National Partnership for Women & Families

National Paid Sick Days Coalition

The Healthy Families Act coalition consists of approximately 150 women's, civil rights, health, faith-based and labor organizations committed to passing a national paid sick days standard.

National Organizations

9to5, National Association for Working Women
A Better Balance: The Work and Family Legal Center
African American Ministers in Action
Afterschool Alliance
American Association of People with Disabilities
American Association of University Women (AAUW)
American Civil Liberties Union
American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE)
American Federation of State, Country, and Municipal Employees (AFSCME)
American Federation of Teachers (AFT)
American Public Health Association
American Rights at Work
Asian American Justice Center
Asian Pacific American Labor Alliance (APALA, AFL-CIO)
Association of Flight Attendants-CWA
Business and Professional Women/USA (BPW)
Center for American Progress Action Fund
Center for Community Change
Center for Law and Social Policy (CLASP)
Coalition on Human Needs
Coalition of Labor Union Women
Commission on Social Action of Reform Judaism
Communications Consortium Media Center
Communications Workers of America (CWA)
Community Action Partnership
Demos: A Network for Ideas & Action
Direct Care Alliance
Drum Major Institute for Public Policy
Easter Seals
Economic Policy Institute
Families USA
Family Caregiver Alliance
Family Equality Council
Family Values @ Work Consortium
Federally Employed Women
Feminist Majority
Friends Committee on National Legislation
First Focus Campaign for Children
Generations United
Half in Ten
Human Impact Partners
Human Rights Campaign
Human Rights Watch
Institute for Women’s Policy Research
Interfaith Worker Justice
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers
Jewish Women International
Labor Council for Latin American Advancement (LCLAA)
Jewish Labor Committee
Jewish Women International
Kids Project
Labor Council for Latin American Advancement (LCLAA)
Labor Project for Working Families
Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights
Legal Momentum
Legal Voice
Main Street Alliance
March of Dimes
Maternity Care Coalition
Ms. Foundation for Women
National Advocacy Center of the Sisters of the Good Shepherd
National Alliance for Caregiving
National Asian Pacific American Women’s Forum
National Association of City and County Health Officials
National Association of Commissions for Women (NACW)
National Association of Mothers' Centers (NAMC)/MOTHERS Initiative
National Association of Nurse Practitioners in Women’s Health (NPWH)
National Association of School Nurses
National Association of Social Workers
National Center on Caregiving, Family Caregiver Alliance
National Coalition for LGBT Health
National Council of Jewish Women
National Council of La Raza (NCLR)
National Council of Negro Women
National Council of Women's Organizations (NCWO)
National Education Association (NEA)
National Employment Law Project
National Family Caregivers Association
National Fatherhood Initiative
National Gay and Lesbian Task Force Action Fund
National Hispanic Council on Aging
National Latina Institute for Reproductive Health
National Organization for Women (NOW)
National Partnership for Women & Families
National Respite Coalition
National Research Center for Women & Families / Cancer Prevention and Treatment Fund
National Women’s Health Network
National Women’s Law Center
NETWORK: A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby
NJ Parent-to-Parent
North Carolina Justice Center
OWL, the voice of midlife and older women
PathWays PA (PA Family Economic Self Sufficiency Project)
Pennsylvania AFL-CIO
Presbyterian Church (USA) Washington Office
Pride At Work
Progressive States Network
Restaurant Opportunities Centers United
Service Employees International Union
The Partnership for Working Families
Trust for America’s Health
United Auto Workers (UAW)
United Church of Christ, Justice and Witness Ministries
United for a Fair Economy
United Food and Commercial Workers International Unions
UNITE HERE International Union
United Auto Workers (UAW)
United Church of Christ Justice & Witness Ministries
United Food and Commercial Workers International Union(UFCW)
United States Breastfeeding Committee
United Steelworkers (USW)
U.S. Women’s Chamber of Commerce
Voices for America's Children
Wider Opportunities for Women
Women Employed
Women’s Research & Education Institute
Working Families Party
Young Invincibles

