Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

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    The Employee Assistance Program (EAP) is a free benefit offered by AACPS through Business Health Services for permanent employees and members of their households. The EAP provides free, confidential telephonic or face-to-face counseling to help with family, personal, or work-related problems. Employees and household members are permitted up to 6 face-to-face counseling sessions per person per problem episode per year.

    The EAP provides support for various issues impacting families today:

    • Emotional and psychological issues such as grief/loss, depression, etc.
    • Family issues such as marriage counseling, dealing with challenging children, etc.
    • Substance abuse issues
    • Major life events, including births, accidents and deaths
    • Health care concerns
    • Financial issues such as college funding, debt management etc.
    • Legal concerns such as guardianship, custody and support, estate planning, real estate, etc.
    • Work relationship issues
    • Assistance finding child care or elder care

    Call the EAP dedicated toll-free number at 1-800-327-2251 to be connected to a Care Coordinator. Services are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

    October 2017 Wellness Bulletin