If you are finding juggling work and your caregiving responsibilities to be a challenge, you aren’t alone. 30-35% of the workforce are caregivers, and many caregivers face similar struggles and a lack of support from their employers.

Caregivers Alberta has compiled resources to help you advocate for yourself and help your employer to lead the way in becoming a caregiver-friendly organization.

The benefits of supporting caregivers include:

  • Increased productivity
  • Reduced stress and sick leave
  • Attract and retain staff
  • Cost savings
  • Foster creativity and innovation
  • Improve job satisfaction and morale
  • Improve service delivery

To help you get through any issues that arise for you as a caregiver, Caregivers Alberta offers a variety of support resources and programs including:

  • One-on-one caregiver coaching
  • COMPASS for the Caregiver workshop series
  • Educational workshops
  • Community support groups
  • Resources and help with system navigation

Caregivers Alberta is here to help you learn more about caregiving in the workplace.