Fact Sheet #25: Home Health Care and the Companionship Services Exemption Under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) This fact sheet provides general information concerning the application of the FLSA companionship services exemption in the home health care industry. The following information applies to the home health care industry Fact Sheet SOCIAL SECURITY Social Security National Press Office Baltimore, MD . 2019 SOCIAL SECURITY CHANGES . Cost-of-Living Adjustment (COLA): Based on the increase in the Consumer Price Index (CPI-W) from the third quarter of 2017 through the third quarter of 2018, Social Security and , DE 2501F (English) or DE 2501F/S (Spanish) and the . Paid Family Leave. informational brochure, DE 2511 (English) or DE 2511/S (Spanish) may be obtained by calling 877-238-4373 or visiting the EDD website at . www.edd.ca.gov. Employers must provide the DE 2511 or DE 2511/S to any employee leaving work to provide

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