Womens Group Meeting

Happy New year to all our Women members. Please join us for our first Women’s Group meeting of 2021. Thursday 21st January 2021 18:00pm-19:30pm To start the year we have a wonderful and inspiring speaker: Sonia Cooper speaking on Lockdown Burnout Survival. She will cover the symptoms of burn out and how Lockdown maybe affecting you more than you know. This […]

Pregnant Workers and Covid-19/Coronavirus

If you are pregnant the government has issued “strong advice” that you should work from home, if possible and to be particularly stringent about ‘social distancing’ during the coronavirus pandemic. Your employer should therefore consider allowing you to work from home. If your job isn’t suitable for home working then your employer should consider whether […]

Women’s Self Organised Group AGM 2020

We are pleased to be restarting the Women’s Self Organised Group monthly meetings and welcoming all our Women members to come and join us. 19th November 2020 18:00 till 19:30  Agenda: Discussion around Women’s Conference due to take place  February 18th & 19th 2021. Members can put themselves forward to attend the conference and voting […]

Solidarity with the West Midlands WASPI Women

UNISON Birmingham Branch support all West Midlands WASPI groups in their proposal to give 1950’s born women early access to their pensions. This will help the economy, vacate jobs and enable them to spend on the high street. Women Against State Pension Injustice www.waspicampaign2018.co.uk UNISON extends solidarity to Women in pensions appeal hearing Court of […]

BCC Vulnerable Residents Support Helpline

Birmingham City Council has launched an emergency response hub to ensure access to support is available. This is for the most vulnerable citizens in the city who have no assistance from family or friends and need help from voluntary organisations and community groups for support, which may be provided by the council or the voluntary […]

International Women’s Day 2020

On Saturday 7th March, the Branch Women’s Self Organised Group held our International Women’s Day event. It was a wonderful celebration of Women, sisterhood and what we can achieve as women; With great speakers and questions from the attendees the feeling in the room was positively unexplainable. It was incredibly empowering and a very friendly, […]

International Women’s Day Event

To celebrate International Women’s day UNISON Birmingham branch have brought together some fantastic speakers including Angela Rayner – MP (and currently in the running for Deputy Leader of the Labour Party), and UNISON’s own Carol Sewell from the NEC as well as other amazing women. Come along for an interesting event at the Rep. Get […]

Women’s Self Organised Group – Gong Bath Meditation

Lie down in a candlelit room with a snug blanket and pillow whilst the gongs sounds and vibrations wash through and over you. This truly beautiful experience is like no other and will take you on a wonderful journey to your inner peace. Releasing stress and tension leaving you feeling blissfully at peace in body […]

Women’s Self Organised Group – Aromatherapy Workshop

Unison Birmingham Branch Women’s Self Organised Group are hosting an Aromatherapy workshop. 19th February 2020 5.30pm-7pm The McLaren Building, 46 The Priory Queensway, Birmingham B4 7LR Aromatherapy has an array of benefits and can improve your mood and help you relax and even sleep. It is also great for stress relief pain management, and mental health. Join […]

Women’s Officer Election

UNISON women campaign in a self-organised group for equality in the workplace and for improvements to women’s rights in the workplace and in the wider community. Our women’s group meet once a month to plan activities and to support members with issues. Election’s for the Women’s Officer Post will take place on: Wednesday 19th February […]