“It will mean that we will have protection, that the work we do will be recognized,” said Patricia Francois, 51, who left her job as a nanny a year and a half ago because, she said, her employer beat her. “We take care of the sick,” Ms. Francois said. “We take care of the elderly. We take care of their worldly goods.”
MANY congratulations and blessings to the domestic workers of NY, especially those from Domestic Workers United who were the driving political and moral force behind this bill’s passage!