3 answers

Does AFLAC Cover Maternity?

Does anyone know if there is an AFLAC policy that covers maternity leave? I don't get paid maternity through my employer, and was looking for/wondering if there are any short term disability-type policies out there to soften the blow of an unpaid maternity leave... any info is welcome. FYI, I am not pregnant now. Looking to plan for the hopefully near future.

To clarify, I do have medical coverage that will cover the medical expenses, I'm wondering if they provide any kind of income replacement, like a short term disability policy...


What can I do next?

More Answers

L., my husband has sold Aflac for over 10 years and is currently the #5 agent in AZ. He can help you. I'll PM his email and cell number. You are smart to think ahead and not wait until after you're pregnant! :)

1 mom found this helpful

yes they do - but there is a time limit before it is covered. It is probably different in each state depending on the laws in your state. I think it is covered just under the normal disability section of the plan. You can also add hospital stay stuff that covers it and you get reimbursed quite a bit of money....I didn't know about this until after I had my last baby, but it would've been nice to have!! Good Luck ~

1 mom found this helpful

Yes they do have a program (I called about it too). You need to have it for at least 10 months before they will give you any coverage, but they will help to cover bills and things like that. Call an agent to ask, but when I called (over the summer), there was an option.

1 mom found this helpful

Required Fields

Our records show that we already have a Mamapedia or Mamasource account created for you under the email address you entered.

Please enter your Mamapedia or Mamasource password to continue signing in.

Required Fields

, you’re almost done...

Since this is the first time you are logging in to Mamapedia with Facebook Connect, please provide the following information so you can participate in the Mamapedia community.

As a member, you’ll receive optional email newsletters and community updates sent to you from Mamapedia, and your email address will never be shared with third parties.

By clicking "Continue to Mamapedia", I agree to the Mamapedia Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy.