We also remind you of the resources your Fund provides to keep you healthy. Whether you are having difficulty living with Type 2 diabetes or have learned to manage it, we urge you to think about participating in our Diabetes Peer-to-Peer Mentoring Program.
We know how committed you are to helping the people you care for, but too often that means self-care comes second. You will read about how 1199SEIU member Joe Mendolia faced that challenge.
And with tax season just around the corner, we also remind you of our free Tax Preparation Assistance Program, which can help you file for the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC), if you are eligible, and help you get the most out of your tax refund.
We hope you enjoy this issue of For Your Benefit. If you have any questions about your benefits, please call our Member Services Department at (646) 473-9200, and a representative will be happy to help you.
Opioid addiction can damage personal relationships, hurt finances and cause other serious health issues.
Opioid addiction has become a national health crisis. If you or a loved one is struggling with pain or addiction, we are here to help.
Your Benefit Fund can connect you with a fellow 1199SEIU member who is successfully managing his or her condition.
As the dangers associated with the use of prescription painkillers reach epidemic levels nationally, the 1199SEIU Benefit Funds are working hard to protect you and your family.
Why drag yourself to an urgent care center or wait hours in an emergency room when quality care is just a phone call or click away?
Have your taxes prepared for free and keep more of what you’ve earned.
With the Benefit Fund’s free and confidential Prenatal Care Program, you’ll learn about the habits that lead to a healthier pregnancy with fewer complications.
Sleep-away camp is a great way for your child to learn independence, responsibility and new skills and hobbies.
The program allows children of eligible 1199SEIU members to be considered for need-based financial awards.