Education and communication are key to making a home a fair and respectable workplace for domestic workers. We have compiled a list of resources (will be constantly updated) to help employers learn about new guidelines, best practices, and obligations. Check back for new information and updated resources.

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Seattle Domestic Workers Ordinance: Fair employment practices

Your home is someone’s place of work. Learn about your obligations as an employer under the Domestic Workers Ordinance and how to provide a safe and fair workplace. 

Covid Resources

Support at Home During COVID

Guidance for employing nannies, house cleaners, and home attendants or caregivers during COVID.


House Cleaner Employer Checklist During COVID-19

How to keep our employees and our entire household safe.


General Resources

Domestic Workers Ordinance: Model Notice of Rights and Pay Information

Learn about what your obligations are as an employer in Seattle.


Domestic Workers Ordinance: Questions and Answers

Do you have questions about the Domestic Workers Ordinance? Find the answers to common questions.


General Employer Support

Interested in sample contracts or more employer support?