Information for Soldiers, civilians impacted by government shutdown
September 30, 2013
By U.S. Army
SecArmy McHugh letter to force about government shutdown
These links may be of use for military personnel and civilian employees impacted by a government shutdown.
Resources available for financial counseling and/or stress counseling are below:
Military One Source is available at 1-800-342-9647, or their crisis line is 1-800-273-TALK. They available online at http://www.militaryonesource.mil/army.
For stress, counseling:
Employee Assistance Program -- EAP
EAP (FOH4you) is a free, 24-hour confidential counseling and referral service that can help you and your family successfully deal with life's challenges. They are available via phone at 1-800-222-0364, or online at www.foh4you.com.
Federal Occupational Health's Work/Life program is offered to you and your dependents at no cost and you can use the services as often as you like.
Call or log in today at 1-877-WL4-NOAA (1-877-954-6622), (TTY 800-873-1322), or online www.WorkLife4You.com.
OTHER RESOURCES AND INFORMATION
OPM: Furlough guidance
Civilian Personnel Office: Guidance for the 2014 lapse in appropriations
DOD: Financial planning during civilian furlough
Army Emergency Relief