Freelancers Union is a non-profit organization in the United States of America. The organization provides advocacy and health insurance to its members through its for-profit Freelancers Insurance Company. The union promotes information through monthly meetings and information on its website. Membership in Freelancers Union is more than 300,000 nationwide, with more than half in New York State. This includes people who work as freelancers, consultants, independent contractors, temps, part-timers, contingent employees and those who are otherwise self-employed. This segment of workers makes up one-third of the American workforce. Nearly 25,000 people purchase insurance through the organizations Freelancers Insurance Company.