Protections for Domestic Workers Under the New York City Human Rights Law

Domestic Workers - Nannies, Home Care Workers, House Cleaners - The NYC Human Rights Law protects domestic workers against discrimination, harassment, and retaliation in the workplace.

The New York City Human Rights Law's employment protections apply to all domestic workers, including nannies, home care workers, housecleaners, and any other worker who is employed in a home providing childcare, eldercare, companionship, or housekeeping services in New York City. Most fulltime and parttime workers are covered.

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Effective Date Release, March 2022

Campaign Press Release, November 2021

Signing Press Release, August 2021