Juggling work and caring

1 in 7 people in the UK are juggling caring for a friend or relative whilst working, with 1 in 5 leaving their job altogether, due to the strain of their additional caring responsibilities.

We have been working closely with local business across Bristol and South Gloucestershire to raise awareness and develop support tools and services, which they can access to improve the wellbeing of their staff who are carers.

Click here to access a toolkit of resources to help employers become more carer friendly.

Here is some information on the carer passport for carers to use in the workplace:

If you’re juggling work whilst caring and need some extra support please contact ACAS or Employers for Carers for advice.