Living Resources Program Formerly known as Employee Assistance Program or "EAP"

The Living Resources Program is available to employees and retirees of the State of Maine, Maine Community College System, Maine Public Employees Retirement System (MainePERS), FAME, The Maine Educational Center for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing, Maine Maritime Academy and all of their household members. 

The program offers:

Confidential, Short-Term Counseling Services

This no-cost counseling service can help with issues such as stress, anxiety, depression, grief, etc.

Legal and Financial Information, Support and Resources

Speak with professionals by phone on a wide range of issues including family law, real estate transactions, debt consolidation, taxes, etc.

Work-Life Solutions

Work-Life specialists are available to do research and provide qualified referrals for child and older adult care, moving and relocation, college planning and much more!

Back to School Support

We understand that sending your children back to school during these unprecedented times can warrant anxiety and stress. Below you'll find resources offered by your Living Resources Program, to help navigate you and your family through these strange times.

Wellness Coaching

Utilize HealthyGuidance® health coaching to help you make positive lifestyle changes. Wellness Coaches cover everything from smoking cessation to health management and more.

Free Online Will Preparation 

Let EstateGuidance® quickly and easily create a will for you online. Allow yourself the peace of mind of knowing your final wishes will be outlined clearly. 

Living Resources Trainings

For upcoming Living Resources trainings that are available to all State Government Employees, please visit the State of Maine Calendar page. To request a live training - visit the forms page and fill out the Living Resources Training Request form.

Upcoming Living Resources Webinars 

Living Resources offers a wide array of webinars to promote health and wellness! Sometimes selfcare means investing in yourself so take some time and join us at the next Living Resources Webinar.

Note: Please speak with your supervisor regarding any questions about participation during work hours.

ComPsych® GuidanceTalksSM
Webinar Series for HR/Benefits Professionals

Understanding Emotional Intelligence

Wednesday, March 20, 2024 at Noon CT

Emotional intelligence is perceived to be a highly sought after soft skill. But what is it really and how can you learn it if it’s not something that’s taught? Beth Brown, Manager, Health & Well-Being, ComPsych will answer these and many other questions related to this highly valuable quality.

Speaker: Beth Brown, Manager, Health & Well-Being, ComPsych 

Have a question or topic you would like us to cover during this or a future session? Please send to

To register, click on the title of the webinar.