Tag Archives: Work and Family

Report: Paid sick leave isn’t just good for your health – it’s better for Seattle’s kids and families too

Food safety and public health top the list of benefits of ensuring people working in Seattle have paid sick leave – but according to a new report, it would also improve children’s health and school performance, and provide support for … Continue reading

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City of Seattle Ponders: Paid Sick Leave For Seattle Workers?

From Seattlest: Have you dragged yourself to work when you were feeling ill? Have you watched helpless as a co-worker goes Typhoid Mary on the entire staff? As a campaign for paid sick leave ramps up, relief could be on … Continue reading

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For Mother’s Day: Mom deserves flowers – and paid sick days

Via Washington Policy Watch: ~Alex Stone, Communications Manager, EOI In my family, Mother’s Day usually includes an assortment of flowers, cards, candy and family time spent over sit-down meal. After all, Mother’s Day is an important day to honor and … Continue reading

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What about Dad? Take a survey about how work-family issues impact men

Much has been written about family and work responsibilities from the perspective of women. But is balancing work and family also an issue for men? MomsRising.org, a national go-to organization for work/family issues, would like to learn more about your … Continue reading

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