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Domestic Workers: Home

Catalog Subject Headings

In the catalog, use the following subject headings:

Child care workers

Household employees

Women caregivers

Women foreign workers

Women household employees


Helping the Help: Unionization of Household Employees

Selected References 313, January, 2012: background reading and links to organizations.

International Labour Office:

Domestic workers across the world (ILO report 2013)


ILO Resources on Domestic Work


Topics: Domestic workers

Social Security

Household Workers (2020)

Basic information on coverage and taxes from the Social Security Administration.

Social Security: Coverage of Household Workers - A Fact Sheet (2004)

Congressional Research Service summary of law, including history and changes. [Princeton only]