Work-Life Services Programs
To help you decide which Work-Life Services initiatives fit your needs, we have provided a summary of each program.
The New York State Employee Assistance Program is a confidential assessment and referral service for NYS employees and their family members who need assistance with personal concerns that may be affecting their work performance or overall well-being.
The Flex Spending Account is a valuable employee benefit that puts money in your pocket by helping you save on health care costs as well as the dependent care expenses you incur in order to work.
The State helps make life easier for working parents by sponsoring child care centers at numerous worksites. The Work-Life Services Web Site hosts a listing of these Child Care Centers, which give enrollment priority to State employees' children.
If you plan on retiring within the next five years, a Directions: Pre-Retirement Planning Seminar will provide you with the tools necessary to plan for this big change.
NYS-Ride is a pre-tax program for NYS employees to help save on public transportation costs and promote a greener New York.
NYS-Balance is a free, confidential resource and referral service to help NYS executive branch employees balance their work and life.