TITLE

Daddy's home! Paternity leave benefits help employers stand out

AUTHOR(S)
Koster, Kathleen
PUB. DATE
September 2009
SOURCE
Employee Benefit News;Sep2009, Vol. 23 Issue 11, p59
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the initiatives of companies with regard to paternity leave benefits. While the number of companies offering paternity benefits is decreasing, progressive companies were offering benefits beyond paid leave to fathers, according to the 2008 National Study of Employers by the Families and Work Institute. The survey showed that 46, 35, 5, and 9 percent of the respondents were paying for childcare with pretax dollars, child care referral services, child care vouchers, and onsite or near-site child care, respectively.
ACCESSION #
44308692

 

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