Employee Assistance Program


Not sure where to turn in a moment of crisis?


The City of Alameda has contracted with Magellan Healthcare to provide all City employees with an Employee Assistance Program (EAP), free of cost. From online information to confidential consultations with licensed behavioral health professionals, employees and their eligible dependents have access to solution focused resources that will help reduce stress, strengthen relationships, increase productivity and improve the overall quality of life.


Some of the topics Magellan can help with are:

  • Financial difficulties
  • Family or relationship problems
  • Conflicts at work
  • Depressions or anxiety
  • Quitting tobacco, alcohol or drug use
  • Child care of care for aging parents
  • Weight loss and health living

The City’s EAP program allows up to 10 counseling sessions for you and your eligible dependents, per occurance. Accessing these services is very simple and completely confidential. Call the program’s toll-free number to speak with a professional or visit the online tool at MagellanHealth.com/member.


Below are great resources regarding the EAP program. In addition to the program flyer, Magellan will continuously provide a monthly newsletters and information regarding free future webinars that can be viewed at any time.


Please contact the Human Resources Department with any questions regarding this benefit at (510) 747-4900 or via email at hr@alamedaca.gov.