Behavioral Health Benefit

If you or a family member needs help with mental health, alcohol or substance abuse issues, Benefit Fund social workers and professional staff will help you and your family find the treatment programs you need and coordinate your care with your doctors.

For more information, call (646) 473-6900.

Who Is Eligible?

Family Coverage — Wage Class 1 and 2
Member-only Coverage — Wage Class 3

Not sure what wage class you are?

Check the front of your Health Services ID Card, or click here for an explanation.

Effective May 1, Talk to a Therapist Through Teladoc

Now you can connect with a doctor for behavioral and mental health issues through your Teladoc benefit. If you’re struggling with stress, anxiety, depression, issues related to addiction or another behavioral or mental health diagnosis, call or log on to Teladoc to speak with a licensed counselor, therapist, psychologist or psychiatrist from the privacy and convenience of your home. This new benefit is only for eligible adults. Children in need of behavioral health services should still be referred to a specialist by your primary care doctor.

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