Re: HuffPost Story Query - Breastfeeding/Maternity Leave
Originally Posted by @llli*yoginimama
Me too, and it was no easy task to take off 12 weeks. I had to get my husband to donate leave, etc., so I could be paid. I think the maternity leave policies in this country are a CRIME! Especially in my field of early intervention, they should KNOW BETTER, and we still only got 6 weeks and even at that you had to use up your sick leave time or go unpaid. When I went back I had to take several unpaid days when my son was sick, etc.
Working mom to
Gabbie 3/8/02 BF 15 months
Rose 6/5/04 BF 18 months
Will 10/6/09 BF 22 months and counting