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About EARN

The Employer Assistance and Resource Network on Disability Inclusion (EARN) offers information and resources to help employers recruit, hire, retain and advance people with disabilities; build inclusive workplace cultures; and meet diversity, equity, inclusion and accessibility (DEIA) goals. 

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Start here to learn how to recruit, hire, retain and advance people with disabilities; why workplace inclusion of people with disabilities matters; and how EARN’s resources can help.

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    Build a pipeline of talent that includes people with disabilities.

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    Hire

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

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    Retain

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

  • A man uses sign language to communicate.

    Advance

    Ensure that employees with disabilities have equal opportunities for advancement.

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Explore Resources on Workplace Mental Health

Find additional resources to help create a mental health-friendly workplace.  

The resources on this page can help support the development and growth of policies, programs and procedures that support workplace mental health.

Mental Health and Employment

EARN Mental Health Resources:

Other Department of Labor Mental Health Resources

  • CDE's “Mental Health at Work: What Can I Do” Campaign: This Campaign for Disability Employment (CDE) public education campaign explores the roles we ALL play in promoting workplace wellbeing—from company leaders and coworkers to people with mental health conditions themselves. The centerpiece of the campaign is a public service announcement (PSA) that features four cast members—a CEO, a manager, a coworker and a person who identifies as having a mental health condition—discussing the role they play in supporting a mental health friendly workplace. Watch the PSA and find resources and campaign materials including a workplace guide and posters on the CDE's website.
  • ODEP's Mental Health topic page: This webpage offers information, resources and tools to help employers, people with mental health conditions, service providers, policymakers and others understand how to foster a mental health-friendly workplace culture.
  • JAN’s Publications and Articles on Workplace Mental Health: Explore the Job Accommodation Network’s (JAN) list of publications, blog posts and article on the topic of workplace supports for people with mental health impairments.

External Mental Health Resources:

Resources on Mental Health and Substance Use Disorder: