Claire, Unison branch president, said:
"Home care workers showed they feel very strongly that it is time the slide into privatising caring services was stopped.
"We are sure the public want to see an end to privatisation. We are all aware of what it has meant in industries like the railways - why allow the care of vulnerable people in our community to go the same way?"
Campaigners throughout the region should try to give support this fight.
To find out what you can do to help
contact (At) southendunison.org.uk
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See also: www.southendunison.org.uk
Originally posted on www.easf.org.uk on Tue 27th July, 2004 by Barry Kade
IMC Cambridge repost from www.easf.org.uk