National Partnership for Women & Families
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Healthy Families Act Toolkit

Created around reintroduction in February 2015, this toolkit includes background, key talking points and sample press statements and letters to the editor that can be used to raise awareness and call for the bill’s passage. More

Amendment 798 Talking Points for Congressional Visits and Action Alerts

In March 2015, 61 U.S. senators voted in favor a nonbinding paid sick days amendment. But many of those who voted "yes" are not yet co-sponsors of the Healthy Families Act. More

Back-to-School Toolkit

For parents without paid sick days, fears about a sick child are compounded by worries about how they will make ends meet. That’s why fall is a good time of year to raise awareness about the need for paid sick days. More