Working Families is the UK’s leading work-life balance organisation

We help working parents and carers and their employers find a better balance between responsibilities at home and work.







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Changing the way we live and work

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Are you happy to talk flexible working?

One simple step can change your recruiting culture for good. Move to a starting point that jobs can be done flexibly unless there’s a business reason why not, rather than the other way around.

We’ve developed a strapline for employers to show they’re ready to have a discussion about flexible working and to find more people with the skills and talents they’re looking for.

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National Work-Life Week

3rd - 7th October 2016

We'll be encouraging both employers and employees to focus on well-being at work and work-life balance during the week. Our research shows that a third of parents feel burned out most or all of the time. Our annual event provides an opportunity to think about doing things differently.

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    Waving not drowning is Working Families' support network and advice service for working carers and parents of disabled children. We provide regular information and advice to parents, including through our helpline

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Working Families

We are the UK’s leading work-life balance organisation. We help working parents and carers and their employers find a better balance between responsibilities at home and work.