Athena Swan in SHW

Support for parents and carers

We lead by example in this important area. Our guidance for carers and PhD student maternity pay initiatives have informed University of Glasgow policies. We continue to be proactive with regards to carers – for example, promoting awareness of carers’ issues during national Carers Week. 

Photo of child in wheelchair with mum

SHW working groups 

The role of the following groups includes identifying and addressing the needs of parents and carers:

SHW guidelines

Other SHW resources

Related University of Glasgow resources

Main University of Glasgow parents and carers webpage