Massachusetts

Representing more than 56,000 healthcare workers throughout Massachusetts, 1199SEIU United Healthcare Workers East is the most politically active union in the Commonwealth. 1199SEIU caregivers have won higher job standards for healthcare workers, such as fair wages, affordable healthcare and achieving $15/hour for personal care attendants. 1199ers have also won historic victories for all working people across Massachusetts, including advocating for earned sick time, winning one of the highest minimum wages in the country, and many more.


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Jun 18, 2019
Union leadership and 4,000 delegates sworn in in Midtown ceremony.
Jun 7, 2019
Nursing home workers pushed to the edge by out-of-state owners not committed to communities they serve
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Apr 16, 2019
Maintaining Union Strength 1199SEIU Personal Care Attendants (PCAs) in Massachusetts have a lot of irons in the fire these days. In one of…
Apr 11, 2019
Budget provides a boost for nursing homes, PCAs and other crucial programs that care for state’s most vulnerable residents
Apr 5, 2019
As PCAs, we care for Massachusetts. Every day, we enter the homes of those who are family or who have become like family to ensure they are…
Apr 5, 2019
Tell Governor Baker to Invest in Home Care for Seniors and People with Disabilities
Apr 5, 2019
The care we provide is important. That is why PCAs are united in 1199SEIU, a healthcare workers union. Being a PCA can be isolating. Often…
Mar 7, 2019
1199 members begin six month training program to develop skills
Mar 7, 2019
1199 Massachusetts Executive Board share political action program and 2019-2020 legislative agenda with newly elected officials.
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Feb 25, 2019
1199SEIU and the National Benefit Fund are again making available a free tax prep program for members, so they can pay only the taxes they…
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Feb 21, 2019
Central Sterile Technicians (CSTs) are responsible for the decontamination, cleaning, sterilization, packaging, and distribution of surgical…
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Dec 26, 2018
Anxiety punctuated much of the last year, but 1199ers continued to shine, winning in the workplace, standing up to attacks on health care,…
Dec 18, 2018
Healthcare workers at St. Anne's Hospital in Fall River, MA join 1199SEIU.
Nov 15, 2018
Check out our victories from the general election and next steps in shaping our issues platform.
Oct 11, 2018
New York, NY – President George Gresham has released the following statement regarding the confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh to the United…
Oct 11, 2018
New York, NY – President George Gresham has released the following statement regarding the confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh to the United…
Oct 11, 2018
New York, NY – President George Gresham has released the following statement regarding the confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh to the United…
Oct 11, 2018
New York, NY – President George Gresham has released the following statement regarding the confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh to the United…
Sep 28, 2018
WE WON a $15 minimum wage and paid family leave through strong advocacy, and by electing candidates who are committed to standing up for…
Sep 6, 2018
On Tuesday, September 5th, primary day, we made our voices heard. Across the state, the power of our union was on display as members…

CONTACT US

108 Myrtle Street, 4th Floor
Quincy, MA 02171
877-409-1199

Media Inquiries:
617-284-1102

INFORMATION FOR PCAs

Find out more about the PCA Workforce Council and the PCA program here.

If you are looking for additional PCA hours, check out the Rewarding Work directory. Add your name to the directory so a consumer looking for a PCA can contact you.

Go to masspcadirectory.org for more information.

General Open Enrollment Information Flyer (English and Spanish)

Massachusetts Health Connector Communications Packet


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