Pregnancy, Newborn Child and Adopted Child

Welcoming a new child into the family is both exciting and worrisome. This factsheet is for new mothers and fathers. It explains how the disability plans replace wages. It outlines which UC-sponsored benefits you may be able to continue while on leave for pregnancy and childbirth or to bond with your child.

Factsheet for Employees who Accrue Sick Leave

Forms to request for baby bonding

Useful Links for Additional Information

Website on breastfeeding
breastfeeding.com

California Early Intervention
Services for infants and toddlers with disabilities.
Real person and Spanish speakers usually available.
1-800-515-2229
dds.ca.gov/EarlyStart/Home.cfm

Childbirth
Website on pregnancy and childbirth: childbirth.org