Information for every step of your caring journey!

Information for every step of your caring journey!


Work + Learn Toolkit

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Download our Work + Learn Toolkit here! Information for family, whānau and aiga carers to explore options for paid employment. Work + Learn is a free programme from Carers NZ.…

Carewise Work + Learn

Explore new employment horizons! In 2023 Carers NZ launched a new pilot in its CareWise carer friendly workplace programme, Work + Learn. Since then, we have been working with family carers…

When Caring Ends

Looking after someone may be a large part of your life, but it is inevitable that your caring role will change over time. This may be because the person you…


Work + Care: Carer Stories

Decisions about staying in the workforce, or returning to work, need careful thought. Two carers at different life stages share their experiences. After almost 30 years of caring full-time for…


Interview: Wellbeing At Work, with Carl Stent

Carl Stent understands the needs of carers and employers in the workplace.  He has studied and observed interactions between employers and carers returning to the workforce, and says extraordinary results…

Carl Stent

Helping Working Carers and Employers

Meet Dame Caroline Waters, Director of People and Policy for BT (British Telecom). When visiting New Zealand, Caroline talked about the benefits flexible working offers employers, carers, the government and…

Caroline Waters