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New Child Leave

New Child Leave provides mothers and fathers up to 8 weeks of 100% paid leave upon birth or legal adoption of a new child. Additionally, birth mothers are eligible to receive up to 8 weeks of 100% paid medical leave under the short-term disability policy, for a total of 16 weeks.

How to take New Child Leave Direct Link

  • Review the Your Connection page on Connect for full details on taking New Child Leave.