Human Resources

Child & Family Care

Child Care Center


A child care center is available for Jefferson employees, located on Jefferson’s Center City campus. Operated by CCLC, a division of Knowledge Universe, the center is licensed for 56 children, ages six weeks to five years, and is supported by Jefferson Administration in its operation, developmental programs, and continued enhancements.

Additionally, CCLC offers discounted rates for Jefferson employees at any Kinder Care or Champions facility. There are over 70 centers within 25 miles of downtown Philadelphia.

Adoption Assistance

Jefferson provides up to $3,000 in adoption assistance for adoption agency fees, placement fees, lawyer’s fees, and temporary foster care charges.  In addition, employees adopting children will be provided up to five (5) days excused paid leave to attend to activities related to the adoption.

New & Expecting Mothers & Families

Parent & Family Education Programs

Parent and Family Education Programs are available to assist new and expecting mothers and families at no cost or discounted prices to Jefferson employees.

Lactation Lounges

Private employee lactation lounges are available for breastfeeding mothers returning to work. At present, there are seven Lactation Lounges on the Center City campus and one lactation lounge at the Methodist Campus. 

Breastfeeding Warmline

Certified lactation consultants are available to answer questions and provide additional information about many topics related to breastfeeding.

Expectant Parent Workshop

Human Resources has partnered with Parent Education to provide employees with an overview of how to navigate your benefits while on leave, and also introduce you to Jefferson’s OB/GYN and pediatric services.