Category Archives: Paid sick days

Seattle Coalition for a Healthy Workforce receives award for advancing women’s health equity

Members and friends of the Seattle Coalition for a Healthy Workforce reunited to celebrate Paid Sick and Safe Leave with cake and other goodies. The Seattle Women’s Commission hosted the party on October 29, 2012, and presented the Coalition with … Continue reading

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The Seattle Healthy Workforce is getting an award: Join us for this special event!

Join the Seattle Women’s Commission to thank the Seattle Coalition for a Healthy  Workforce and other supporters for making Seattle’s new Paid Sick and Safe Time Ordinance a reality. Monday, October 29, 6:00 pm Bertha Landes Room, Seattle City Hall … Continue reading

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More free workshops on Seattle’s Paid Sick and Safe Days ordinance [UPDATED]

You gotta hand it to the Seattle Office for Civil Rights – they just keep on doing public education and outreach on Seattle’s new Paid Sick and Safe Time ordinance. If you’re wondering how paid sick and safe days will … Continue reading

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Calling on the candidates to debate real family issues

[Cross-posted from Washington Work and Family Coalition] By Janice D’Arcy || USA Today Recently a group of about two dozen care-giving advocates, many of them children’s advocates too, gathered in a conference overlooking K Street to brainstorm about how to … Continue reading

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Paid sick leave ordinance means a healthy future for Seattle workers

With school having just started and fall weather and flu season around the corner, juggling work and family responsibilities will get a little more challenging. There is a bright spot, though: On Sept. 1, a new city ordinance took effect that ensures most workers in Seattle will be able to earn paid sick and safe day Continue reading

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Paid sick-leave ordinance means a healthy future for most Seattle workers

Via Real Change News, by Janet Chung and Gabriela Quintana: Seattle summers are the best. But with school having just started and fall weather and flu season around the corner, juggling work and family responsibilities will get a little more challenging. … Continue reading

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Know Your Rights: Seattle’s Paid Sick and Safe Leave Law

Most people who work in Seattle have the right to earn paid sick days. Seattle’s City Council adopted paid sick days at the urging of the Seattle Coalition for a Healthy Workforce to promote the health of Seattle’s workers, children, … Continue reading

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