit chaos. Stories of lives devastated, people left penniless and families driven to foodbanks, are littered throughout the media […]

  • Speak up for schools

    Have your say on what's happening where you work in our schools ballot for England. Voting is now open. The article Speak up for schools first appeared on the UNISON National site. […]

  • Let’s fix probation

    UNISON has launched a major campaign to oppose the Government’s proposals for the future of Probation and to call for the Service to be reunified as a locally run and locally accountable public service. The article Let’s fix probation […]

  • Young workers need UNISON

    Young workers need trade unions more than ever. The houseless generation are contending with low wages, insecure jobs and no voice at work. Get involved in our campaign to recruit and organise young workers and secure protection at work for future […]

  • Say No 2 Subcos

    Some NHS trusts in England are seeking to save money by creating wholly owned subsidiary companies to deliver services, otherwise known as privatisation by the back door. Say No2Subcos! The article Say No 2 Subcos first appeared on the UNISON […]

  • EU citizens and Brexit

    Since the 2016 EU referendum, we have been campaigning to protect the rights of EU citizens living and working in the UK. The article EU citizens and Brexit first appeared on the UNISON National site. […]

  • Brexit and Public Services

    The UK is due to leave the EU in March 2019. As that date approaches, UNISON is determined that members’ rights, jobs and livelihoods will be protected in the final deal. The article Brexit and Public Services first appeared on the UNISON […]

  • Proud of who we are

    UNISON came into being 25 years ago. In the face of hostile trade union legislation, and attempts to decimate and privatise our public services, we have grown and become strong. Of our 1.3 million members around 80% are women making us the biggest […]

  • Public Service Champions: Moments of Truth

    The personal, frank stories behind 10 years of austerity. Public services have reached breaking point and so have the people that deliver them. They are speaking out to expose the truth. The article Public Service Champions: Moments of Truth first […]

  • Stand up for social work

    Austerity has hit social services hard. Instead of putting the services children and families need in place, the government's response has been to recommend unnecessary tests. We have an important opportunity to stop them but we need to take action […]