Harvard's Employee Assistance Program (EAP) offers free, confidential help for all Harvard employees and their adult household members. You can reach the EAP any time for personal or work-related concerns at 877-EAP-HARV (877-327-4278). Explore this section for specific ways in which the EAP can help. You can also visit the EAP online. Information on KGA's website and the benefits of registering can be found here. A demonstration of the website can be found here. You can access all of KGA's information on your mobile device. You can learn more here. (Spanish version.)
KGA offers immediate support for any type of emotional issue. Call any time -- seven days a week, day or night -- to speak with a trained counselor.
KGA also provides a wide variety of work/life consultations including financial, legal, nutrition, elder care, child care, and career support during standard business hours. The hours are Monday – Thursday 8:30-5:30 PM and Friday 8:30-5:00 PM. Please note that KGA offices are closed on New Year’s Day, MLK Day, Presidents Day, Memorial Day, Easter, Fourth of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, the day after Thanksgiving, and Christmas.
Remember that even when KGA is closed, 24/7 support for any emotional issue is still available by a counselor who is experienced in crisis intervention and can help you or help you assist someone else. Call 877-EAP-HARV (877-327-4278).
The EAP can provide help anywhere. Whether you want to meet with an EAP consultant or other provider in Harvard Square, another local community, or another part of the country, the program taps into a broad network of resources.