• Employee Assistance Program

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    Click here for information on using the Employee Assistance Program (EAP)


    As an employee of Wichita Public Schools, a big job is asked of you, to provide quality education to the young people in our community. Chances are the daily demands of life don’t end when you leave work. That’s why USD 259 has partnered with New Directions to offer an Employee Assistance Program (EAP) to help you best manage your life. The free, confidential benefit provides you with the tools, whether online or in person, to tackle life’s challenges. 


    EAP Can Give You the Support You Need

    Hard-working employees just like you use the program’s experts and resources every day to help with:

    • Relationship challenges
    • Life-changing events
    • Legal or financial issues
    • Excessive worry or stress
    • Substance dependence
    • Workplace challenges

    Treatments and Resources to Find Your Best Self

    The expansive list of resources, free to you and your loved ones, can be used at your style and pace:

    • Dedicated helpline: Around the clock support from professionals via toll free number below
    • Assessments and referrals: In-person or telephone assessments to help match you with the resources you need to improve your health
    • Short-term counseling: In-person and/or telephone counseling from certified, licensed and passionate professionals
    • Relationship issue guidance: Around-the-clock help to find resources to deal with parenting, personal or work-related issues
    • Legal and financial services: Access to a network of attorneys and financial counselors prepared to provide legal expertise and advice on many issues. Download customizable legal documents for things like wills, asset sales and more.
    • Health Resource library: Comprehensive collection of searchable articles, videos, self-assessments, calculators and planners for information on any health issue or topic by clicking on the link below

    And there’s more. For nearly any piece of your life that feels like it needs some improvement, there is support for you.

    Get Started!
    Call: 1-800-624-5544 or 1-816-237-2352
    Log on: www.ndbh.com with passcode USD259 .
    Request a session
    online at www.ndbh.com

    Online, real time, anytime: confidential care for you and your family to live with balance, health and happiness