Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

Grand Rapids Community College has contracted with Pine Rest to provide professional counseling services to all employees (except student employees), their spouses and children living in their household. We encourage all employees to take advantage of this services offered. EAPs deal with a variety of issues such as depression, anger management, anxiety and physical illness.

All EAP consultations and referrals are confidential and the services are provided at no cost. You can access EAP services 24-hours, 7 day-a-week the hotline number is (800) 442-0809 or (616) 455-6210.   

Pine Rest continues to provide access to EAP services by working proactively to keep all services open and patients and personnel safe. Effective Tuesday, March 17, all outpatient sessions will be conducted via telehealth. Pine Rest office staff is available to assist in identifying ways to address barriers. 

For more information on telehealth go to: https://www.pinerest.org/services/telehealth/

Pine Rest Articles on Managing Stress & Anxiety Around COVID-19:

Five Ways to View Coverage of the Coronavirus: https://pinerest.org/five-ways-to-view-coverage-of-coronavirus-blog/ 

Coping With Stress During Infectious Disease Outbreaks:  https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/prepare/managing-stress-anxiety.html