Catholic World News

Chicago archdiocese announces parental-leave policy

May 19, 2016

The Archdiocese of Chicago has announced plans to implement a parental-leave policy for lay employees.

Under the new policy, which comes into effect on July 1, full-time workers will be allowed to take three months off at full salary, and another three months without pay, after the birth of a child. The policy would apply to both mothers and fathers. 

Further information:
Sound Off! supporters weigh in.

All comments are moderated. To lighten our editing burden, only current donors are allowed to Sound Off. If you are a donor, log in to see the comment form; otherwise please support our work, and Sound Off!

There are no comments yet for this item.