Do You Know What is Available to you? pt2


In our first segment, we discussed the importance of our website and mobile app, and how we will be taking you through the website page by page over the next week(s). This weeks segment is all about member resource and services. On this page you will find the links to some of the most important information we have. You will find, Employee assistance, veteran assistance, benefit assistance, scholarships, health and safety, and more. Todays topic will cover Employee assistance and what is available to you.

The Employee Assistance Program offers confidential and professional consultation, assistance, education and referral service for problems related to stress, family, marital, emotional disorders, drugs and alcohol, financial, legal, gambling or other personal problems. EAP helps you solve these problems before they negatively affect your health, relationships or job performance.

The EAP offices are located in the Stratford, CT plant and at Union Hall. Our regular hours are 7:30am to 4:00pm Monday through Friday. We also work to accommodate all 3 shifts with scheduled appointments. We have 3 world class EAP professionals, Two located in CT and one located in AL.

Remember, EAP is always private, voluntary and confidential as allowed by law. EAP is designed to allow employees and immediate family members to resolve problems in an environment of understanding and strict privacy. All matters and records of your participation in EAP services are held in the strictest of confidence and privacy as allowed by law.

On our EAP page there are also various links for your convenience, there is a “how it works” tab that explains the entire process so you know what to expect. There is a tab with all of your benefit contact numbers including but not limited to Cigna, Lockheed savings, disability etc. We have a tab that includes links to important regulatory sites like, Family and Medical leave, Webmd, National Institute of Mental Health, Center for Disease Control and more.

There are also links available to you right from that page that include information on, Sober living, Domestic violence, elder care, parental support, and the links to every major help organization.

Whatever your reason for need is, we can help, and want to help. This is YOUR program, and is available to you if you ever need it. If you’re going through a rough patch or just need someone to talk to, please visit our website or mobile app and call one of our EAP professionals, help is just a phone call away.

Next time: Member resources, veterans assistance. As always, if you have any questions, comments, or concerns feel free to ask away. We are here for you, because of you. Stay informed, Get involved, Stand United!

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Author: Teamsters1150

Teamsters Local 1150 proudly represents the thousands of Teamsters that build the best helicopter on earth at Sikorsky Aircraft.

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