Family Leave Works for Part-Time Workers

New York’s new paid family leave law will give most people who work in New York State—including part-time workers—the right to take paid time off, without losing their job or their health insurance, in order to bond with a new child, care for a seriously ill family member, or address certain military family needs

Family Leave Works New York

  • July 25, 2017

Everyone should be able to be with the people they love when they need them the most—without risking their economic security. With the help of A Better Balance, starting January…

Victory for Working Families in Georgia!

In an exciting victory for working families, the Georgia Family Care Act was signed into law by Governor Deal on May 8, 2017, after passing the Georgia Legislature on March 23, 2017 with strong bipartisan support. The Family Care Act permits workers in Georgia who receive paid sick days to use that time to care for their family members in addition to themselves.