Company Description

Berkley Human Services is the W. R. Berkley Corporation operating unit devoted to Human Services Organizations. Our insurance policies are written through our Berkley affiliates, each of which is rated A+ (Superior) by A.M. Best Company with a Financial Category of XV.

We offer property and casualty coverages designed for the unique operational aspects of social service organizations. Our Human Services Program dates back to 1989, and has continuously evolved to meet the unique needs of the market we serve. We insure both nonprofit and for-profit social service organizations, such as child daycare, sheltered workshops, group homes, senior citizen centers, senior independent living, schools, counseling services, YMCAs, YWCAs, and Boys & Girls Clubs.

How Berkley Human Services Is Different

Our customer focus, commitment, consistency, experience, specialized knowledge, capacity, and core corporate values distinguish us as a partner of choice to customers in our targeted industries and the agents who serve them. Unlike many of our competitors, we have very few agency appointments across the country. We are strategically focused on partnering with retail producers who are truly dedicated to the niche we serve. We seek producers who know our target classes well, share our passion for serving those who serve others, and who operate with the highest degree of professionalism.

About W. R. Berkley Corporation

W. R. Berkley Corporation, founded in 1967, is one of the nation’s premier commercial lines property casualty insurance providers. Each of the operating units in the Berkley group participates in a niche market requiring specialized knowledge about a territory or product. Our competitive advantage lies in our long-term strategy of decentralized operations, allowing each of our units to identify and respond quickly and effectively to changing market conditions and local customer needs.

This decentralized structure provides financial accountability and incentives to local management and enables us to attract and retain the highest caliber professionals. We have the expertise and resources to utilize our strengths in the present environment, and the flexibility to anticipate, innovate and respond to whatever opportunities and challenges the future may hold.