Break the Chain Campaign
1112 16th Street NW
Washington, DC, 20036
When Tiffany Williams joined the staff of Break The Chain Campaign in November 2008 as a social worker, she coordinated and delivered direct social services to domestic workers who were survivors of human trafficking. Since becoming the Advocacy Director for BTCC, she has focused on research and writing that highlights the connection between worker rights and human trafficking, and is currently providing strategic campaign assistance to membership organizations like the National Domestic Workers Alliance and the Freedom Network.
Before coming to IPS, she was the Community Resource Associate at the Women’s Center for Education and Career Advancement in New York City, where she managed training and outreach to social workers about public benefits and financial literacy. Tiffany graduated from Columbia University with a Master’s degree in Social Work, concentrating in social service delivery to workers.
The New Caregiving Movement
July 4 - With Medicare and Medicaid on the chopping block at the state and federal levels, the crisis for seniors and people with disabilities is becoming as urgent as the crisis facing the workers who are caring for them. Published in The Register Citizen (Torrington, CT) and The Morris (MN) Sun Tribune.
Global Victory for Domestic Workers
June 16 - The United States should be a leader and ratify the ILO's historic new convention.
Domestic Worker Rights Movement Gains Traction in California and Geneva
June 8 - A new ILO convention that may get approved this month would provide minimum protections for domestic workers around the world.