LGBTI Inclusion

LGBTQ people need paid leave – and not just during the COVID pandemic

Caregivers have the right to guaranteed paid leave.

A recent survey revealed one in five LGBTQ people are afraid to request time off work to care for a loved one. Image: Reuters/Lucy Nicholson

Ty Cobb
Senior Director, Strategic Initiatives & Research, HRC
Matt Schaible
Senior Manager, Foundation Programs, HRC
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