The closing date for Winter Fuel Grant is Friday 16th February 2018. link to the information/ form on the website.
The Regional Welfare Committee will be holding a Seminar on Friday 15th April as part of their AGM and would like to extend the invitation to this meeting to UNISON members.
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Debt can cause a great deal of stress in your life. A small change in circumstances can turn a manageable situation into a debt problem that threatens your home or your family’s wellbeing.
UNISON’s welfare charity There for You responded to more than 4,000 requests for help from union members last year. The charity was set up to help members and their families in financial difficulties.
Worried about paying your winter fuel bill. With rising costs and another cold winter many members are worried about how they’re going to pay this year’s fuel bills. Click here for an application form and here to see further information…
As Branch Welfare Officer I felt that I should comment on the terrible time some of our members are having when they face retirement through ill health.
‘There for You’ is again running a small grants programme in respect of help with school uniforms. The application period runs from Monday 13 May to Friday 5 July. Attached is the application form and flyer
Universal Credit is a new type of financial support for people of working age who are looking for work or on a low income. Read this guide to find out more about it and how it might affect you.