Birth, Adoption, Foster Care

Instructions for the Work Life Event Birth, Adoption, Foster Care may depend upon whether you are a benefited or non-benefited employee or if you are represented by a union. Am I union employee? What's my union? Find answers in Labor Relations FAQs.

There are seven lactation rooms available on campus. Locate the lactation rooms on the map [PDF]. Please note that many departments will make ad hoc arrangements based on employees' needs; this map depicts rooms set aside solely for lactation.

The federal Family Medical Leave Act and Massachusetts Pregnant Workers Fairness Act provide a variety of employment and benefits protections to employees in the case of pregnancy and/or birth/adoption of a child.

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