Employee Assistance Program

The Employee Assistance Program (EAP) offers free, voluntary, and confidential consultation and assistance to help employees and their immediate family members resolve difficulties that may be affecting their personal life or job performance. EAP services include initial evaluation and assessment, treatment planning, short-term counseling (up to six sessions), referrals to outside resources, and follow-up. The EAP also provides workshops and information on a variety of wellness topics, such as concussions, suicide, and healthy food choices.

To make an appointment with the EAP, ICSD employees and their family members can call 1-800-EAP-8764 or (315) 471-1361, or email eap@ocmboces.org. Visit the Employee Assistance Program website to learn more.

February Wellness Topic: Alzheimer's

This month, the EAP is offering information on the following issues related to Alzheimer's:

  • Alzheimer's Disease Fact Sheet

  • Alzheimer's Legal and Financial Planning

  • Understanding Alzheimer's

  • Managing Aggression, Agitation and Sundowning

If you would like to receive any of the information offered, please email the EAP at eap@ocmboces.org and include your name, school district, and email address. The EAP will email the information directly to you.

Winter Workshops

The EAP is pleased to announce the following live online workshops for Winter 2024:

  • Creative Cost Cutting: Strategies for Saving $ Every Day
    Feb 8, 2024* | 4:30-5:30 p.m.

  • ABC's of Self Care: Awareness, Balance & Connection
    Feb 15, 2024* | 4:30-5:30 p.m.

  • Sleep Strategies: Keys to a Great Night's Sleep
    Feb 29, 2024* | 4:30-5:30 p.m.

*Note that all programs in this session are on Thursday evening instead of the typical Wednesday evening.

*All programs are live online via Zoom. If you cannot attend live, please feel free to register anyway and indicate that on your registration. Everyone who registers will be sent all course materials and a private replay link following the program regardless of whether you were able to join us live.

You can register in the following ways:

  • Send an email to Michelle Stolicker, EAP Supervisor at eap@ocmboces.org with the workshop title in the subject line and your contact information (name, school district, preferred phone number, and email) in the body of the message.

  • Call Michelle with the above registration information. She can be reached at (315) 471-1361 option 1 or (315) 952-6388.

  • Download the registration form from the EAP website www.ocmboces.org/eap and send via BOCES or US mail or email.

Please note: If you have a small group within your district that is interested in a specific program, Michelle can bring it directly to you at a day and time that works for your group! Give her a call or email her to set a date.