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Help for Employees

Health Promotion Northwest (HPN) Employee Assistance program (EAP), offered by PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center, provides free, confidential, professional counseling to help employees and family members (of companies contracted with HPN) resolve problems that affect their personal lives and/or job performance.

What Types of Concerns Can the EAP Help Me With?

The EAP can help with a variety of concerns, including:

  • Personal and Life Issues
  • Emotional/Mental Health
  • Substance Abuse
  • Grief and Loss
  • Marriage and Relationship
  • Family, Parenting and Elders
  • Stress and Anger Management
  • Financial Debt
  • Legal Issues (contracted out)
  • Workplace Strife
  • Co-worker Conflict Resolution

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How Do I Contact the Employee Assistance Program?

Bellingham office: 360-788-6565
Toll Free: 800-244-6142


To schedule an appointment or for more information about the program:

Call between 8:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. A 24-hour answering service is available to receive messages if you call outside these hours. In the event of an after-hours emergency, the answering service will contact an Employee Assistance Program staff member.