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Help for carers who work or study Leaving work

Leaving work

Leaving work

Research shows that 1 in 5 carers give up work to care. You may feel that your caring role doesn't leave you the time or energy to continue in employment.

Before you make any decisions, it's important to think about the implications of and alternatives to leaving work described on the Carers Scotland website.

The information was last updated on: 24th May 2017

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