State and Local Organizations


AAUW of Alabama
National Organization for Women Alabama


AAUW of Alaska


AAUW of Arizona
National Organization for Women Arizona


AAUW of Arkansas
Arkansas Community Organizations
Arkansas Interfaith Committee for Worker Justice
Teamsters Local #878


9to5 Bay Area
9to5 Los Angeles
AAUW of California
California Breastfeeding Coalition
Contra Costa National Organization for Women
Equal Rights Advocates
Legal Aid Society-Employment Law Center
National Council of Jewish Women, California State Public Affairs
Restaurant Opportunities Center of Los Angeles
Young Workers United (San Francisco)


9to5 Colorado
AAUW of Colorado
Colorado Coalition for Girls
FRESC: Good Jobs, Strong Communities
Gate City Moving
Interfaith Worker Justice Committee of Colorado
National Council of Jewish Women, Colorado State Public Affairs
One Colorado


AAUW of Connecticut
Connecticut Breastfeeding Coalition
Connecticut Permanent Commission on the Status of Women
Connecticut Working Families


AAUW of Delaware

District of Columbia

D.C. Employment Justice Center
The Restaurant Opportunities Center of Washington, DC


AAUW of Florida
Florida Federation of Business & Professional Women (BPW/FL)
National Organization for Women North Miami
National Organization for Women Sarasota/Manatee
Organize Now


9to5 Atlanta Working Women
AAUW of Georgia
Atlanta North Georgia Labor Council
Georgia Job Family Collaborative
Georgia STAND-UP
Parent to Parent of Georgia
The Georgia Job/Family Collaborative


AAUW of Hawaii


AAUW of Idaho
Idaho Women’s Network


AAUW of Illinois
Action Now
AIDS Foundation of Chicago
Brighton Park Neighborhood Council (Chicago)
FCCTP Local 1708
Illinois Maternal and Child Health Coalition
Illinois National Organization for Women
National Council of Jewish Women, Illinois State Public Affairs Committee
National Organization for Women North/Northwest Suburban Illinois NELA
National Organization for Women West Suburban Chicago
Parents Work
Project IRENE


AAUW of Indiana
Indiana Black Breastfeeding Coalition


Iowa Caregivers Association


AAUW of Kansas


AAUW of Kentucky
National Council of Jewish Women, Kentucky State Public Affairs


AAUW of Louisiana
Louisiana Breastfeeding Coalition
National Council of Jewish Women, Louisiana State Public Affairs


AAUW of Maine
Food AND Medicine
Maine Business and Professional Women
Maine Center for Economic Policy
Maine Centers for Women, Work, and Community
Maine Coalition Against Sexual Assault
Maine Equal Justice
Mainely Girls
Maine Women’s Health Campaign
Maine Women’s Lobby
National Association of Social Workers, Maine Chapter
National Council of Jewish Women, Southern Maine
Southern Maine Workers’ Center
WAGE Project Maine


AAUW of Maryland
Disciples Justice Action Network
Love ‘N Care, LLC
Maryland Breastfeeding Coalition
Montgomery County Commission for Women


AAUW of Massachusetts
Cambridge Commission on the Status of Women
Crittenton Women’s Union
Eastern Massachusetts OWL
Jewish Alliance for Law and Social Action
Massachusetts Commission on the Status of Women
Massachusetts Disability Law Center, Inc.
Massachusetts Employment Rights Coalition
Massachusetts Paid Leave Coalition
New England Joint Board, UNITE HERE
Our Bodies Ourselves
Somerville Commission for Women
The Massachusetts Chapter of the National Organization for Women
United Auto Workers Massachusetts State CAP Council


AAUW of Michigan
National Council of Jewish Women, Michigan State Public Affairs
National Organization for Women Wayne County Chapter
Sugar Law Center for Economic and Social Justice


AAUW of Minnesota
National Council of Jewish Women, Minnesota State Public Affairs
TakeAction Minnesota


