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Welcome to AskEARN’s new website. As we transition to our new site, you can still visit EARN’s previous site.

About EARN

The Employer Assistance and Resource Network on Disability Inclusion (EARN) is a free resource that helps employers tap the benefits of disability diversity by educating public- and private-sector organizations on ways to build inclusive workplace cultures.

Getting Started

Start here to learn how to recruit, hire, retain and advance people with disabilities — and how EARN’s resources can help.

    Phases of Employment

  • Recruit

    Build a pipeline of talent that includes people with disabilities.

  • Hire

    Identify people who have the skills and attributes for the job.

  • Retain

    Keep talented employees with disabilities, including those who acquire them on the job.

  • Advance

    Ensure that employees with disabilities have equal opportunities for advancement.

News & Events

EARN makes it easy to stay up-to-date on disability employment news and information. Start by subscribing to our e-blasts and monthly e-newsletter, which will connect you to upcoming events, developing news and promising practices in the world of disability diversity and inclusion. And don’t forget to follow EARN on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn

Create a Mental Health Friendly Workplace

EARN/Getting Started/Learning Center/Mental Health Toolkit

When it comes to cultivating a supportive workplace culture for employees facing mental health conditions, experts and individual experiences point to some common exemplary practices, all of which share a common thread of support.

EARN has segmented these leading practices into four pillars, also known as the “4 A’s.” Together, they help illustrate what employers need to do to “bring their A game” when it comes to fostering a mental-health friendly workplace.

Ready to bring your A game? Explore the following sections to learn more: