One-Day Seminar: Supporting Family Carers in the Workplace

With funding from the HRB Conference and Event Sponsorship Scheme, the CAREWELL team will host a stakeholder event on Thursday 5th December this year. This one-day seminar will highlight the importance of supporting family carers in the workplace. Professor Sue Yeandle, Director of CIRCLE, Centre for International Research on Care, Labour and Equalities, University of Sheffield, UK is keynote speaker and will present on ‘Combining Work and Care: An International Perspective‘. A range of stakeholders, including CAREWELL collaborators are invited to the event. Places are limited, so please register here or by emailing carewell@ucd.ie.

Sustainable Care International Conference 2020

The Centre for International Research on Care, Labour and Equalities (CIRCLE), are hosting the Sustainable Care International Conference on 1st-2nd April 2020 in Sheffield, UK. Call for abstracts is now open with more information here

CAREWELL Principal Investigator, Dr Attracta Lafferty, is delighted to be convening on the theme ‘Work, Care and Wellbeing: New Solutions, Ongoing Challenges with Dr Kate Hamblin from the University of Sheffield. Call for abstracts closes 16th September 2019.

Family Carers Ireland Launch CARING EMPLOYERS

Family Carers Ireland have launched a new initiative CARING EMPLOYERS that aims create a more supportive working environment for working family carers.

To read more about the initiative click here

Family Carers Ireland are hosting a free breakfast briefing “Caring Employers: Future-proofing Your Workforce” for interested employers on Friday, February 22nd from 7:30am to 9am. 

Email Family Carers Ireland Marketing Projects Manager Sue O’Grady on sogrady@familycarers.ie to register your attendance.