AAUW of Mississippi


AAUW of Missouri
National Council of Jewish Women, Missouri State Public Affairs


AAUW of Montana
Working For Equality and Economic Liberation (Helena)


AAUW of Nebraska


AAUW of Nevada

New Hampshire

AAUW of New Hampshire
New Hampshire Commission on the Status of Women
New Hampshire Women’s Lobby and Alliance

New Jersey

AAUW of New Jersey
Essex County Women of Color and Allies NOW Chapter
National Organization for Women Middlesex County
National Council of Jewish Women, New Jersey State Public Affairs
Newark Teachers Union, Local 481, AFT, AFL-CIO
New Jersey Citizen Action
New Jersey Policy Perspective
New Jersey Statewide Parent Advocacy Network
New Jersey Time to Care Coalition

New Mexico

AAUW of New Mexico
New Mexico Voices for Children
New Mexico Women’s Agenda

New York

AAUW of New York
Center for Children’s Initiatives
Health Care Access Coalition
Labor-Religion Coalition of New York State
Make the Road New York
New York City Paid Sick Days Campaign
New York State Paid Family Leave Coalition
New York Union Child Care Coalition

North Carolina

AAUW of North Carolina
National Organization of Women Asheville
North Carolina Justice Center

North Dakota

AAUW of North Dakota


AAUW of Ohio
Central Ohio Breastfeeding Coalition
Policy Matters Ohio


AAUW of Oklahoma


AAUW of Oregon
Children First for Oregon
Family Forward Oregon


AAUW of Pennsylvania
Childspace West Child Care Center
First Pittsburgh Chapter of the National Organization for Women
Institute for the Advancement of Working Families
Keystone Research Center (Harrisburg)
National Council of Jewish Women, Pennsylvania State Public Affairs
National Organization for Women Ni Ta Nee
PathWays PA
Pennsylvania Council of Churches
Philadelphia Coalition of Labor Union Women
Philadelphia Jobs with Justice
Philadelphia NOW
Philadelphia Physicians for Social Responsibility
Women’s Law Project

Rhode Island

AAUW of Rhode Island
National Council of Jewish Women, Rhode Island State Public Affairs
Rhode Island Breastfeeding Coalition

South Carolina

AAUW of South Carolina
South Carolina Breastfeeding Coalition

South Dakota

AAUW of South Dakota


AAUW of Tennessee
Interfaith Worker Justice of East Tennessee


AAUW of Texas
Center for Public Policy Priorities (Austin)
National Council of Jewish Women, Texas State Public Affairs
Texas Breastfeeding Coalition
Workers Defense Project (Austin)


AAUW of Utah
National Council of Jewish Women, Utah State Public Affairs


AAUW of Vermont
Vermont Livable Wage Campaign
Vermont Peace & Justice Center
Voices for Vermont’s Children


AAUW of Virginia
Chesapeake WIC
National Organization for Women Virginia
Virginia Breastfeeding Task Force


AAUW of Washington
Children’s Alliance
Communications Workers of America, Retiree Chapter of Local 7800
Economic Opportunity Institute
King County Coalition Against Domestic Violence
Puget Sound Alliance for Retired Americans
Seattle Coalition for a Healthy Workforce
National Organization for Women Seattle Statewide Poverty Action Network
Washington State Family Leave Coalition
Washington State Labor Council, AFL-CIO
Washington State National Organization for Women

West Virginia

AAUW of West Virginia
West Virginia Breastfeeding Alliance


9to5 Milwaukee
AAUW of Wisconsin
Black Health Coalition of Wisconsin
Campaign Against Violence (Milwaukee)
Citizen Action of Wisconsin
Columbia St. Mary’s Hospital Women’s Hospital
Glow Dance and Fitness
Milwaukee Graduate Assistant Center
SEIU HealthCare Wisconsin
SEIU Wisconsin State Council
Sojourner Family Peace Center (Milwaukee)
South Central Federation of Labor
The Workers’ Rights Center
Voces de la Frontera


AAUW of Wyoming