Employee Assistance services available

December 3, 2010

Benefits-eligible employees have access to free, on-site counseling and referral services through WorkLife Programs Employee Assistance.

Employee Assistance counselors are available to help employees address a wide range of issues, whether they relate to an employee's personal life, family or job.

Employee assistance services are also available to official retirees, dependent family members, spouses/same-sex domestic partners and families of deceased employees. 

WorkLife Programs Employee Assistance is located at 501 Hayes St., behind the Visitor Information Center. To make an appointment for an in-person or telephonic consultation, call 49-47707.

For those who prefer telephonic services or have after-hours needs, employee assistance services are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week through CIGNA's Choose Well, Live Well Personal Health Team. To contact the Choose Well, Live Well Personal Health Team, call 800-767-7141 and select option 2.

Online resources are available. Log on to www.cignabehavioral.com, enter your employer ID (purdue), search the provider directory, and request a referral.

All employee assistance services are confidential.

For more information, visit www.purdue.edu/eap.