Here are some helpful resources for your workplace.
Compensation and Benefits
Vermont’s Basic Needs Budget: Find out whether your employees’ compensation meets basic needs.
Vermont Health Connect: Small Employers’ FAQ on Vermont’s health insurance offerings.
Supporting Diverse Employee Groups
Seventh Generation Conscious Consumption Policy: Looking to create a purchasing policy? Consider using Seventh Generation’s as a guide.
Breaking Down Bias (September 2016): Courtesy of HELM Construction. (Designed for the construction industry, but can be used as a starting point by anyone who is interested in this topic.)
Change the Story: Reports and information on working to improve women’s economic status.
Workplace Laws for Vermont Employers: Accommodations for Pregnant or Lactating Workers, parental and family leave and other related information.
All Gender Bathrooms at Work: Bathrooms without a designated gender benefit a variety of individuals who are uncomfortable or who face mistreatment when accessing gender-specific bathrooms.
Let’s Grow Kids Business Toolkit: Ways to help bring high quality, affordable child care to Vermont.
Vermont Work-Safe Program: Penalty-free help with improving workplace safety.