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      It’s time…to QUIT FOR LIFE! The month of August offers a great opportunity to take advantage of the Quit For Life Program. See below for further details on how to “Kick the Habit”!

Click here for information regarding the recent changes to your
Prescription Drug and Behavioral Health Benefits
Welcome to EIT Benefit Funds
There are two main areas of the site: one for participants who participate in the various plans and one for employers who make contributions to the plans. We have also included a brief history of the plans in the About Us section. There is also a contact list for Fund Office staff as well as links to various service providers, related entities and other useful sites.


Employee Resource Systems   

Nicotine cravings and withdrawals make quitting hard, but tobacco users don’t have to tough it out alone. The Quit For Life® Program provides eight weeks of nicotine patches or gum to help.

For the month of August, if you sign up, you may qualify to receive 2 additional weeks of nicotine gum to use with the nicotine patch at no cost.

Enroll today and make this the beginning of a new, healthier YOU! Quit For Life is always available to covered members when they are ready to quit, however, the extra 2 weeks of nicotine gum is only available through August 31st.
1-866-QUIT-4-LIFE (1-866-784-8454)

Employee Resource Systems   


Bereavement: Coping with Loss
Grief and loss trigger conflicting emotions. ERS (your MAP provider) will host a webinar, on Demand starting August 15, 2017, that will explore the differing reactions to a variety of losses, why some people can get stuck in a “grief rut” and help you identify healthier ways to grieve.

Emotional Support: Staying Balanced in a Changing World
Feeling good about yourself and your life, being curious about the world around you, and enjoying what you do are all aspects of what is called “well-being.” It also includes having positive relationships, a feeling of control over your life, and a sense of purpose. Ways to increase your personal well-being include connecting with others, being active, continuing to learn, and giving back. Your Members Assistance Program (MAP) can help you discover new ways of enhancing your well-being. This online seminar is available, on Demand, starting on June 20th.

Compassion Fatigue: Increasing Resiliency
Caregivers often take on the emotions of those they help or rescue. After understanding how compassion fatigue can develop, you’ll learn specific strategies to reduce stress and to develop resilience.

Raising Well-Adjusted Kids
Children who have healthy relationships with parents, teachers and caregivers are more likely to thrive both emotionally and physically. Join ERS’ online seminar as they review the current research and science behind raising well-adjusted kids. Learn tips to foster positive mental health in the children and teens in your life.


How to Manage Your Debt
Managing finances today is a balancing act that requires savvy and skill. The answer lies in being able to determine what is essential and non-essential. Some debts are more important than others. If you are having trouble paying your bills, take the time to prioritize your debts and set budgets. Here are some helpful tips on how to determine which debts are essential and which aren't.

What is Cyberbullying?
Cyberbullying is bullying that takes place using electronic technology. Electronic technology includes devices and equipment such as cell phones, computers, and tablets as well as communication tools including social media sites, text messages, chat, and websites. Learn more about identifying when someone you love is being cyberbullied and what you can do about it.

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