The branch at the October 2017 pay demonstration


UNISON Lothian Health Branch

Welcome to the UNISON Lothian Health Branch website. We're the largest trade union in NHS Lothian, representing over 12,000 members across the range of health professions.

We're also the trade union for staff working in the third and private sectors delivering healthcare across the Lothian region. Whether you're having problems at work, need advice and support, or want to make your workplace better, we're here to help.

Latest news from the branch

Upcoming Events

Starts: Wed 4th Aug, 3:00pm
Ends: Wed 4th Aug, 4:30pm

As part of Scottish Union Learning's Summer Programme, we will be holding an event around deaf awareness.

Starts: Thu 5th Aug, 12:00am
Ends: Thu 5th Aug, 1:15pm

A chance to connect, by creating the space to listen to each other and feel heard. Spaces for Listening is an approach which can help create the conditions for better conversations – in our teams, throughout our organisations, across society.

Starts: Thu 5th Aug, 11:30am
Ends: Thu 5th Aug, 12:30pm

As part of the Equality Rep Network, Scottish Union Learning will be running a networking session with a guest speaker.

Starts: Thu 12th Aug, 11:30am
Ends: Thu 12th Aug, 1:30pm

As part of Scottish Union Learning's Summer Programme, this session is designed to give you an overview of Employment Law.

Starts: Wed 18th Aug, 12:30pm
Ends: Wed 18th Aug, 1:30pm

These webinars will be led by Dr Alastair Dobbin (GP) and Dr Sheila Ross (Psychotherapist) from the Foundation For Positive Mental Health who developed the Feeling Good app.