There are around 3 million working carers in the UK dealing with the stresses of what might seem like two jobs – one paid, one unpaid. But with the right support, both roles can be undertaken successfully. This section has information and resources to support working carers.

Flexible working

Leave and time off for emergencies

Parental leave

Protection from discrimination

Other types of support

Carers Rights at Work

Links to sources of information for working carers