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.

 

The personal care sector: safe from robots, but digital skills still matter

Safe from automation, jobs in personal and community services have grown by 87 per cent over the past 25 years. 

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Anglicare report: not enough jobs for the unskilled

Consider upskilling if you are a working carer, or looking to re-enter the workforce.

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Life after school

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

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National Disability Insurance Scheme update

The momentum continues to build as more and more individuals take up their NDIS support packages.

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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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