#Take15For15 on the one year anniversary

Kara says home care workers are worth more! Holding a sign.

On this day a year ago, thousands of home care workers first joined striking fast food workers in the #FightFor15 by marching with them in the streets. Since joining we’ve won $15 for home care providers in Massachusetts and Oregon … Read the rest

Why Home Care Workers Need $15

Home Care worker Lizabetha

Lizabeth Bonilla has been working in home care for the past 42 years. She currently earns $10 an hour and is forced to rely on public assistance to keep a roof over the head of her daughter, two grandchildren and … Read the rest

Care Crisis: The Senior Care Gap

19 Million seniors need daily care to stay in their homes – and that number is expected to double by 2050.

But just 2 million home care workers are tasked with keeping these older Americans cared for in their homes. … Read the rest

Interactive State Care Gap Map

America is in the midst of a senior care crisis. 10,000 Baby Boomers turn 65 every day and 90 percent of these older Americans want to stay in their homes. The demand for home care is exploding, but our long … Read the rest

Home Care workers #Take15for15

Home care workers from across the country joined together with fast-food, child care and airport workers, adjunct professors, and college students as part of the largest low-wage worker mobilization in history.

Last year, when home care workers decided to stand … Read the rest