What Are Some Good Examples of How Companies Are Helping Caregivers?

Read Transcript

Some of the companies just allow their workers to be able to take leave for periods of time either within the day or for weeks at a time if they are long distance care giving, change their policies for helping out family members so that people can stay in the work forces maybe only need to take care of somebody for two months because they fell and broke their hip but you need to be there full time and there are companies that can look, they'll have to work out can be a productive part of their labor force or they can say no we don't cover that kind of an absence from work.

It can be very subtle things like understanding that you need to take somebody in the middle of the day to a doctor's appointment and providing that kind of flexibility.