New York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito dedicated a portion of her February 11 State of the City speech to addressing the needs of paid and unpaid caregivers.
PHI works to improve the lives of people who need home or residential care--by improving the lives of the workers who provide that care.
Advocates in Massachusetts are urging Gov. Charlie Baker to dedicate a portion of the $30 million in nursing home spending that he has proposed for FY17 to boosting the wages of direct-care workers.
A wage hike for Missouri home care attendants is in further jeopardy after a legislative panel has voted once again to reject it, citing a failure to comply with state rulemaking regulations.