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Virtual support group for parents on Yammer

25 Mar 2020

New online support group on Yammer for parents balancing work with caring for their children

A new online support group has been set up on the social media platform Yammer for parents who are currently balancing work at the University with caring for their children.  

The group is open to anyone in the University and is an opportunity to share online resources and practical support.

How do I sign up to Yammer?

  • Go to
  • Follow the simple instructions to set up an account using your University email address

How do I join the parents support group on Yammer?

Once you have set up an account:

  • Search for ‘parents support group’ 
  • Select ‘join group’

If you are already a member of the University Yammer group you can simply visit ‘Parents support group’.

If you have any problems accessing the group please contact