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Care and work or study

Want to explore your career or education options? This advice can help you manage your care and work or study


Advice for carers on how to combine caring for someone with engaging in education to broaden your horizons and increase your options.

Carers and work

Advice for carers on how to manage your time to combine working and caring. Find out more in this section.

Health and social care jobs

If you are looking for a career in caring, look for jobs and advice on these websites:

Page last reviewed: 27/11/2014

Next review due: 27/11/2016

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Confidential information and advice for carers.

Lines are open 9am to 8pm Monday to Friday (except bank holidays), 11am to 4pm at weekends. Request a free call back or an interpreted call back in one of more than 170 languages including ربي, বাংলা, 中文, Français, ગુજરાતી, Polski, Português, ਪੰਜਾਬੀ, Soomaali, Español, Türkçe and .اردو.

You can talk to an adviser live online or send a query by email.

Find out more about the Carers Direct helpline.

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