You are invited to attend a FREE event hosted by the TUC for members of trade unions and professional bodies in health and social care:

Event: Greater Manchester: Devolution, Health and Social Care

Date: Wednesday 9 November

Time: 9.30am – 4pm

Venue: The Mechanics Institute, 103 Princess Street, Manchester, M1 6DD

The aim of this event is to:

  • Look at the impact of devolution plans on the NHS and social care workforce in Greater Manchester and the services you provide
  • Develop ways to build the voice of the NHS and social care workforce into Greater Manchester’s plans
  • Establish a network of members from a range of unions and professional bodies to help co-ordinate our response to health and social care changes in Greater Manchester

Some key speakers confirmed so far:

  • Andy Burnham MP, Labour’s candidate for Mayor of Greater Manchester
  • Peter Smith, Leader, Wigan Council and Health/Social Care lead for Greater Manchester Combined Authority
  • Yvonne Rogers, Strategic Workforce Lead, Greater Manchester Health and Social Care Partnership

A programme for the day is attached for your information.

This event is open to any workers in the NHS or social care services in Greater Manchester who belong to a trade union or professional body, including those that are not affiliated to the TUC.

If you would like to attend this event, please RSVP to Matt Dykes at the TUC at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..u k – it would good to know your name, union/professional body, your occupation and your place of work. Any dietary requirements would also be helpful.