Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

Overview
The Employee Assistance Program is a voluntary, confidential assessment, and referral service specifically designed to assist County employees and their family in handling personal and employment problems. All Contra Costa County employees, their spouses, and their children up to the age of 21 are eligible to utilize the Employee Assistance Program EAP).  There are one (1) to three (3) sessions available to employees and their families per calendar year at NO COST.

The Employee Assistance Program provides a broad range of services necessary to deal with the problems people face in their everyday lives:
  • Emotional and psychological issues
  • Marriage and family problems
  • Stress
  • Alcoholism and/or chemical dependency
  • Financial issues
  • Child and elder care problems
Privacy and Confidentiality
All contact with the Employee Assistance Program is strictly confidential. Employees who use the Employee Assistance Program can be assured that their problem and its source treatment will remain private and confidential.

CONTACT:         Contra Costa County
                       Employee Assistance Program
                       Appointments:  (925) 930-3661
                       Voicemail:        (925) 930-4403

Members of Bargaining Unit 7369 (DSA) or Bargaining Unit 7375 (Contra Costa Fire Protection Districts should contact:
                        Managed Health Network
                        Appointments:  (800) 227-1060 

Other sources of assistance are provided in the Wellness Resource Guide for Community Services