Employee and Family Assistance Program (EFAP)

This week is Mental Health Week. Our new mental health microsite, Mental health and gender, is now live!

This microsite features an interactive poll and new articles that address myths and facts about mental health and gender, reducing stigma, and tips to build resilience. Click on the graphic to check out the microsite!

Link to mental health & gender microsite available from Shepell

The EFAP is a confidential and voluntary support service available at no cost to all Government of Alberta employees and their immediate family members. The program helps individuals find solutions to all kinds of challenges at any age and stage of life. The services are delivered by Shepell.fgi, a leading provider of employee assistance programs across Canada.

Regardless of location in Alberta or Canada, you and eligible family members can receive support over the telephone, in person, online and through a variety of self-guided resources.   In addition, the EFAP offers:

Online Information and Programs:

Additional resources are available on our EFAP website, www.workhealthlife.com.  Employees and their eligible family members can create their own confidential login ID and password in order to access online services PDF icon available on the site.  For Frequently Asked Questions about your EFAP, click here PDF icon

To access EFAP services, simply call 1-800-268-5211 (English) or 1-800-363-3872 (French).

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Last Review / Update: 2016-05-03

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