The Fight for #PaidLeaveForAll Continues

The Fight for #PaidLeaveForAll Continues

The Senate’s failure to pass the Build Back Better Act in December was a frustrating moment in the fight for paid leave, but it doesn’t mean we’re giving up. While the federal government has recently shifted focus to the important work of protecting...
Father’s Day, Paid Leave and COVID-19: Tell us your story!

Father’s Day, Paid Leave and COVID-19: Tell us your story!

This Father’s Day, our coalition is collecting stories about the importance of paid leave and paid sick days for dads, AND about the importance of being able to be there for our dads when they need a caregiver. With that in mind, our guiding question is: What...

NC Families Care Coalition Calls on NC Senators to Support Paid Leave

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMay 22, 2020RALEIGH, NC – A broad coalition of North Carolina organizations is calling on Senators Thom Tillis and Richard Burr to support the paid leave and paid sick days provisions of the HEROES Act. The NC Families Care Coalition, a coalition...

Know Your Rights: COVID, Paid Leave and Unemployment

Check out this excellent new know-your-rights chart that can help clarify who is eligible for what kind of support under new federal laws, and what working people’s options are in the face of the COVID pandemic. Many thanks to our partners at Family Values @...
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...