Caregivers and supporters escalated their message of equality and justice during 24 hours of protests statewide on Feb. 26. Home care workers are calling on the Governor to keep his promise of overtime pay. Join our home care workers in solidarity: Add your name to the petition! Watch the video on Facebook.
More photos Follow the actions today and tomorrow on our SEIU 521 Home Care Facebook page. Last year, Governor Brown promised in-home caregivers equal treatment. The bill he signed into law would allow home care workers to earn overtime, wait time, and travel time pay for the first time in history. Now, he’s using an out-of-state legal challenge as an excuse to back away from his commitment for caregiver equality. (Read more in the press release.)