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.

 

Is a four-day week the answer for working carers?

Although common in the US, the four-day working week trend has been slow to catch on in Australia.

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Nailing that job interview

Going for a job? Here are some useful interview tips to help you.

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Would-be-if-they-could-be older workers

Older workers are expected to work longer before retiring – but there are often no jobs for them.

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Useful medical apps

Used sensibly and in moderation, smartphones can be a handy medical accessory with the right set of mobile apps.

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Dad is in care but Leigh visits often

Visiting her father in a nearby nursing home every few days is a way of life for Leigh.

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