The Alcohol & Drug Counselling Program

Provided by TELUS Health

As a member of the I.A.T.S.E. 667/669 Group Benefit Plan, regardless of your benefit level, you and your eligible dependents have access to an inpatient/ outpatient substance abuse program through TELUS Health (your Member Assistance Plan provider) to support you.

The TELUS Health substance abuse program:

  • Has a quick assessment
  • Schedules an appointment with a qualified counselor
  • Recommends an individualized treatment plan
  • Provides financial assistance from the A.T.S.E. 667/669 Group Benefit Plan (up to $20,000 lifetime coverage for in-patient and/or out-patient treatment) regardless of your benefit level.

The TELUS Health program is safe and confidential and designed to get you (and/or your eligible dependents) back on your feet quickly. Help is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year, and is just a phone call away.

When contacting TELUS Health, be sure to mention that you/your eligible dependents belong to the I.A.T.S.E. 667/669 Group Benefit Plan.

To Access The Program

Phone TELUS Health directly at 1-866-769-8522. A Counsellor will work with you immediately to determine the best approach to use regarding your alcohol or drug related concerns. All services provided by the Counsellors are strictly confidential.

Provided by ALAViDA

Confidential, on-demand substance use support, from the privacy of your smartphone. Access self-guided resources available 24/7, coaches, therapists and physicians you can text or meet securely from home. Whether you want to be proactive about your health, or face mild, moderate or severe challenges with alcohol or a substance, ALAViDA is tailored to your needs. No awkward conversations, no shame and 100% confidential.

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