October 22, 2014

Weather and Winners

Not even a downpour and a tornado warning could keep DC homecare workers from gathering October 15.

October 15, 2014

A BRIEF HISTORY OF THE 2014 FIGHT FOR: Back Wages, a Living Wage, Overtime, Sick Time and Respect on the Job

Despite union-busting tactics from management, homecare workers at Nursing Enterprises Inc. vote overwhelmingly to become members of 1199SEIU United Healthcare Workers East. Afterward, NEI employees continue to advocate for owed wages and proper benefits.

September 17, 2014

Homecare Workers Michael Thompson and Abraham Takoh attend Home Care Rising Summit in St. Louis, Missouri

DC homecare workers Abraham Takoh and Michael Thompson were among those who attended the Home Care Workers Rising Summit held in St. Louis, Missouri.

September 8, 2014

DC Homecare Worker Campaign Featured on Labor Day Weekend

Information about the campaign by DC homecare workers was distributed at the Greenbelt Labor Day Festival and Parade on Saturday, August 30th and our banner was carried in the parade on the holiday.

September 8, 2014

DC Homecare Workers Tell It Like It Is At ‘Labor in the Pulpits’

At a Labor Day weekend service at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Silver Spring, DC homecare worker Michael Thompson told those gathered how he worked for three months this year without pay, caring for a very sick patient who has no other source of assistance.