Are you an essential worker? Tell us how you’re doing!

Are you an essential worker? Tell us how you’re doing!

“What is this?” The NC Families Care Coalition is working to amplify the voices of people deemed essential workers during the Coronavirus crisis. Please share your thoughts and experiences about going to work during the pandemic, how you are protecting...
NC Families Care Coalition submits recommendations to state executive, legislative leadership regarding COVID-19

Paid Sick Days in North Carolina: By the Numbers

In news coverage of the Coronavirus, much has been said about paid sick days as a critical missing piece of America’s public health toolkit. Here’s a look at paid sick time – and who does and doesn’t have access to it – in North Carolina. Data courtesy of our friends...
Coronavirus and Paid Sick Days in the News

Coronavirus and Paid Sick Days in the News

As COVID-19 reached the continental US earlier this week, media coverage almost immediately connected the dots between this potential public health crisis and the myriad shortcomings of our public policy and healthcare system. The lack of a federal paid sick days...