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Retired Members

Don't Retire From the Union

Just because you are retiring from work doesn’t mean you have to retire from the Union. You can keep your Union membership and play a vital role in your branch’s recruitment and campaigning activities.

See the Don't Retire From the Union leaflet for more information.

Member Offers & Discounts

Did you know as a member of the union you are entitled to some great offers and savings from a range of companies.

See all member offers and discounts here.

Covid- 19 Help & Support

The pandemic has changed life for everyone, but some older people are amongst the most affected. These charities can offer you support at this time.

Information on coronavirus, including updates on how you can look after yourself and loved ones.
Find out what you can do if you’re struggling because of coronavirus.

If you need legal advice on an issue not connected to work, you can contact Usdaw's Legal Department on 0161 249 2477, or complete the form online here.

If you can, search online for any support local to you. You could contact your council to find out if they are offering services which would assist you.
Local communities are establishing their own ways to support one another during the coronavirus lockdown, such as telephone and online networks, quizzes between neighbours and sharing uplifting news stories from around the world.

If you are worried that you or someone you know may have coronavirus, NHS 111 can offer direct guidance through their online coronavirus helpline. Call 111 if you (or their) symptoms are severe.

Coronavirus vaccines explained

The news of the approval of coronavirus vaccines in the UK has provided a sense of hope. Whether you want your vaccine as soon as it becomes available to you, or you're a bit hesitant about getting it, it's important to rely on information you can trust. For this reason, AgeUK have put together a list of FAQs.

Free prize draw

Enter our free prize draw to win a £100 Love2Shop Gift Voucher courtesy of UsdawProtect.

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