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Benefits spotlight: Learn more about Optum, the district's Employee Assistance Program

(01/20/2023) Optum, the district’s Employee Assistance Program (EAP), and WorkLife Services are available to employees utilizing UnitedHealthcare benefits at no extra cost. 

Eligible employees have 24/7 access to EAP over the phone and online. Call 866-374-6061 for master’s-level employee assistance specialists which provide consultation, risk screening, advocacy, referrals and educational materials. Web services at are available in English and Spanish and include self-help information, resource databases/directories, video programs, personal empowerment programs and thousands of articles. View the EAP flyer for detailed information about the services listed below

Some of the EAP services available include: 

  • Face-to-face counseling.
  • Financial coaching from experts. 
  • ID theft protection.
  • Legal counseling and mediation services.
  • Online EAP clinician visit certification.
  • Sanvello - an app to address symptoms of stress anxiety and depression - anytime.
  • Virtual visits.

WorkLife services include: 

  • Adult and elder-care support.
  • Child and family support.
  • Chronic illness and condition support.
  • Convenience services. 
  • Educational resources.

Connect with your EAP and WorkLife Services. 24/7. Confidential. No cost to you.