Family Forward Guidebook
Our goal is to provide support and resources for businesses to understand and enact policies that contribute to a robust and healthy workforce including working parents. The Family Forward Guidebook details research-informed benefits that positively impact child health and well-being and provide a positive return on investment for employers. Not all policies within the guide are right for every employer, however, the variety of options provides something for every business. We encourage human resource professionals, business owners, CEOs, and employees to use the guide as a reference to start or continue a conversation or action within your organization.
The Case for Family-Friendly Workplaces:
Family Forward Policies:
Each sample policy in this guide is described in detail with supporting benefits identified for employers, children, and employee/parents.