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Management Benefits Fund
Leave Benefits & Coverage > Special Leave of Absence

Special Leave of Absence Coverage

Special Leave of Absence Coverage (SLOAC) entitles City of New York eligible and approved employees up to a maximum of 18 weeks or 4 months (depending on your pay cycle) of benefits coverage in a 12-month period during unpaid leave resulting from a disability or serious illness of the employee.

Basic City health coverage and several Fund benefits, paid for by the City and the Fund respectively, will continue for both the member and eligible dependents. These benefits include:

  • Basic Life and Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance
  • Superimposed Major Medical
  • Dental Care
  • Vision Care

See the Special Leave of Absence Coverage FAQ
Download this section of the Fund booklet (PDF)
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Employee Assistance Programs (EAPs)
EAPs are staffed by professional counselors who can help employees and their eligible dependents handle problems in areas such as stress, alcoholism, drug abuse, mental health, and family difficulties.

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