Employees are many things outside of their work lives, such as being caregivers or parents to children. “Childcare” looks at aspects to consider when choosing childcare and some of the many ways workplaces can support employees with children in childcare. “Lactation” discusses how workplaces can support parents that choose to breast/chest feed. Supporting caregivers also extends to eldercare support. Finding appropriate resources and information can help to reduce the stress of caregiving. Visit https://worklife.msu.edu/family-care/eldercare for more resources and support.
Aspects of caregiving to consider: