We are continually gathering stories from working carers. These stories provide an insight into the experiences of other working carers and provide a source of inspiration and support for us all.

Here is our list of working carer stories. We will continue to add more stories as they become available so keep checking this page.

Damien shocked to become a working carer

Damien had not seen his father for a number of years when he got a call from a distant relative.

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This new dad enjoys flexible work hours

New dad and working carer Brendan is grateful to have an employer able to offer flexible working hours.

 

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When you love, you care

Mary loves her mum and dad and wants them to continue to enjoy life as they age.

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Welcoming a new baby with Down syndrome challenged Ryan

Ryan didn’t tell his workmates when he and his wife gave birth to a baby with Down syndrome.


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