Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR)

Army National Guard: Retired

Benefit Fact Sheet


Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR) is a Department of Defense organization established to promote cooperation and understanding between Service members and their civilian employers and to assist in the resolution of conflicts arising from the employee's military commitment. The ESGR Ombudsman Services Program provides neutral counseling and mediation of issues relating to compliance with the Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act (USERRA).


Retired Army National Guard Soldiers are not eligible for ESGR services.

Additional Information

For more information, please see the ESGR webpage maintained by the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve:

Document Review Date: 31 August 2018