Coping with a Loss of Independence

Labour Standards: Absence for Family or Parental Obligations

You can be absent from work if you have to take care of a relative or a person for whom you are a caregiver. Generally speaking, you are entitled to a certain number of days of leave, whether paid by your employer or not. You must notify your employer of your absence as soon as possible.

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  • obligation familiale, obligation parentale, responsabilité familiale, responsabilité parentale
  • absence temporaire, absence de longue durée, congé, congé sans traitement, emploi, employeur, salarié, travailleur, proche aidant, acte criminel, suicide, CNT, CNESST, Commission des normes, de l’équité, de la santé et de la sécurité du travail
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  • CNESST