As the government shutdown continues into a week three, 350,000 federal workers continue to go without pay.
NBC News has covered some of the hardships furloughed families are facing without regular paychecks coming in. But what about people employed by those families: child care providers, home health aides, domestic workers and others whose own income and livelihood has been affected? How are they making due?
Whether you are a family who can’t pay your babysitter, or a home health care provider who isn’t being paid, NBC News wants to hear from you.
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