Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR) informs and educates Service members and their civilian employers regarding their rights and responsibilities governed by the Uniformed Services Employment Reemployment Rights Act (USERRA). ESGR does not enforce USERRA, but serves as a free resource for employers and Service members.
ESGR's Customer Service Center is available to answer USERRA questions or to refer cases to a trained Ombudsman. Contact the Customer Service Center Monday through Friday (except Federal Holidays) toll-free, 1-800-336-4590 (select option 1) between 8 AM and 6 PM (EST) e-mail osd.USERRA@mail.mil or complete one of the forms below.
Employers and other USERRA Inquiry
Service member USERRA Inquiry
Specially trained Ombudsmen are available to assist members of the Guard and Reserve in resolving disputes with their civilian employers related to military service in the uniformed services through neutral and impartial mediation. Call 1-800-336-4590 (select option 1) or click on the link below to request mediation assistance.
Service member USERRA Support Request
ESGR Ombudsmen are volunteers located throughout the U.S. and U.S. territories.
Other ESGR Services
If you have other questions or comments about ESGR please click Request Assistance