UNISON is the trade union representing staff in Aberdeenshire Council, various voluntary and community organisations, and other public sector employers.

All branch members are invited to the Branch AGM 19th February 2020 – please come and support your branch

AGM voting
Papers have now been issued by post or email for the branch's Annual General Meeting which will be held across ...
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Kate calls for social care to be valued as the fundamental basis of a caring society

Kate calls for social care to be valued as the fundamental basis of a caring society
#Uwomen20 Kate Ramsden, Branch Co-Chair and member of the union's lay leadership, the National Executive Council (NEC), attended UNISON's Women's ...
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/ Equalities, Equalities, Events, News, Women

UNISON Matters February 2020

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Our February 2020 magazine: Forthcoming AGM Tackling climate change Pensions questions and Answers Be Reasonable campaign WASPI Women - fight ...
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UNISON Scotland response to the consultation on the role of Public Sector Bodies in tackling climate change

UNISON Scotland response to the consultation on the role of Public Sector Bodies in tackling climate change
UNISON Scotland has responded to the Scottish Government’s consultation on  the role of Public Sector Bodies in tackling climate change ...
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A happy and peaceful festive season to all our members

A happy and peaceful festive season to all our members
..especially to those delivering Aberdeenshire's essential services over the holiday. Thousands of public service workers will be at work delivering ...
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/ Christmas, News, Uncategorized

St Andrew’s Day rally calls for an end to racism and fascism and to halt climate change

St Andrew's Day rally calls for an end to racism and fascism and to halt climate change
Branch activists joined trade unionists, politicians and community groups at the St Andrew’s Day Rally against racism and fascism at ...
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UNISON member? Get help with winter fuel bills through our Winter Fuel Grant 2019/20

UNISON member? Get help with winter fuel bills through our Winter Fuel Grant 2019/20
Members living on a low income constantly struggle to make ends meet – and this can be particularly acute in ...
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Your vote matters – use it and make this election about public services

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"The general election is hugely important for the future of UNISON members and the services they deliver. It’s vital that ...
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/ Election, News, public services

Join the St Andrew’s Day Rally on Sat 30th Nov in Aberdeen – Please note, the march has been cancelled

Join the St Andrew's Day  Rally on Sat 30th Nov in Aberdeen - Please note, the march has been cancelled
The branch is urging all our members to come along and join Aberdeen Trades Union Council, trade unionists and community ...
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/ Events, News, St Andrew's Day, St Andrew's Day

UNISON disabled members launch Be Reasonable campaign

Be reasonable
UNISON Scotland’s Disabled Members’ Committee has launched its new campaign which aims to challenge attitudes to disabled people in the ...
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/ Disabled members, Equalities, News, Worth It

Scotland’s most vulnerable put at risk as social work services reach breaking point, warns UNISON

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UNISON Scotland has warned of a social work crisis as cuts have left the service struggling to cope. UNISON’s report ...
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