An Investment In Black Women Caregivers Is An Investment In The Recovery And Future Of America

Blavity | June 23, 2021
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As part of the $2 trillion American Jobs Plan, President Joe Biden included a $400 billion investment over 10 years in home care for older and disabled Americans. With a historic investment in the care industry, this legislation is the first jobs program that recognizes the work and properly values the essential service of women of color. If passed, it will result in as many as 1 million new caregiving jobs, expand access to home and community care services, and build a sustainable workforce for our most vulnerable communities.

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