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Welfare Committee

Date
1 November 2018 11:00am–2:00pm
Location
Ranger House, Walnut Tree Close, Guildford, GU1 4UL

Outcome

Event on the UNISON South East site.

Worried about the costs of sending children to school?

As we move into summer, the new school year starts to loom, and with it, worries over the cost of new school uniforms – but UNISON can help. If you’re a member and need help with the costs of new school uniforms, you can apply for a grant from our welfare arm There for You […]

Article, News on the UNISON South East site.

Flood advice for UNISON members

In the wake of the recent flooding, UNISON’s charity, There for You, has some helpful advice

Article on the UNISON National site.

Legal form conveyancing and wills

Free assistance with conveyancing and wills. Updated September 2018

Media on the UNISON National site.

Welfare Training Weekend (11-13 October 2019)

Date
11 October – 13 January 2019
Location
The View Hotel, Eastbourne, BN21 4DN

Outcome

Event on the UNISON South East site.

Welfare Committee

Date
17 May 2018 11:00am–2:00pm
Location
UNISON Centre, London

Outcome

Event on the UNISON South East site.

Welfare Committee

Date
1 March 2017 2:00pm–4:00pm
Location
UNISON Guildford Office

Event on the UNISON South East site.

Support your local food bank this Christmas

As Britain succumbs to a poverty crisis, food banks are calling on people’s support to help those less fortunate, including children, who are facing hunger. Between April and September this year the Trussell Trust distributed more than 500,000 emergency food parcels to people in crisis –  over 188,500 of them to children. That means that for the […]

Article on the UNISON South East site.

There for members – how our charity helped this winter

More than 600 UNISON members struggling to pay for their heating, have been awarded over £30,000 thanks to UNISON’s dedicated welfare charity, There For You.

Article on the UNISON National site.

School uniform grants – correction

There is an error on There for you’s school uniform grant application form

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

Worried about paying your winter fuel bill?

There for You will again be setting up a limited fund to help members on low incomes by way of a one-off payment.

Article on the UNISON National site.

More members turn to UNISON for help with debt

The number of UNISON members turning to the union’s welfare charity, There For You, has doubled since 2010, and most are working full time

Article on the UNISON National site.

Chelmsford trade unionists gather food for the homeless this Christmas

Trade unionists in Chelmsford are collecting food and supplies for the city’s homeless this Christmas, UNISON announced today. Staff working for UNISON Eastern region are gathering together everything from tinned tomatoes to dish cloths to help local homelessness charity CHESS. CHESS provides temporary accommodation for 32 individuals for 365 days a year, offering an additional […]

News, Press release on the UNISON Eastern site.

Get help with school uniform costs this summer

Struggling to make ends meet? Worried about back to school costs? Help is at hand. We have set up a limited fund to help UNISON members on low income with school uniform costs by way of a one-off payment of £40 per school age child, up to a maximum £120. In addition to our normal […]

Article, News on the UNISON Eastern site.

Welfare Committee Meeting

Date
1 March 2018 12:00pm–2:00pm
Location
UNISON Centre, NW1 2AY

Outcome

Event on the UNISON South East site.