Community is a trade union for workers across all industries and sectors in the UK, including the employed, self-employed, or those looking for work. They offer advice, representation, benefits, legal services, a credit union and other support for members and their families.
They’re open to anybody, regardless of life stage or industry, but some of the areas they have particularly strong links with include:
- Manufacturing (including steel, textiles, carpets, leather and footwear)
- Freelancers and the self-employed
- Charity and social enterprise
- Professional care work
- Justice services
- Sports and physical activity
- Finance and professional
- Social care
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If you're a trade union rep, colleagues turn to you for support, including about mental health. This guide from Community gives you an overview and shows you what to do next.