When a family member (spouse, child, or parent) experiences a serious health condition that requires you to take time off from work to care for them, you will want to apply for a Family Care Leave.
If you will be off work for five or more consecutive days, you will want to apply for a continuous leave. If you need to take time off intermittently, for example, to take a loved one to scheduled medical procedures, or weekly doctor visits you will want to apply for an Intermittent family care leave.
To apply for a family care leave of absence:
- Submit your application:
- Have your family member’s treating physician complete: