Further education

adult bullying

Adult bullying

In simple terms, bullying means one person or a group of individuals being deliberately cruel to another. Such behaviour is not confined to the playground, with childhood bullies often growing up to become a workplace menace. The effects of adult bullying can be just as devastating to those on the receiving end, but with age

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Get help with childcare costs

Get help with childcare costs

Childcare is one of the killer costs of having kids. You need to work to earn money to live, but when you do, you can’t be around to mind your child. Childcare costs are a given for many working families. Not everyone can afford for one parent to remain at home, even though the majority

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Care to learn funding

Care to learn funding

Young parents can often find it a struggle to continue with their education while forking out for expensive childcare at the same time. However, a government scheme called Care to Learn funding can offer some help towards the cost of childcare for those wishing to go back to school or college after their baby is

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What you should know about starting Uni

What you should know about starting Uni

If your child has just started university you will no doubt be aware that freshers week has happened and the real student life is about to begin – so here’s a guide of what you should know about starting Uni. It’s two weeks! For starters freshers week is actually a fortnight. Yes two long indulgent weeks of

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Looking for a job if you are disabled

Looking for a job if you are disabled

Not many people are lucky enough to have their dream job offered to them on a plate. It generally takes some amount of effort to find an occupation that you love. Looking for a job if you are disabled can be even more of a challenge. Whether you’re unemployed or already in work and looking

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be happy at work

Be less miserable at work

Let’s face it, if most of us had the good fortune of a lottery win we would not be battling our way to work with the rest of the rat race. I know my Monday morning glum face would not grace an office building at eight o’clock on a morning again – I would “pursue

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