Position Announcement

MESSAGE FROM CONGRESSWOMAN MICHELLE LUJAN GRISHAM

In honor of National Family Caregiving Month, I want to thank the New Mexico Direct Caregivers Coalition for advocating for caregivers in New Mexico. I am a caregiver for my mother, and I understand the dedication it takes to care for your family. I also understand how much support is needed. I introduced a bill called Care Corps to create a national network of trained volunteers who will shore up our caregivers and provide respectful care to those who need…

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NEW MEXICO CAREGIVER COOPERATIVE MEMBERS POLISH THEIR SKILLS AT NATIONAL CONFERENCE

Dana Howarth and Burt Patterson of Heart is Home Cooperative Care attended the inaugural National Home Care Cooperative Conference in Washington, D.C. More than 60 home care cooperative members and developers from across the U.S. representing eight of the country’s nine established caregiver cooperatives attended the meeting. To read the press release, click here.

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Heart is Home Cooperative Care is NOW OPEN!

Heart is Home Cooperative Care is NOW OPEN! Heart is Home Cooperative Care, a project of New Mexico Direct Caregivers Coalition, is a non-medical worker-owned home care agency that serves Sandoval County, NM and Lea County, NM. Heart is Home Cooperative Care has six founding caregivers ready to provide honest and compassionate care to the community. Our vision is to deliver compassionate care through quality service, because Heart is Home Cooperative Care is worker-owned. Caregivers of Heart is Home seek…

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Position Announcement

Job Title: Lead Organizer Position: Full-Time Salary: Based on experience NMDCC seeks an energetic highly organized and self-directed Lead Organizer to 1) build our base, organizing low-wage frontline direct care workers to affiliate with NMDCC; 2) work with our direct care workers to develop and train leaders; and 3) develop campaigns focused on improving the quality of direct care jobs in New Mexico. The Lead Organizer will coordinate organizing activities with the “Raise the Floor, Build the Ladder” campaign, which…

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