Care First employ professionally qualified Counsellors and Information Specialists, who are experienced in helping people to deal with all kinds of practical and emotional issues such as Wellbeing, family matters, relationships, debt management, workplace issues, and much more.
How do I use this service?
Encompass employees can access this service free of charge. There are details of how to access the Employee Assistance Programme service here.
Care First's comprehensive EAP lifestyle website offers extensive resources including articles on health, issues at home, issues at work, management support tools, stress questionnaires and online counselling in real-time. This unique health management resource helps you enhance your Wellbeing and lead a healthier lifestyle.
Care First provide a Counselling service to Encompass employees and their families (those family members residing at the same address), which can be accessed 24/7 via their telephone help line.
Care First's counsellors are members of, and accredited to, the British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP), with extensive experience and expertise. You can discuss anything that is troubling you, whether it is personal difficulties – for example relationships, family matters, stress, loss or bereavement; or work-related issues such as feeling pressure, work-load, changes at work, bullying or harassment.
What will I use the service for?
The EAP is designed to help you with a wide range of work, family and personal issues. From work-life balance to childcare information, relationships to workplace issues, health and well-being, let the EAP support you on the issues that affect all of us at some point in our lives. Topics include, but are not limited to:
- Work-life balance
- Childcare information
- Health and well-being
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