Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA)

This video describes your rights under the federal Family and Medical Leave Act.  Because this video is about federal laws, the information in it is true for every state. 

Watch this video to learn about FMLA laws when: 

  • you or your spouse is pregnant or adopting a child 
  • you or someone in your immediate family has an illness 
  • someone in your immediate family was injured in active duty (also called military family leave)

Get a PDF of this video that you can print out and read.

For more information, contact:

Statewide Legal Services: 860-344-0380 (Central CT & Middletown) or 1-800-453-3320 (all other regions).

For people over 60, click here to get help from legal aid.

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