Plan to attend an informational session on what life may look like in retirement. This workshop discusses what to do with the money you have accumulated and how to maximize your income resources to help ensure a more fulfilling and enjoyable retirement. The forty-five minute session will be presented by Kathleen Dennis with AIG via Webcast. It will be offered four times on July 19 at 11:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 4 p.m., and 7 p.m.
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If there never seems to be enough time between work and family to accomplish everything on your to-do lists, you may need to assess your work-life balance. This 17 minute on-demand training provided by your EAP may assist you in staying ahead of work-life challenges and can be accessed at any time. Visit the Guidance Resources® training webpage to get started.
The American Cancer Society’s recommendation is for those who are turning age 45 to start screening for colon cancer. Our self-insured health plans cover a colonoscopy as a preventive service. Contact your provider to receive guidance on when, and how often you should test based on your family’s health history.
Human Resource Services will host an informational session on retiring from UNI, for faculty and staff planning to retire soon or in the foreseeable future. Participants will learn guidelines and benefits available at retirement from UNI. This hour-long session will be presented by Therese Callaghan, Employee Well-being Coordinator, via Zoom on June 29 at 10 a.m. Please register in advance.
With the recent tragedy at Robb Elementary School in the media, it can bring up difficult conversations at home. Guidance Resources®, our EAP provider, created a helpful 7-minute on-demand training: Talking to Kids About Violent Events with Widespread Media Coverage. Do not hesitate to share this resource with others.
Plan to attend an informational session on Social Security benefits. Learn how Social Security benefits impact your retirement income, strategies to maximize your benefits, and how to bridge possible income gaps. The forty-five minute session will be presented by Pam Corrick with AIG via Webcast. It will be offered four times on June 21 at 11:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 4 p.m., and 7 p.m. Please register in advance.
There are several supporting services for those experiencing stress, grief or struggling with their mental health. Many of these services are free and are provided by both UNI benefit vendors and different agencies in the Cedar Valley. Please visit the Stress, Mental Health, and Grief Services webpage for more information.
Human Resource Services will host an informational session on managing worry and anxiety. Worry and anxiety is something that everyone experiences in their life. Managing them is important in maintaining mental and physical health. This session will be led by Guidance Resources, and take place on May 25 at 10 a.m., via Webcast. Please register in advance.
Human Resource Services will host a session providing retirement strategies for women. Women face unique challenges when it comes to preparing financially to retire. Learn ways to save and invest to prepare for retirement. Strategies will be provided for women at all ages of saving. Pam Corrick, Financial Advisor with AIG, will lead this one hour session on May 17 at 10 a.m. Join in person in Gilchrist 009 or via Zoom. Please register in advance.
UNI offers one dental insurance plan, administered by Delta Dental, and it covers services from two participating networks. This means you pay one monthly premium for your dental insurance, but can use two networks. Having two networks provides more choices for your dental care.