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

Employer Resources

Purchasing

Seventh Generation Conscious Consumption Policy: Looking to create a purchasing policy? Consider using Seventh Generation’s as a guide.

Equality

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.

Legal Rights of Women Handbook

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.

Childcare

Let’s Grow Kids Business Toolkit: Ways to help bring high quality, affordable child care to Vermont.

Operations

Vermont Work-Safe Program: Penalty-free help with improving workplace safety.