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Work/Life Resources

Use these webpages to navigate life at Northwestern.

In addition, please review the Faculty Work/Life and Family Resources brochure for further information on work/life-related policies, relocation resources, family support programs and benefits and personal well-being assistance.

A Message from the Provost

Northwestern is committed to ensuring that new and continuing faculty members have the information and resources they need to acclimate to Northwestern and succeed in their careers. The Offices of the Provost and of Work/Life and Family Resources can help all faculty navigate life's opportunities and challenges for you to be your best at work and at home. From the Faculty Family Leave Policy and childcare and eldercare benefits to the Faculty Wellness Program, our policies and resources support faculty excellence, career satisfaction and well-being.”

Provost Kathleen Hagerty

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Caregiving Facilitation Resource


The Office of Human Resources and the Office of the Provost are pleased to offer Northwestern’s faculty a new resource for their family caregiving needs. Cariloop is a comprehensive caregiving facilitator that pairs licensed and certified healthcare coaches with clients to assist with finding the caregiving resources they need to manage care transitions and life events.

Read more about Cariloop