09 April 2020
Care workers are speaking out after pressure mounts on them to deliver critical frontline services amid high levels of staff sickness, unsafe conditions and resident deaths.
07 April 2020
Coronavirus puts hundreds of thousands of vulnerable people in adult social care services at risk.
29 March 2020
Councils and care bosses are asking people to fend for themselves
28 January 2020
In a welcome victory for the defence of public services, adult social care services are coming back into the control of the local council in Bath and North East Somerset.
13 August 2019
Around 50,000 children rely on care from councils whose services are inadequate, according to a study published last week.
17 May 2019
Striking home workers are celebrating after Birmingham City Council seems to have backed off from attacks on their jobs.
26 March 2019
Hundreds of care workers in north west England staged a seven?day sleep-in ban—a night shift strike—in a fight for the national minimum wage
19 March 2019
Care workers in Birmingham struck last Saturday against council bosses’ plans to slash jobs and run down the service.
03 March 2019
660 care workers began a 48-hour strike against attacks on their pay on Saturday.
26 February 2019
Birmingham saw hundreds of workers strike together last week against attacks from their Labour council.
22 January 2019
Birmingham home carers are striking back against a Labour council that refuses to back off from attacks on workers.
15 January 2019
Striking homecare workers in Birmingham are taking their fight against the Labour-run council to the city’s residents.
11 December 2018
Home care workers in Birmingham have overwhelmingly backed more strikes in their fight against job cuts and privatisation.
27 November 2018
Thousands of elderly and vulnerable adults face an uncertain Christmas as their care provider rushes to sell off its council contracts.
12 November 2018
Birmingham’s fighting care workers were set to strike again this week.
06 November 2018
Care workers are unleashing a huge wave of strikes at Birmingham City Council after a successful five-day strike from last Friday.
06 November 2018
Low-paid care workers in Bath and North East Somerset are preparing to strike to head off attempts to slash their pay.
02 October 2018
Birmingham home care workers are continuing their nine-month battle to beat off attacks on their jobs and the service
29 September 2018
Chants of “Tory scum, get out of Brum” rang out in Birmingham on Saturday as around 1,200 people joined a march ahead of the Tory party conference.
15 September 2018
Over 100 striking home care workers and supporters rallied in Birmingham’s city centre on Saturday—their 21st day of industrial action