New EFAP Provider

Effective Oct. 1, 2015 you and your dependent family members have access to a variety of professional support resources and tools under our new Employee and Family Assistance Program (EFAP).

After a thorough search, we are delighted to report that Shepell was selected as the new EFAP provider for Saskatchewan healthcare employees. Shepell is a leading EFAP service provider and offers a wide range of confidential and voluntary support services to assist you and your family with resolving everyday challenges, complex issues, and everything in‐between.

As an employee of Saskatoon Health Region, you and your immediate family have access to the EFAP at no cost. To ensure your privacy and confidentiality, fees for the EFAP service have been paid in advance by your organization. The EFAP is completely confidential within the limits of the law. No one, including your employer, will ever know that you have used the service unless you choose to tell them.

When should you use EFAP?

  • When your own efforts to resolve problems are not working
  • You feel overwhelmed, or want to prevent problems from becoming larger
  • You would like support for issues regarding childcare, eldercare, financial, legal issues

Find out more about what your EFAP can do for you.