Payplan Blog June 2024

June 2024 PayPlan Blog Gambling Harm during the Euros For many individuals, gambling can be harmless fun, especially during high-profile events such as the Euros, but for many, gambling can cause utter devastation. Gambling addiction can lead to job losses, relationship and family issues, breakdowns and even suicide. How to spot if you or someone […]

Payplan Blog June 2024

June 2024 PayPlan Blog Working together to support neurodivergent individuals In an increasingly inclusive society, the unique perspectives of neurodivergent individuals – those with conditions such as ADHD, Autism, Dyslexia and others – are gaining recognition. Despite the progress made through education and real-life experience, there are many barriers that these individuals still experience, such […]

April 2024 PayPlan Blog

  Stress Awareness Month: Tips to help you manage your money It’s Stress Awareness Month, and over the next few weeks, we’ll be exploring related topics and how we might be able to support you. This year, the theme for Stress Awareness Month is ‘Little By Little, A Little Becomes A Lot’. The theme aims […]

Payplan January 2024

January 2024 PayPlan Blog Let’s ring in the new year with improved financial health! A New Year can be daunting with the hope of making resolutions you think you might not be able to keep, however following the below simple steps may help you feel your financial best and start 2024 with a positive plan. […]

October 2023 PayPlan Blog

Putting your mental health first when you’re dealing with debt – World Mental Health Day 2023 World Mental Health Day takes place on Tuesday, October 10, and is an opportunity to raise awareness, improve your knowledge and take action to improve your mental health. Looking after your mental health is important for everyone, and is […]

Update On Pay Claim

The Branch is able to provide a brief update on the School and Council 2023 pay claim. In discussions between the three unions involved in the claim – UNISON, GMB and Unite – progress has been slow despite earlier optimism from the UNISON side. The three unions met earlier this week (week commencing 18/09/2023) and […]

Climate Change newsletter – what we need to know

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September 2023 PayPlan Blog

September is World Alzheimer’s Month. Here you can find out more about the condition and how you can help in promoting awareness.