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The Nursing and Midwifery Council have released up to date guidance on health and character.

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On Thursday 14 and Friday 15 February 2019, trade union delegates from across the island of Ireland are gathering for the Irish Congress of Trade Unions Annual Disability Seminar in Belfast.

The decision by the Supreme Court to grant permission for an appeal against last summer’s Court of Appeal judgment affecting care workers on sleep-in shifts is extremely good news, says UNISON.

UNISON past president Margaret McKee has launched a petition to repeal the two-child limit on tax credits and universal credit.

This week a local GP was in the news after telling patients to “go private” for health care treatment. UNISON Regional Organiser Joe McCusker joined the debate on Radio Ulster.

UUSU is planning to privatise catering facilities across their campuses in a move that will save money but cost staff.

The Supporting People Programme provides vulnerable people with support to live independently in the community, including through the provision of specialist housing or hostels.  The Programme supports at least 19,000 people every year.

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Crisis level staffing has become normal across the NHS.

Speaking after his meeting with Theresa May in Downing Street this morning, UNISON general secretary Dave Prentis said a 'no deal' must be avoided at all costs.

Patricia King, General Secretary of ICTU has responded to the rejection of the draft Withdrawal Agreement negotiated between the UK government and the EU in the House of Commons on Tuesday 15th January 2019.

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