Work/Life Family Resources / August 2018
Get Ready for Back to School with Northwestern's Care.com Benefit
To help create a smooth back-to-school transition, Northwestern faculty, staff, and students may access a University-paid membership with Care.com. Users will be able to search Care.com's extensive database of family care and household help providers; find help with homework and light housekeeping; process payments electronically, and more. Do you already have a personal account and like to utilize the Northwestern Care.com benefit? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for assistance.
Reminder: Northwestern Employee Assistance Program - A Program for Faculty and Staff The Employee Assistance Program (EAP), a program for faculty and staff, is a network of services, including short-term counseling, to help you and your household family members cope with everyday life issues.
The program provides you with counseling sessions with a local, licensed counselor and unlimited, 24/7 telephonic counseling. For assistance contact 855-547-1851.
Professional counselors can help you with:
- Everyday needs and life events
- Relationship/marital concerns
- Workplace concerns
- Anxiety and stress
- Family issues
- Coping with a serious illness
- Sleeping difficulties
- Loss of a loved one
- Emotional concerns