Programs

 

Employment and Legal Services helps low-wage workers directly address serious workplace problems through legal services and direct action.

 

Organizing uses education, advocacy, direct action, and leadership development to empower worker-members to effect systemic change.

 

Better Builder and Policy (BBP)  through policy change and community education, the Better Builder® Program seeks to improve conditions in the construction industry by advocating for the following workplace standards: living wage, OSHA-10 safety trainings, workers’ compensation coverage, hiring goals from DOL and local craft training programs, and independent third-party onsite monitoring.