A new baby and a 9-month furlough with no end in sight: How COVID-19 is straining Michigan families

When Rachael Guzzardo was furloughed from her job as a physical therapist for a large health system in metro Detroit in May, the mother of two, including a son born on Feb. 29, applied for unemployment. When she was told she could receive the benefits for up to 26 weeks, Guzzardo told her husband, “There’s … Continue reading A new baby and a 9-month furlough with no end in sight: How COVID-19 is straining Michigan families