Receive credit for child-rearing

Earn credit for contributory service for the time you were off work to raise children.

Deadlines and cost

You must apply while you are an active member or within 30 days of leaving your job with your employer that participates in the plan.

Note: If you work for more than one employer, you’ll remain an active member until you leave all your positions with employers that participate in the plan.

There is no cost to claim a child-rearing credit.