21st Century Social Justice

http://fordham.bepress.com/swjournal

List of Papers (Total 13)

The Importance of Access to Benefits under the Family Medical Leave Act for Low-Income Families for Bonding and Attachment Facilitation with a Fragile Infant and the Role of the Social Worker

Lack of universal family leave discriminates against low-income families with infants who require care in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. Birth complications tend to occur more frequently in families living with low socioeconomic status, placing a disproportionate burden on an already vulnerable population. Parents in this group tend to be employed in jobs that do not include the ...