Extend Maternity/Parental Leave for Canadians to 18 months

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Terry Howe
1 year ago
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Terry Howe
1 year ago
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Terry Howe
1 year ago
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Michelle Moldowan
3 years ago
I support this but it really only benefits families who can afford to take a 6 month leave with zero pay. I wish we got paid, especially single income families.

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Danielle Hutchinson
4 years ago
I plan on having kids someday.

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Carmelina Paci
4 years ago
I agree with thus, though i may or may not use the 18 month leave, it looks like many parents would benefit from it

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Chad Boone
4 years ago
These formative years are invaluable to the development of young children.

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sandra rocha-ginter
4 years ago
I agree

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Claire Krywiak
4 years ago
Most daycare centres will not accept a child until they are 18 months old. Presently I have to return to work when my babies are 12 months old - this 6 months is very difficult financially and mentally. Plus a baby at 12 months old is too young to be away from their mother or father.

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victoria northcott
4 years ago
the most important years to create loving bonds with parents