2289 employees reported this benefit
Convalescent leave is available to eligible employees for childbirth. Typical leave is 42 days.
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12 weeks for maternity; 21 days for paternity. Paternity days must be consecutive (use/lose).
I have never used either of these forms of leave, but I know for a fact maternity leave is available for those that need it.
Maternity leave rules changed to benefit mother and child and expanded to include paternity leave
It has gotten immensely better in the last few years.
The US Air Force provides these benefits.
Lots of time off available for expectant mothers
Mothers get 12 weeks and Fathers get 20 days of paid time off
It has definitely improved lately.
Paternity leave could be longer.
If both parents work for this employer, there is substantial amount of time for both to have time off.