When your workforce are balancing work and care

There has been lots in the press recently about the pressures on the NHS and social care, these pressures are being picked up by families, often the adult children of elderly parents, many of whom are still in work. Some of those looking after elderly parents, have their own dependent children at home, hence finding themselves sandwiched between the needs of their parents and their children.  This was where we found ourselves, our eldest was 4 when we lost my husband’s dad, my youngest was just 2. Continue reading “When your workforce are balancing work and care”