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How ‘YouCare’ Changed The Life Of A New Mother?

Simran was a new mother who was looking forward to resuming her job after being on a maternity break for 6 months. It was an emotionally challenging decision for her to leave her infant...
Professional caregiving: A need or a luxury?

Professional caregiving: A need or a luxury?

Most families indulge in various treats of life but often refrain from spending on themselves to make the quality of their lives simpler and better. Professional caretaking is often such an “indulgence” which due to...

Where have all the nurses gone??

Youcare analyses the exodus of nursing workers from India to overseas for job opportunities and the current healthcare scenario in India and its challenges.

Green House Project: Future of elder care in India

The world is ageing. And so are its inhabitants. To put it in perspective, the no of people above the age of 60 in the world in 2008 were over 506 million. This number...

Unemployed or Unemployable: Part 2

With an increasing demand for professional care at home, YouCare today trains hundreds of workers to learn nursing and get jobs as nannies and nursing assistants.

Unemployed or Unemployable

This is first of a two part blog highlighting the plight of the informal job sector in India and what needs to be done to mitigate the risk of a largely unemployable youth populace. In...

Indian Women: The dormant power

According to the ILO’s Global Employment Trends 2013 report , India’s labour force participation rate (LFPR) for women fell from just over 37 per cent in 2004-05 to 29 per cent in 2009-10 till...

Happy Elders!!Happy Families!!

"And in the end it is not the years in your life that count. It`s the life in your years that matter" : Abraham Lincoln A recent study has shown that feeling of happiness in...