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An updated, interactive version of UA Life & Work Connections' Family Resource Map is now available on mobile devices, making it easier for employees, students and visitors to find what they need while on campus.

This article reminds us of the importance of staying connected in our relationships.  It also offers practical tips to help our children learn the importance of social connection. 

A Life & Work Connections partnership with Planning, Design and Construction, has led to comprehensive UA-wide lactation space criteria for new buildings, building expansion and renovations.

The UA Life & Work Connections' Childcare and Family Resouces team at the University of Arizona is pleased to support greater Tucson and Phoenix area employees and students in planning for the 2015/2016 academic year. 

The University of Arizona is committed to the success of its faculty and staff and provides family-friendly benefits, services, and policies to support our employees' diverse family needs.

Planning for summer childcare?  Here are a few ideas for the Tucson and Phoenix areas during the summer months.

Through its UA Life & Work Connections’ (LWC) office, UA was recently cited as a model university regarding its campus lactation resources in “Breastfeeding Best Practices in Higher Education” (2014).

UA Life & Work Connections (LWC) - in partnership with Arizona Health Sciences Center (AHSC) - is pleased to announce the addition of twenty-eight (28)changing tables and the newest lactation space at AHSC. The College of Nursing lactation room joins other AHSC lactation spaces as part of this dedicated effort.

A letter from Dr. Harry McDermott explaining the Ebola Virus in the United States.

In times of calm, and especially during periods of conflict, Child Care and Family Resources, Elder Care and Life Cycle Resources and Work/Life Support understands the range of concerns young children and their families have concerning violence, their personal safety and well being and the usefulness of teaching and modeling peaceful resolutions.

Getting ready for your little ones to head back to school? Here are few tips for preparing yourself and your family for a successful school year.

UA Life & Work Connections - in partnership with the Arizona Student Unions - is pleased to announce that changing tables are now available in all Tucson campus Student Union Memorial Center (SUMC) restrooms.