National Newswatch

New family care policies provide more flexibility, but for whom?

Nov 13 2017 — Sarah Kaplan — Last week, Jean-Yves Duclos, the minister of Families, Children and Social Development, announced new family care policies designed to increase flexibility for people needing to care for children and other family members. The new policies increase parental leave from 12 to 18 months and offer caregiver benefits of 15 weeks for sick or injured adult […]