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.


Life after school

When a student with disability finishes high school, it is often a difficult life adjustment

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Rum and Craisin Christmas Ice Cream Puddings

Here is a simple Christmas desert that won’t break the bank.

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Walking the work-life balance tightrope

Former Prime Minister of Australia John Howard once described work-life balance as a ‘BBQ-stopper’ in 2001. 

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Still selling ourselves short

Australian workers give employers the equivalent of $110 billion in value every year in unpaid work hours. 

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Smile more, gossip less

If everyone was nice to each other at your workplace, lots of problems would evaporate.

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