IWGB Foster care workers to protest Devon Council’s dramatic cuts and changes to foster care on the 9th of October 

IWGB Foster care workers to protest Devon Council’s dramatic cuts and changes to foster care on the 10th of October  The IWGB will protest dramatic cuts to 40% of Devon County Council’s most experienced foster care workers Cuts are a de facto demotion and will no longer pay foster carers based on skill Council’s proposals …

Read moreIWGB Foster care workers to protest Devon Council’s dramatic cuts and changes to foster care on the 9th of October 

Help us stamp out intimidation, bullying and victimisation

We need everyone to help us stamp out intimidation, bullying and victimisation of workers, it has no place in the 21st century and it certainly has no place in services dedicated to children. By Sarah Anderson, Chair, England & Wales I was at a meeting in Birmingham yesterday (where I am very excited to say we …

Read moreHelp us stamp out intimidation, bullying and victimisation

STOP PRESS….The union in talks with Hampshire County Council

HAMPSHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL INAUGURAL TALKS WITH UNION Due to union action and membership numbers Hampshire County Council is now recognising that the IWGB is a force to be reckoned with and have stated they are seeking to work with us. Our track record in Hampshire speaks for its self. We have successfully supported members in …

Read moreSTOP PRESS….The union in talks with Hampshire County Council