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Sheltered housing cuts increase loneliness in older people, says UNISON

UNISON Scotland is warning today against further cuts to sheltered housing budgets. The union says cuts are contributing to a

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Damage Local Government News Public Works Reports

Giving shelter: cuts to sheltered housing

This is a survey of housing wardens sheltered housing officers, care support workers with a small number of people in

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Futures

Public Sector Futures Spring 2018

The latest edition of Futures gives updates on the local government budget, behaviour in schools and the expansion of early

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News Public Works

UNISON statement on Scottish budget

The Scottish government has secured a deal with the Greens to pass its budget proposals ahead of a Holyrood vote.

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Damage Local Government Public Works Reports

Scotland’s road network is deteriorating because of cuts, says UNISON report

Road budgets have been cut by 21% since 2012 and is having a serious detrimental effect on Scotland’s road network

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Briefings Public Works

Assessing the impact of austerity cuts

This e-brief is a reminder for UNISON branches of the importance of cuts impact assessments. Branches and Regional Organisers should

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Damage Public Works Reports Uncategorized

Building Stress: a survey of building control staff

This survey is the latest in our Damage series of reports which looks at the impact of austerity cuts on

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Council Connections Local Government Public Works

Council Connections June 2017

This is the latest Council Connections bulletin, covering the key issues facing local government in Scotland.   

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Public sector recruitment crisis because of ageing workforce, says UNISON report.

A new report from UNISON warns of a recruitment crisis in the public sector within the next decade because of

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