Employment Resources, Inc. (ERI) is a private, nonprofit organization located in Madison, Wisconsin. ERI provides a variety of services throughout Wisconsin and beyond.  Since 1990, our mission is to practice and promote innovative services to advance employment opportunities, support personal choices, and enhance the well-being of people with disabilities.

ERI provides services and training advancing the employment goals of people with disabilities. Our services include employment and benefits counseling services to people with disabilities who are considering or pursuing employment. ERI also offers consultation, training and technical assistance to employers, human service professionals, disability advocates, government agencies and the public regarding disability and employment issues.

ERI’s Vision:

Every person can pursue and retain financial security and fulfilling employment without fear of losing healthcare or other benefits that are critical for maintaining a high quality of life.

  • ERI is recognized as a leader in the practice and promotion of innovative services and policies that will build confidence in individuals with disabilities to pursue and maintain employment, health, and financial security.
  • ERI is recognized as a leader regarding the spectrum of public benefits issues for people with disabilities including access to benefits, health care coverage, the impact of employment on public benefits and the use of work incentives.

ERI Values:

We are always committed to:

  • Quality
  • Accountability
  • Integrity
  • Respect
  • Inclusiveness
  • Trust

ERI Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion:

At Employment Resources, Inc., we celebrate diversity, equity, and inclusion in our staff, communities, and the people we serve. Our commitment to these values is central to advancing employment, health, and financial security for people with disabilities. We embrace broad perspectives. We believe this strengthens our ability to create a welcoming, inclusive environment and an inspired workforce.

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