• Accessibility
  • C
  • C
  • C
  • C

Carers & Employment Project

1 in 7 of the workforce are juggling paid employment whilstcaring for someone who is older, disabled or seriously ill and without the right support, many unpaid carers may have to reduce their working hours orgive up work completely to care. Recognising the needs of carers, businesses can benefit from reduced recruitment and training costs and retaining their experienced staff, whilst reaping the rewards of creating a supportive working environment for carers.

Ultimately, it makes business sense to care for carers. 

Every-One, in partnership with Carers FIRST, are delivering a project funded through Lincolnshire County Council's Better Care Fund to help support carers wishing to return to or remain in employment and helping employers to become carer aware.

As part of the project, Every-One provide practical advice and support tailored to individual businesses around the county, helping them to support unpaid carers in the workplace. The support provided is free and aims to help organisations develop and implement ‘carer friendly’ policies and good practice, complemented with a carer awareness training programme for staff and an opportunity to undertake the Lincolnshire Carers Quality Award.

Small and Medium Enterprises based in Lincolnshire, will also be invited to become a member of ‘Employers for Carers’, which is FREE under Lincolnshire County Council’s umbrella membership, giving them access to a wide range or resources, tools and e-learning opportunities for both the organisation and employees to access.

Employers for Carers provides practical ‘hands on’ advice and support for employers. For more information, please visit: www.employersforcarers.org.uk

For an informal discussion on how Every-One can help your organisation, contact our Carers & Employment Worker, Holly Aisthorpe, on 07741572197 or email holly.aisthorpe@every-one.org.uk.

Do you want to know more about us or have a specific enquiry?
Ask us now
Latest news
Stardust presents… The Wizard of Oz

Stardust presents… The Wizard of Oz

Stardust will be taking on The Wizard of Oz for their next performance this November. 

More
AGM 2019

AGM 2019

Every-One Annual General Meeting 2019

More
Nominations close soon! 2019 Lincolnshire Care Awards

Nominations close soon! 2019 Lincolnshire Care Awards

Don't forget to get your nominations in for the 2019 Lincolnshire Care Awards. The deadline is the 30th September 2019. 

More
Limeswood Project

Limeswood Project

GETTING THE PEOPLE YOU SUPPORT INVOLVED WITH HISTORY & ECOLOGY ON YOUR AREA!

More
Co-production - get involved

Co-production - get involved

The Lincolnshire Strategic Co-production Network share their thoughts on what co-production.

More
2019 Lincolnshire Care Awards

2019 Lincolnshire Care Awards

The 2019 Lincolnshire Care Awards have launched and we’re delighted to be co-sponsoring the ‘Caring Together Award’ with Lincolnshire County Council for the second year...

More
A Night With The Stars

A Night With The Stars

We’re delighted to announce that STARDUST are hosting a ball on Friday 12th July. This will be their main fundraising event for the...

More
Overcoming Employment Barriers for Carers Event

Overcoming Employment Barriers for Carers Event

On Thursday 25thApril, Carers FIRST and Every-One are putting on an informative breakfast event where you can find out how to become a more carer...

More
Positive Networking names Every-One as one of their charity partners for 2019

Positive Networking names Every-One as one of their charity partners for 2019

We are delighted to announce that we are one of the chosen charities who will be working with Positive Networking throughout 2019.

More
Oasis: Changes to access times

Oasis: Changes to access times

From Thursday 9th August 2018, the access times for our Oasis service will change to Monday, Wednesday and Friday between 9am and 5pm.

More