As part of a new series of webinars TUC Northern will be holding a session on mental health and wellbeing focused on older and retired workers, many of who will be self-isolating and experiencing loneliness.
Marc Simpson is a Case Worker and PCS member at CMG Tyneview Park who has rediscovered his love of reading thanks to the unions links with Quick Reads which are being promoted across the union’s Northern region.
The Public and Commercial Services (PCS) union have been very active over recent years supporting apprenticeships across the Civil Service, so when they were asked to help out at an event in Newcastle they were happy to oblige.
FBU member Tommy Richardson, whose work on water safety won him royal recognition this summer, is better able to support colleagues and members of the public involved in emergency incidents after completing a mental health course through his union.
Unite’s North-East, Yorkshire & Humberside region launched its new learning agreement at Nissan with a series of six events across the car manufacturer’s Sunderland plant during Learning at Work Week (LaWW) in May.