Use these resources to campaign to Save Care Now in your area. If you’re a UNISON member you can order some of them from UNISON’s online catalogue by searching on the stock number.
This is the set of commitments that UNISON is asking councils to sign up to, to ensure the dignity of people who need homecare as well as homecare workers.
Order this from the online catalogue using stock number 3545.
Between 150-200,000 homecare workers are not paid the minimum wage because they’re not paid for travel time. UNISON is working to put this right. Use this leaflet to hand to people you think may not be being paid the minimum wage.
Download this from the online catalogue using stock number 3318
This powerful collection of firsthand experiences of homecare workers called 15 Minutes of Shame: Stories from Britain’s homecare frontline can be used to help raise awareness about the growing crisis in our homecare system.
This report about the lack of training that homecare workers receive is based on a survey of 1,020 UNISON members. The findings are frightening and point towards the urgent need for improved standards of training. Use it to raise awareness about the problems in the sector.
Use some 'Save Care Now' stickers to raise awareness of the campaign.
They can be ordered from the online catalogue – stock number 3522
There is also this campaign postcard that you can use to hand to people to tell them about the campaign.
Download it from the online catalogue using stock number 3539.