Parenting

Autism is Different in Girls
Because boys are more often diagnosed with autism than girls, less is known about how the disorder affects females. But according to a recent study in the UK by the Autism Research Centre at the University of Cambridge there is a gender difference. The MRI-based study looked at the brain scans...

 

Parents Spending Less Than an Hour a Day With Their Kids
A recent survey carried out for Virgin Holidays and Universal Orlando Resort finds that: 'Families are busier than ever". Families are spending little over half an hour quality time together during the week because of the demands of modern life.  The poll of 2,000 parents found that p...

 

TV exploits young girls for laughs
More than a third of broadcast TV programs in 2011 and 2012 contained content which sexually exploited their female characters, according to a new report by the Parents Television Council. The report is the council's third in a series about media sexualization of young girls. The latest study revea...

 

Crowdfunding Babies
Traditionally sites such as GoFundMe, Indiegogo and Give Forward have been used by entrepreneurs to kickstart projects or fund major purchases. But now many cash-strapped couples are turning to crowdfunding websites to raise money for expensive adoption procedures and fertility treatments - an...

 

Google working to screen out child porn
Google has announced major plans to make a new effort to eradicate child porn on the Internet. The tech giant's first efforts against child porn came in 2006, when it joined an international coalition focused on ending the problem. Now, Google says it's developed technology which will help automatic...

 

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What we offer

GajGal is an expanding community of mothers helping mothers. Our motto “Get a Job | Get a Life” is based on the belief that for mothers wanting to get back into the workforce, finding a job with “the right level” of flexibility, empowers working mothers to live life on their own terms and better control their own destiny.
GajGal aims to address this “new reality” through four core components:

  • 1. Job Search and Matching tools to streamline finding the perfect fit for flexible work arrangements.
  • 2. Access to Benefits that in the traditional work environment have been provided by full time employers. GajGal helps to provide a critical mass of members to ensure access to a range of benefits options that we are continually working to expand and improve on.
  • 3. Working Mother Community to provide access to news, blogs and articles of interest and importance to working mothers and a social networking community that working mothers can interact with and draw on for support.
  • 4. The Entrepreneur Zone is for mothers aiming to start their own business and expand on the concepts of working mothers helping working mothers succeed.

Success stories

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Shayne Duke
“Using your Benefits link made it easy to select from a wide range of health insurance offerings and narrow down the various plans available that best fit my needs. Being able to make a side by side comparison of the details further helped me make an informed decision on a plan with great rates. The application is swift and uncomplicated”

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Amy Rogers
“ WOW this is a fantastic idea aimed at a true need. I have had a hard time preparing to go back to work after staying home with my two kids for the past 4 years. I am so excited to start adding my requirements and get started on the search. The Latest News and Benefits are an excellent idea. I would come here to read this even if I wasn't looking for a job right now”