Priority Public Service Entitlement for Surviving Spouses of CAF Personnel
Relevant Employment Policies
The Public Service Commission of Canada has established a new Priority Public Service Entitlement for the surviving spouses and common-law partners of Canadian Armed Forces personnel who have died while performing their duties.
Employment Insurance Parental Benefit Extension for CAF Families
To provide more flexibility for Canadian Armed Forces families, the Employment Insurance Parental Benefit eligibility period can be extended up to a maximum of 104 weeks.