The Alcohol & Drug Counselling Program

Provided by Shepell

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 Shepell (your Member Assistance Plan provider) to support you.

The Shepell 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 Shepell 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 Shepell, 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 Shepell directly at 1-800-387-4765 (English), 1-800-361-5676 (French). 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.