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Caring and work

An increasing number of people take on the role of carer whilst also having a part-time or full-time job. Juggling the two things can be a challenge. 

The following national websites offer information about finding the balance, alongside a few tips for talking to employers about flexible working or taking time off when needed:

Carers UK - Help and advice on work and career

Carers Direct - Caring and working

Working while caring for someone with cancer