GUARENAS, VENEZUELA - JULY 12, 2020
Julieth poses for a portrait in the main intersection of her neighborhood. Guarenas is a commuter city outside of the capital, Caracas, where Julieth goes to and from to her work during a militarized quarantine.

GUARENAS, VENEZUELA - JULY 12, 2020 Julieth poses for a portrait in the main intersection of her neighborhood. Guarenas is a commuter city outside of the capital, Caracas, where Julieth goes to and from to her work during a militarized quarantine.  

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GUARENAS, VENEZUELA - JUNE 26, 2020
A broom in Sra. Carmen’s home, a wealthy enclave of East Caracas, where Julieth currently works as a house keeper. She began working as a nurse, her profession, but has stayed on doing domestic tasks after Sra. Carmen’s

GUARENAS, VENEZUELA - JUNE 26, 2020 A broom in Sra. Carmen’s home, a wealthy enclave of East Caracas, where Julieth currently works as a house keeper. She began working as a nurse, her profession, but has stayed on doing domestic tasks after Sra. Carmen’s health improved in order to stay employed during the COVID-19 lockdown. 

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CARACAS, VENEZUELA - JUNE 26, 2020
Sra. Carmen took a fall, hurting her knee and hip. Her son, a lawyer in Miami, currently takes care of his mother’s recovery by hiring nurses like Julieth to stay with Sra. Carmen 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

CARACAS, VENEZUELA - JUNE 26, 2020 Sra. Carmen took a fall, hurting her knee and hip. Her son, a lawyer in Miami, currently takes care of his mother’s recovery by hiring nurses like Julieth to stay with Sra. Carmen 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. 

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CARACAS, VENEZUELA - JUNE 26, 2020
Julieth poses for a portrait in the garden of Sra. Carmen’s apartment building in East Caracas. Julieth’s shifts, due to the militarized lockdown, have gone from 48 hours to five or six days at a time.

CARACAS, VENEZUELA - JUNE 26, 2020 Julieth poses for a portrait in the garden of Sra. Carmen’s apartment building in East Caracas. Julieth’s shifts, due to the militarized lockdown, have gone from 48 hours to five or six days at a time. 

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CARACAS, VENEZUELA - JUNE 26, 2020
Julieth watches a video on her cellphone in the guest bedroom of Sra. Carmen’s house, where she sleeps. There is only one television in the home, so Julieth entertains herself during her down time via WhatsApp and Youtub

CARACAS, VENEZUELA - JUNE 26, 2020 Julieth watches a video on her cellphone in the guest bedroom of Sra. Carmen’s house, where she sleeps. There is only one television in the home, so Julieth entertains herself during her down time via WhatsApp and Youtube.

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GUARENAS, VENEZUELA - JULY 12, 2020
Julieth’s oldest step-daughter, Fabiola, plays with a ball in their home in Guarenas. The three bedroom apartment is shared among seven adults and eight young children. During lockdown, the family - all nurses - have ha

GUARENAS, VENEZUELA - JULY 12, 2020 Julieth’s oldest step-daughter, Fabiola, plays with a ball in their home in Guarenas. The three bedroom apartment is shared among seven adults and eight young children. During lockdown, the family - all nurses - have had to coordinate schedules and days-long shifts to ensure someone was home, caring for their kids. 

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GUARENAS, VENEZUELA - JULY 12, 2020
Julieth talking with her mom, who lives in another part of Guarenas-Guatire. Julieth left home long ago and has since found love and support with her husband’s family.

GUARENAS, VENEZUELA - JULY 12, 2020 Julieth talking with her mom, who lives in another part of Guarenas-Guatire. Julieth left home long ago and has since found love and support with her husband’s family. 

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GUARENAS, VENEZUELA - JULY 12, 2020
The bedroom that Julieth, her husband and their children share. Since her husband works at night, when she is in Caracas, her sister-in-law often takes the bedroom, based on their shift schedules.

GUARENAS, VENEZUELA - JULY 12, 2020 The bedroom that Julieth, her husband and their children share. Since her husband works at night, when she is in Caracas, her sister-in-law often takes the bedroom, based on their shift schedules. 

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GUARENAS, VENEZUELA - JULY 12, 2020 
Iraida, the matriarch of the family and Julieth’s mother-in-law, is a nurse at a public hospital in Caracas. She often comes home in tears, overwhelmed by those who have died under her care because of COVID-19. She wor

GUARENAS, VENEZUELA - JULY 12, 2020 Iraida, the matriarch of the family and Julieth’s mother-in-law, is a nurse at a public hospital in Caracas. She often comes home in tears, overwhelmed by those who have died under her care because of COVID-19. She worries about getting the virus, concerned mostly for the young children all living under one roof. 

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GUARENAS, VENEZUELA - JULY 12, 2020  
A surgical mask left on the ground in the park near Julieth’s apartment complex.

GUARENAS, VENEZUELA - JULY 12, 2020 A surgical mask left on the ground in the park near Julieth’s apartment complex. 

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GUARENAS, VENEZUELA - JULY 12, 2020 
Julieth’s teenage nephew is on his phone while his cousins play with LEGOS in the living room on a Sunday. The children often go stir crazy from being inside so often, but they find entertainment in playing together.

GUARENAS, VENEZUELA - JULY 12, 2020 Julieth’s teenage nephew is on his phone while his cousins play with LEGOS in the living room on a Sunday. The children often go stir crazy from being inside so often, but they find entertainment in playing together. 

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GUARENAS, VENEZUELA - JULY 12, 2020 
Fabiola yells up to her cousin to come down and play in the park. Julieth is grateful they are able to get outside every once in a while, considering the restrictions. 
CREDIT: Lexi Parra

GUARENAS, VENEZUELA - JULY 12, 2020 Fabiola yells up to her cousin to come down and play in the park. Julieth is grateful they are able to get outside every once in a while, considering the restrictions. 

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GUARENAS, VENEZUELA - JULY 12, 2020
Marbelys, one of Julieth’s sisters-in-law, smiles at her kids playing in the living room. She also works for a private client in Caracas, as an at-home-nurse. 
CREDIT: Lexi Parra

GUARENAS, VENEZUELA - JULY 12, 2020 Marbelys, one of Julieth’s sisters-in-law, smiles at her kids playing in the living room. She also works for a private client in Caracas, as an at-home-nurse. 

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GUARENAS, VENEZUELA - JULY 12, 2020.
Julieth walks through the hallway of the apartment to the living room. She is grateful for the support of her family, but constantly wonders in the future she can give to her son here in Venezuela. 
CREDIT: Lexi Parra

GUARENAS, VENEZUELA - JULY 12, 2020. Julieth walks through the hallway of the apartment to the living room. She is grateful for the support of her family, but constantly wonders in the future she can give to her son here in Venezuela. 

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