Employee and Family Assistance Program

All faculty, staff and eligible family members have access to our Employee and Family Assistance Program. In addition, as of May 2, 2022, all faculty, staff, members of the association of retirees and their eligible family members have access to a suite of virtual health services such as speedy online access to general practitioners 24/7 and much more!

LifeWorks (formally Morneau Shepell), offers services such as:

  • Short-term professional counselling
  • Family support services
  • Legal support services
  • Financial support services
  • Nutritional services
  • Health coaching
  • LIFT suite of fitness offerings
  • Telemedecine

For more information, visit the new LifeWorks website and use your uOttawa login or call 1-844-880-9142 for an appointment.

EFAP is a 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and a bilingual service.

For immediate help, please call 1-844-880-9142.

You can access the new LifeWorks website for a wide range of resources!


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With the LifeWorks Mobile App, you can access qualified support for your mental, physical, social and financial wellness, any time, from anywhere. Download the app by searching for 'LifeWorks' in the App Store or Google Play. After downloading the app, use your own uOttawa log in!