The Work/Life Resource Center is a starting point for the University community to learn about resources and tools to promote work/life balance. Our services include help in locating childcare and eldercare, educational programs, and consultation on flexible scheduling.
U-M Family Helpers—is a listing of University of Michigan students who are available to perform various services, including child care, yard work, tutoring, housekeeping, and pet sitting.
If you are a member of the University — full- or part-time faculty, staff or student — our staff can provide consultation and referral information at no charge. We can help guide you to multiple resources so that you can make informed decisions based on your individual situation. Our specific services include providing information pertaining to:
The Work/Life Resource Center (WLRC) is committed to the ongoing development of a workplace culture supportive of personal and family life. By advocating for enlightened policies, practices and services, the WLRC contributes to the recruitment and retention of the highest-quality faculty, staff and students.
Disclaimers & Eligibility:
The Work/Life Resource Center does not interpret policy, facilitate leaves of absence, or negotiate flexible scheduling with supervisors.
The Work/Life Resource Center does not endorse or represent any resources listed within this website as recommended by the University.
Full-time and part-time U-M faculty, staff and students are eligible to receive consultation and referral services at no charge.