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Supporting Parents and Caregivers of Children

Join Be Well at Work for Parenting and Caregivers of Children Support. The group will meet virtually on the second Wednesday at 11 am - noon, and the fourth Wednesday of the month from 12:30 - 1:30 pm.

Workshop: Mindful Parenting

Tuesday, October 20th, noon - 1 pm via Zoom

Finding Back-up Care through Sitter City

UC Berkeley has access to Sittercity, a web resource that can be utilized to search for emergency and back-up child and elder care.

UC Berkeley Caring for Families

To learn about new dependent care policies, resources available to students and employees, and related covid-19 updates, please visit the new Caring for Families website.

Berkeley CareBubbles

Berkeley CareBubbles is a parent-to-parent resource to help UC Berkeley community members meet their child care needs during the Covid-19 pandemic. Find other Cal families looking to trade childcare, share tutors, create bubbles, and more.

Be Well at Work Work/Life delivers programs and services to support faculty, staff, visiting scholars, and postdocs, with integrating work and home life at any stage, while also promoting and advocating for policies and practices that encourage and reinforce UC Berkeley's values as a family-friendly campus. 

If you are in need of parenting, familial, or financial wellness resources, please contact Karen Patchell at kpatchell@berkeley.edu(link sends e-mail) or call 510 642 8659.

Contact Us

Work/Life Office
2222 Bancroft Way
Berkeley, CA 94720-4300
Phone: (510) 642-8659
Fax: (510) 642-7411

Email: kpatchell@berkeley.edu

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