*Our news* - Carer Passports in the workplace

Friday, 13 October 2017

Many carers worry about their ability to continue to do their job for their employer, about the impact which caring has on them on a daily basis and on their career prospects.

Many have had to leave work altogether because of their caring role, with some being forced to choose between work and caring – and choosing to care for a parent to ensure that they have what they need.

An Employer Carer Passport scheme can help raise awareness of support available for carers, develop communication at all levels of an organisation and develop consistency which can lead to a supportive workplace culture which is good for business and good for staff.

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