§ 21. Ms Julie Morgan
To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Employment what help is being offered to employers to develop policies which encourage a balance between work and life. 
§ Ms Hodge
The work-life balance campaign aims to increase employers' awareness and take-up of work-life balance policies.186W
With an additional boost of nearly £1 million, we have increased the Challenge Fund to £3.2 million over three years. This is providing free advice to employers to bring benefits to their business and allow their employees to enjoy a better work-life balance.
We are working in partnership with Employers for Work-Life Balance (an independent group of 22 employers) to promote best practice. We are publishing a series of good practice guides giving employers practical advice.