Victory: Minimum Wage for Caregivers

For the past 75 years, homecare workers have been excluded from the basic labor protections that most American workers take for granted. Finally, that exclusion is ending.

On September 17, 2013, the Obama Administration made history when they announced that homecare workers will begin receiving basic minimum wage and overtime protections.

So what does this mean? Let’s break it down and look at how you helped Bend the Arc and our partners make history.

Thank you for making a difference. Thank you for making history with Bend the Arc. In the coming weeks and months we will work to ensure that the new rules are implemented effectively.

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Scroll designed by Juan Pablo Bravo from The Noun Project. Stopwatch designed by Scott Lewis from The Noun Project.