paid family leave

Illinois lawmakers have passed an AARP-backed bill guaranteeing workers at least five days of paid time off a year for any reason, including caregiving.
AARP helped pass new measures in dozens of states in 2022 to make life easier for family caregivers.
AARP sent a letter to the House Ways and Means Committee endorsing paid family and caregiving leave to help women remain in the workforce.
Delaware's governor signed a bill that will give residents up to 12 weeks of paid family and medical leave to care for a loved one or welcome a child.
African American woman helping Senior man use walker
State lawmakers on Saturday overrode Gov. Larry Hogan’s initial veto of a bill that will allow workers to take up to 12 weeks of partially paid time off.
As a family caregiver for my mother who died last year at the age of 96, I benefited greatly from the peace of mind and financial security of having paid family leave benefits from my employer, AARP. The benefit was there when I needed it most: to be present for significant caregiving issues,…
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