Argentina: Unión Personal Auxiliar de Casas Particulares (UPACP)
|Phone Number||+54 11 4372 7150 / +54 11 4372 4000|
|Type||Trade Union||Number of Male Members||3,000|
|Number of Female Members||47,000|
|Members Pay Fees||Check if members pay fees|
|Maintains Register of Fees Paid||Maintains register of fees paid|
Workers who perform their duties in private homes are organized in unions. UPACP is the entity whose affiliates are workers in homes. Thus maids, nannies, housekeepers, valet, gardeners, etc. are grouped and represented by our union.
Our mission is to constantly strive for improved working conditions, social benefits and training of the employees and employees of private residences.
The UNION STAFF ASSISTANT HOUSES develops its advocacy efforts and representation of working sectors since the beginning of last century. Today workers have a law that regulates the activity, No. 26,844, which equates the work of domestic workers to the other guilds.Now workers have pensions such as holiday entitlement, maternity leave, and including all labor rights.
An extensive and fruitful work to ensure we develop, expand and promote the rights and obligations of the workers in private households.