2018 Modern Families Index

Modern Families at breaking point as parents buckle under the strain of overwork

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Shared Parental Leave: opportunities, barriers & #sharethejoy campaign

As the Government launches a new drive to raise awareness about Shared Parental Leave, Dr Emma Banister of University of Manchester looks at the issues dogging the flagship gender equality initiative

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Shared Parental Leave

How have parents made it work?

Watch a series of real life accounts of couples taking Shared Parental Leave, providing useful insights for parents and employers.

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Britain Works

A Britain Works report on the increasing challenges of work for low-income families.

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    Waving not drowning is our support and advice network for working carers and parents of disabled children.

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Working Families

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