Category: Headlines

Hawaii prepares to deliver New Year’s present to caregivers

This article first appeared in the Washington Examiner. Read it there. Hawaiians have the highest life expectancy in the U.S.,...

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Ai-jen Poo: the future of work isn’t robots. It’s caring humans.

This podcast originally appeared on Stitcher. Listen to it there.  When we talk about the future of work, we usually...

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Opinion podcast: How the Maine People’s Alliance is cracking the code

This podcast originally appeared on the Portland Press Herald. Listen to it there. Editorial Page Editor Greg Kesich and columnist...

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Celebrating National Family Caregivers Month with a Win in Ohio

Last night, voters in Hamilton County, Ohio, overwhelmingly approved Issue 5 – the senior services levy – by 72 percent....

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Jill Tokuda: This New Film Showcases Hawaii Values For Family Care

This article originally appeared in Honolulu Civil Beat. Read it there.  “We’re all of us imagining that it isn’t going...

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Ai-jen Poo wants to change the game for home care workers

This video originally appeared on Politico. Watch it there. Ai-jen Poo, the executive director of the National Domestic Workers Alliance,...

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Take Care of Care-Workers

This article originally appeared in US News & World Report. Read it there.  Every morning, two separate workforces, heading in...

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I’m Sandwiched Between Elder and Child Care—and I’m Not Alone

This article originally appeared in Slate. Read it there.  Several years ago, my parents were in town from Rochester, New...

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Referendum Campaign Launched in Maine for Universal In-Home Care

This article originally appeared in The Free Press. Read it there. The progressive group Maine People’s Alliance is spearheading a...

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The American Care Landscape: Challenges and Solutions for the 21st Century

This article originally appeared in the Oxford Academic Public Policy and Aging Report. Read it there.    When my father...

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