The government has repeatedly singled out the city’s poor migrant workers as “high risk” for the coronavirus, though actual infection rates are low.
Foreign employees in wealthy households — most of them women — have been using the video-sharing app to bring abuses to light.
Just in time for spring cleaning, a conservation group in England has delved into the past for how to clean in the present.
Joyce Fernandes was a third-generation maid — until an employer caught her reading a book. Now a rapper, author and TV host, she is spurring “uncomfortable” conversations on race.
Hong Kong’s abrupt new entry requirement — which has shaken travelers, domestic workers, airlines and hotels alike — stands out for its length and has been questioned by scientists.
The incoming administration aims to tackle child care, elder care, preschool and more in one ambitious aid program.
Ghosted by their employers, members of the profession are facing “a full-blown humanitarian crisis — a Depression-level situation.”
During the pandemic, caregivers are being asked to do more than ever, from cleaning and cooking to teaching algebra.
Nannies are often told they’re like members of the families they work for, but during a pandemic, they can be let go rather quickly.
A role in Alfonso Cuarón’s film showed me how art can provide a voice for the disenfranchised.
Domestic workers need your help. And you need ours.
One family laid off its nanny but wondered if she would video chat with the children for free. Across the country, undocumented household workers are being cast out with little help.