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Why childminders might be the perfect childcare option

Why childminders might be the perfect childcare option

Childminder Annelize Cruz argues that parents do not have enough information about childminding and why it might be the ideal option for their childcare needs.…

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Men do more childcare when women self identify more with their profession

Men do more childcare when women self identify more with their profession

The more a woman self-identifies with her profession, the more paid hours she works and the less time she spends with the couple’s children, but the more equal the childcare balance is between a couple, according to recent research.…

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Grandparents take the summer holiday strain

Grandparents take the summer holiday strain

Grandparents are increasingly taking on childcare duties in the summer - and all year round. Jill Garner reports on the implications for their health and wellbeing.…

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One-stop shop for childcare

One-stop shop for childcare

Workingmums.co.uk speaks to Sarah-Jane Butler, founder of Parental Choice, which offers a one-stop shop solution to childcare issues.…

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Fifth of parents call in sick to cover summer holidays

Fifth of parents call in sick to cover summer holidays

Almost a fifth of parents had to call in sick last year in order to manage childcare during the six-week summer holiday and 12 per cent were forced to give up their jobs entirely due to a lack of childcare, according to new research by the Family and Childcare Trust and Netmums. …

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