Wellbeing Supports for Staff

Employee and Family Assistance Program

Homewood Health is an Employee and Family Assistance Program for RRC employees. It’s part of your employee benefit package and comes at no cost to you or your dependents.

Homewood Health’s Employee and Family Assistance Program (EFAP) is a free, confidential and anonymous program which offers short-term counselling and support related to a wide variety of issues including relationship issues, depression and anxiety, stress management, grief and bereavement, work and family balance, parenting, gambling, substance use and work-related problems. It can also support in areas of childcare and eldercare, career planning, financial and legal consultation.

The EFAP is also available to your family members which includes spouses, partners and children. Family members can independently access the program.

The EFAP is completely confidential. Homewood Health will not release any personal information to Red River College.

Accessing the EFAP is easy – just call the 24-hour toll-free access number at 1-800-663-1142. You can also access support and information online.

Please access the following EFAP documents for more information and feel free to share with your family members:

Employee Benefits

Depending on your employee benefit package, you may have extended health benefits or a health spending account that covers some costs related to counselling or therapy with a Psychologist or Social Worker. Find out more in your GroupNet account. You can find a registered Psychologist here.