UNISON There for You – Winter Fuel Grants 2018 - 19
Worried about paying your Winter Fuel Bill?
Get help staying warm this winter
With rising fuel costs and another cold winter many members are worried about how they’re going to pay this year’s winter fuel bills.
Help is on hand
“There for You” has set up a limited fund to help UNISON members on low income by way of a one-off payment of up to £60.
To apply and download the application form visit unison.org.uk/thereforyou
Or simply contact your local UNISON branch office or ring UNISON Direct
0800 0857 857 for a form to be sent to you.
Tax Relief on UNISON Membership
If you work in a clinical role, you may be able to claim tax relief on your UNISON membership fees, Click here for FAQs and links (opens in a new window)
Most people join and stay in UNISON to get the best representation and support at work when they need it. But UNISON members also receive superb membership benefits - you could save the cost of your subscription many times over.
For a comprehensive list of the superb offers available please visit the national UNISON website: http://www.unison.org.uk/benefits/index.asp
Interested in Learning?
There are many learning and training opportunities already available to UNISON members including our award-winning Return to Learn programme as well as discounts on Open University courses and locally organised training tailored to your needs.
Most of the courses are on the mainland but
some courses are held in the Western Isles:
for example in recent years we have held:
Organising Steward training courses
Level I British Sign Language BSL
Improving Team Performance (SCQF 6)
UNISON has many e-Learning courses, to sign up for a free account to access all the e-learning options Click here (opens in new page)