Are you wondering about maternity or paternity leave? Have you just given birth? Are you considering adoption? Here you will find information about these issues.
The resources on this page were hand-picked by the Centre for Public Legal Education Alberta's staff as a good place to start.
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Get your questions about Adoption Records answered at Law-Faqs.org's list of frequently asked questions about adoption records.
These FAQs are provided by the Canadian Legal FAQs, a website of the Centre for Public Legal Education Alberta. They provide answers for birth parents and adopted children about accessing adoption records in Alberta.
This publication explains the provisions of the Act as they apply to pregnancy, breastfeeding, maternity and parental leave, adoption, and childcare obligations. It also provides resources for finding more information about maternity leave and parental leave, which includes leave for adoptive parents.
This online resource is provided by Canadian Legal FAQs, a website of the Centre for Public Legal Education Alberta. These FAQs provide information regarding who is eligible for maternity and parental leave, the duration of both leaves, income during these leaves, what is required of you to give to your employer, what is required of the employer, as well as what can expected when you return to work or if you are unable to take maternity/parental leave.