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.

 

Bring on frugal February!

Try a month of only spending on the absolute essentials to help you get on top of your finances.

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Karen cares for her younger sister

Karen runs a busy hair salon in Sydney’s western suburbs by day and at night cares for her sister.

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More volunteers could help carers return to work

There has been a large decline in the number of people volunteering to work with people with disability.

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Time management enhances control and productivity

Being in control of the time you allocate to certain tasks helps you to maintain order in your life and helps balance the myriad factors competing for your time and attention.

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Work in disability, community and aged care

There has never been a better time to seek work in the disability, community and aged care field.

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