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    Work/Life Programs
    Sutter EAP

    It's not easy for employees to give full attention to a job when they are concerned about finding the right care for their children or elderly family members; training a new pet; adopting a child; getting out of debt; planning for retirement; or thinking about other issues that affect the well-being of themselves or their families. If, as a manager you become aware that one of your employees has needs in these areas, remind them about Sutter EAP. This allows you to forcus on business and know that you have provided a valuable resource for assistance.

    We begin by conducting a comprehensive assessment that enables us to locate the right resource to meet your employees' specific needs. Then we match their needs with our extensive resources in the following areas:

    Child Care

    • Consulting on child care & parenting issues
    • Referrals to:
      • Family day care homes
      • Infant centers
      • Pre-schools
      • Before/after school care
      • Summer programs
      • Emergency/Back-up care
      • Care for sick children
      • In-home options
      • Overnight/swing shift resources
      • Care for special needs children
    • Resources for new parents

    Adult Care

    • Consulting on elder care and disabled adult issues
    • Referrals to care providers and/or support services for:
      • Nursing home/in-home care
      • Assisted living facilities
      • Meal/nutrition programs
      • Transportation
      • Caregiver support
    • Relocation assistance

    Pet Care

    Consulting and Referrals

    • Vets
    • Animal Hospitals
    • Pet Services
    • Groomers/Boarders
    • Pet Insurance
    • Obedience Classes

    Adoption Assistance


    • Adoption options
    • The Adoption process
    • Public and private adoption agencies
    • Adoption support organizations
    • Single parent adoptions
    • Adopting special needs children
    • Step-parent adoptions
    • International adoptions
    • Attorneys specializing in adoption
    Educational Materials
    • Resource Listings

    School Selection - Elementary/High School

    Education Consulting

    • Public vs. private schools
    • Advantages/disadvantages of each option
    • Selecting an appropriate school
    • Home schooling
    • Elementary and secondary public/private schools
    • After school programs
    Educational Materials
    • Resource listing



    • Private college vs. state universities
    • Masters/MBA programs
    • The college process
    • State/private colleges and universities
    • Test preparation courses
    • Financial aid
    • Educational consultants

    Financial Services

    Each member is entitled to a no-cost telephonic consultation with financial counselors. These services are provided by seasoned financial professionals and licensed CPA's. Telephone consultations are generally limited to between thirty and sixty minutes per issue. Additional time will be billed at a preferred discount rate of 25% off the provider's normal fees.

    Topics include:

    • Financial matters such as budgeting, debt consolidation, and lease/purchase questions
    • Consumer Credit / Financial Counseling Services - such as credit reports, bankruptcy and general financial issues
    • Tax Preparation/Planning
    • IRS Matters
    • Retirement/College Planning

    To take advantage of your Work/Life Program benefits, simply call us toll free at (800) 477-2258.