Care Can't Wait

The 19th: Caregiving Advocacy Groups Launch $20 Million Campaign on Infrastructure Bill

Caregiving, Changing Laws & Policy, Federal Policy, Safety

TIME’S UP has joined a new coalition to mobilize millions of supporters and urge Congress to pass President Biden’s American Rescue Plan with provisions to help and support caregivers.

The #CareCantWait coalition demands the next relief package include: $450 billion in Medicaid home and community-based services; caps child care at 7% of family income; and at least 12 weeks of paid leave for new parents or to address personal or family illness. Read more about the #CareCantWait coalition in The 19th here