Welcome to the latest edition of the Work 'n' Care newsletter. Each month we try and bring you stories that embody all aspects of a carers life. Our aim is to empower you in your caring role and to make your life a little easier. Contact us with your experiences and ideas as the process of sharing can make a carers life just that little bit easier. Read the latest edition below or use the links on the right to navigate our story archives.

 

Supporting working carers in the workplace

What can your workplace do to make life better for working carers?

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PetHomeStay – a pet sitter community

PetHomeStay is a service to look after your pets when you go away.

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Felicity didn’t realise she was a carer

Felicity didn’t realise she was a carer for a number of years until a crisis hit.

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Identifying hidden working carers

Carers in the workplace are often unaware they are carers and don’t identify as such.

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Don’t feel guilty leaving on time

Staying back late may be the cultural norm at your workplace, but if you are doing your job well, don’t feel guilty for not doing what everyone else is doing.

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