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Seattle Home Attendant Work Agreement

Are you planning to hire a home attendant or want to improve your current employment arrangement? This guide will help you, organize your conversations, create clear and respectful communication, and create a clear agreement that outlines the relevant terms of employment.

Seattle House Cleaner Work Agreement

Are you planning to hire someone to provide house cleaning services in your home or want to improve your current employment arrangement? This guide will help you, organize your conversations, create clear and respectful communication, and create a clear agreement that outlines the relevant terms of employment.

Seattle Nanny Share Work Agreement

Are you planning to hire someone to provide childcare services jointly with another family, or already employ someone and want to improve your nanny share employment arrangements? If so, this guide will help you, organize your conversations, create clear and respectful communication, and create a clear agreement that outlines the relevant terms of employment.

Seattle Childcare Work Agreement

Are you hiring a childcare provider or looking to improve your current employment arrangements? This guide will help you organize your conversations, create clear communication, and create an agreement that outlines the relevant terms of employment.

Connecticut Domestic Employer Responsibilities

If you live in Connecticut, and employ any of the workers listed below in your home, then you have legal obligations as a domestic employer. Nanny House Cleaner Home Attendant Chef Driver Household Manager Domestic workers have the following rights in Connecticut: Minimum wage: is $13 effective January 1, 2022.  On July 1, 2022 it

Understanding the Seattle Domestic Workers Standards Ordinance

  Understanding the Seattle Domestic Workers Standards Ordinance In 2018 the Seattle City Council passed the Seattle Domestic Workers Ordinance, the first municipal law of its kind in the country. The law increased protections for Seattle domestic workers and created more guidance for domestic employers to understand how to fairly compensate workers for their work.

Including WA Domestic Workers in Workers’ Compensation

Hand in Hand is participating in a Legislative Workgroup, under WA State L&I. As a result of the organizing of the Domestic Workers Coalition, and championed by Sen. Rebecca Saldaña, L&I was directed by the state legislature in the biennial budget to convene a workgroup to investigate how to expand access to the state’s workers’

Mandatory portable benefits for Seattle Domestic Workers

Live in Seattle? Sign the petition today to support paid time off for Domestic Workers. On April 6th, 2021 the Domestic Workers Standards Board sent a series of recommendations to Mayor Jenny Durkan and Seattle City Council relating to outreach, enforcement and additional policy recommendations for the Seattle Domestic Worker Ordinance. Hand in Hand, as

Casa Latina

Casa Latina empowers low-wage Latino immigrants to move from economic insecurity to economic prosperity and to lift their voices to take action around public policy issues that affect them. Through employment, education, and community organizing, Casa Latina is creating a Latino community that participates fully in the economy and democracy of this country. Casa Latina’s

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