The LINK, a Business Resource Network, is an employer driven entity that brings direct service to employees to take families and individuals to financial stability. We provide on-site support and training to employees of our member companies. The LINK can be thought of as an investment in your staff and a benefit for your employees. This program in partnership with the Department of Health and Human Services.
Some employment is economically fragile and possesses significant debt or is at risk of an economic downward spiral from a single life emergency. The LINK is here to meet the needs of employees by helping break down the barriers they face and begin the path to being financially stable.
Ultimately, the barriers employees face can hinder their productivity in the workplace. The LINK provides Success Coaches that come to the workplace each week to meet with employees in need of assistance. They can confidentially help employees with improving employment skills, overcoming family/personal barriers, and preparing for advancement opportunities.
Common barriers employees face include lack of reliable transportation, food insecurity, unsafe housing, and financial and medical issues. We, along with our partners, have been able to provide long term solutions for employees facing these barriers, including:
Consider these questions to determine if your business can benefit from The LINK: