Why We Exist


That Family Carers are recognised as a valuable resource to the Irish work force.


To become the leading point of contact on matters relating to access to employment for Family Carers. We will achieve this through:
– Helping family carers find employment opportunities around their caring commitments.
– To support knowledge building among employers who wish to cost effectively employ Family Carers in their enterprises.
– Helping employers implement a Family Carer Policy in the workplace.
– Supporting charities who wish to deliver on their Family Carer return to work policies.
– Working with Partners and Government to positively influence national policy on Family Carer employment.


Our work will be guided by our principles and commitments to:

– Honesty in how the business conducts itself
– Fun, engaging and approachable
– Professional approach to service delivery
– Commitment to quality and high customer service standards
– Accountability and Transparency