With many people safe at home during these unprecedented times unions are turning their thoughts to mental health and in particular mindfulness, and POA Learning has been using video conferencing to support their learners.
TUC London, Eastern and South East (LESE) and unionlearn have been regular attendants and contributors to the annual Day-Mer Festival in Clissold Park, north London – and they always bring a large number of Quick Reads with them for the stall.
London Ambulance Service UNISON has won an award at the College of Haringey, Enfield and North East London (CONEL) annual Excellence Awards for the work they have done on helping members secure the qualifications they need to apply for the service apprenticeship courses.
UNISON Union Learning Rep Liz Martin works at Southampton City Council, and decided to run craft sessions in the build up to Christmas last year. The sessions brought workers together and gave them a chance to share skills and learn new ones.