Employee Assistance and Related Programs: Strategies for Helping Low-Wage Workers


Publication Date: July 2007

Publisher: Sagamore Institute for Policy Research

Author(s): April Kaplan

Research Area: Labor; Social conditions

Type: Report

Coverage: United States


This Sagamore Policy Paper is the sixth in a series of essays in support of Sagamore’s project on the Benefits Access Learning Cluster, an effort funded by the Charles Stewart Mott Foundation and managed by Senior Fellow April Kaplan.

The project aims to identify effective
employer-based models for raising awareness of and participation in work-support programs and to develop and disseminate knowledge about best practices to employers, benefit-program administrators, human-service agencies, and other important stakeholders.