Winter Fuel Grant

UNISON’s There for You Winter Fuel Grant will open for applications on Monday 25 January 2021. This year, members can apply to a grant of up to £200 to help with fuel bills this winter. To be eligible, members income must be less than £18,200 (if living alone)...

AGM 2021

Good afternoon members and Happy New Year. We hope that you are all keeping safe and well. We are writing to invite you to the Argyll and Bute Branch Annual General Meeting (AGM) which will take place online due to the current health protection measures. The AGM is an...

End of year update

Seasons greetings members,We wish you all a wonderful time over the holidays and thank those members who will be working over this period.We thank you all for your hard work over this difficult year and for continuing to support the branch and UNISON.What we’ve done...

£500 bonus for Health and Social Care staff

The Scottish Government announced on Monday 30 November 2020 a bonus payment for NHS and social care workers. The £500 bonus payment for full time and pro rata part time workers applies to: Care home staffHome care staffPalliative care/hospice staffAdult care Personal...

COVID-19 Response Fund

From Monday 16 November 2020, the COVID-19 response fund will open. The fund is for members who have been struggling financially. We urge members to apply as soon as possible, as there will be high demand for the fund. For more information, click the following link:...