Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

The Employee Assistance Program (EAP) is a confidential program available to help you find the services, referrals and support you need for work and family issues. Whether it’s job stress, legal issues, family problems or financial worries, EAP counselors can help around the clock, 24/7/365.

COVID-19 and the EAP

Stay Informed with Health Advocate

Get the facts about COVID-19 and learn how to keep you and your family safe and healthy with free webinars from Health Advocate.

The Psychological Effects of COVID-19

This 15-minute webinar addresses the emotional impact of the COVID-19 outbreak.

Facts, Information and Emotional Impact of COVID-19

This 49-minute webinar covers:

  • Understanding COVID-19
  • Identifying its symptoms
  • Preventing its spread
  • Developing self-care strategies
  • Helping your children cope
  • Managing stress and fear

Stay Healthy

Click on the EAP+WORK/LIFE tab at the top of your Health Advocate homepage to access the COVID-19 Resources tile, as well as content on emotional well-being, personal growth, relationships, and financial, legal and health issues.

And don’t forget about Health Advocate’s services, referrals and support for work and family issues. They’re free and available 24/7. Hess covers all of your calls to Health Advocate and up to eight outpatient counseling sessions per issue per calendar year in full.

Health Advocate is Ready To Help

If you need support during this time of crisis, contact Health Advocate at 1-877-583-8787 or healthadvocate.com/hess.

How the EAP Can Support You and Your Family

You can use the EAP, even if you are not enrolled in any other benefit programs, for things such as:

  • Substance abuse
  • Emotional distress
  • Major life events, including births, accidents and deaths
  • Health care concerns
  • Financial or non-work-related legal concerns
  • Family/personal relationship issues
  • Work relationship issues
  • Concerns about aging parents
  • Finding child care and eldercare

Administered by Health Advocate, the EAP covers all of your phone calls and up to eight outpatient counseling sessions per issue per calendar year. And don’t worry—all contact is confidential, and no personal information you provide will be shared with the company.

This website provides highlights of the Hess Corporation benefits plans and programs for 2021. If there is any discrepancy between the information provided on this website and the official plan documents, the official plan documents will govern. Hess reserves the right to amend or terminate the plans at its discretion at any time.