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Resources for Expectant Parents

If you're expecting a child soon, these topics will help you learn about options available to you.

Expectant Parent Workshop

Offered throughout the year, this workshop covers UC pregnancy leave and how to coordinate leaves of absence including Family Medical Leave, Pregnancy Disability, Pregnancy Short-term Disability benefits and health and welfare benefits.

Register for the virtual workshop on the UC Learning Center (login required). Search for the workshop title to enroll. Upon registration, a link will be sent to enable access.

 Upcoming Expectant Parent Workshops

  • Tuesday, January 24, 2023, 1:30 – 3:30 p.m.

  • Tuesday, April 25, 2023, 1:30 – 3:30 p.m.

  • Tuesday, July 25, 2023, 1:30 – 3:30 p.m.

  • Tuesday, October 24, 2023, 1:30 – 3:30 p.m.

Health employees, visit the Health Human Resources website at following link:

The following departments collaborate to present this workshop: Benefits, Employee Relations, and Payroll.


Review the University of California Pregnancy and Newborn Factsheet (PDF)

Disability income

Leave options

Insurance benefits

Flexible spending accounts

Nursing resources

Community/networking resources

For more information see Disability Benefits.