TO ALL IAMAW MEMBERS
DISTRICT 140 EFAP
Dear Brothers and Sisters,
It has come to my attention that the iam140efap.ca website contained incorrect
information about the claim process. In the past, a member with a family plan was able to
access $1500 over and above the $500 allotted by the company.
After consideration of this, the National EFAP Committee decided that this was not a fair
practice. The policy allowed for members with family plans to access more monies than
those members with single/no dependent plans.
After we made the correction, no family member could receive more than $750 from the
EFAP portion of the counselling benefit. This is in alignment with a single/no dependent
Unfortunately, I did not have the language changed on the website when the changes to
policy were made. I have contacted the webmaster, and the language has been
I apologize for any confusion this may have caused.
Employee Assistance Program
National EFAP Coordinator
District 140 IAMAW