Conference Local Government

Need for mental health action plans as cuts bring pressures

UNISON called for a strategy to combat mental health issues in the workplace arising as a result of increasing workloads

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Health and Safety News

Mental health: Name and shame employers but also model good practice

#stuc2018 The STUC pledged support today for trade union campaigns which champion mental health services for both adults and children

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STUC

Mental health support: Not rocket science, it’s medical science

#stuc16 The STUC has condemned the ‘climate of fear’ in workplaces, which discourages workers from disclosing mental health issues or

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News Press release

Community led public services can transform inequalities, says report

Date: Thursday 22 October 2015 UNISON Labour Link Media Release – Launch of Commission on Health Inequalities report will take place at 22

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News Press release

UNISON report says that ‘mental health staff are working under increasing stress’

Date: Wednesday 04 March 2015 More than 8 in 10 (84%) of mental health staff say that their workload has increased, more

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News Press release

UNISON lambasts council ‘bully-boy’ tactics as councillors threaten closure of mental health charity

Date: Thurs 11 December 2014 UNISON has issued an urgent call to councillors to cease plans to cut a charity’s

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News Press release

Cuts cost lives’ says UNISON – campaigners lobby Glasgow City Council over savage cuts to mental health charity

Date: Tue 11 November 2014 PHOTO/MEDIA OPPORTUNITY: Wednesday, 12 November at 12.45pm, George Square Staff, service users, community groups and

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News Press release

Glasgow City Council under fire over further cuts to care services

Date: Tue 9 September 2014 Trade unionists, community groups and members of the public will gather in George Square later

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Responses

Mental Health Strategy 2012 – 2015

UNISON acknowledges the work that the current Scottish Government and previous administrations have undertaken to tackle the challenges that mental

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