Work and families

Looking for information on the leave and pay that are due to employees who are parents? Want to encourage staff to balance their life in work with commitments outside work?

Here you can download basic guidance, information and a model policy particularly tailored for the requirements of the voluntary and community sector.


Documents include information on maternity, paternity and adoption rights as well as an example of a work-life balance policy. You can also download free guides to statutory maternity rights (DOC 185kb) and recovering statutory maternity pay (DOC 164kb) from HM Revenue and Customs.


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LVSC or NCVO or Children England member? Target HR participant?  Get 10% discount on all documents.


Last updated 17.03.16