The Sandwich Generation: 47% of adults in their 40s-50s have a parent age 65 or older and are either raising a young child or financially supporting a grown child.
of working family caregivers report having to rearrange their work schedule, decrease their hours, or take an unpaid leave to meet their caregiving responsibilities.
49.3 million employees (44.1%) of private sector workers are not eligible for The Family and Medical Leave Act
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