This page is a one-stop shop for all Employee and Family Readiness programs to enable easy access for employees and family members to find useful information. Information will link back to Components' internet pages or provide contact information for specific information.
The Employee Assistance Program is a voluntary worksite-based program designed to assist in the identification and resolution of work-related and non-work-related problems associated with employees impaired by personal concerns including, but not limited to, health, marital, family, financial, alcohol, drug, legal, emotional, or other personal concerns which may adversely affect employee job performance.
Adding a new member to your family is a time of joy and anticipation. Let us help you with this transition by providing you with the resources you need to plan for the arrival of your new child, and for your return to work after the baby arrives.
Nearly one out of three Americans is providing care for a family member. If you are responsible for caring for an elderly relative, there is support available to you through your component Employee Assistance Program.
Nobody likes to think about the end of life, but it's important to make plans to ensure that our loved ones are cared for in the event of our death.
Divorce often brings many changes to your life. This includes changes to your benefits. The topics here will provide you with information on how divorce affects your benefits, and provides tips on actions that you may wish to consider taking.
Federal employees and their family members are entitled to educational and financial benefits. You can access these services through your Component EAP or through HR University. Other discounts are available for employees and family members through Academic Alliances.
As you plan your wedding, take time to plan for any changes you may need to make to your benefits plan or other personnel actions that your change in marital status may require.
DHS recognizes how important your children are to you, and provides you with resources to help you manage your work/life balance.