Free Emotional Support: Coping With Tragedy and Violence in Las Vegas

October 02, 2017

Many of us woke up to find a horrible tragedy had occurred overnight in Las Vegas.  Our thoughts and prayers are with everyone impacted by this senseless attack.  Some employees and their loved ones may be directly impacted by the violence, while many others experience emotional aftershocks in the days and weeks following such an incident. 

Please know that help is available to everyone.  Optum is ready to assist you in accessing services offered through your UC medical plan coverage.

or the UCSC Employee Assistance Program resources.

For members of the community that do not have Optum coverage, access free emotional support help via Optum’s toll-free help line, 866-342-6892, which is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week.  

In the wake of this national tragedy, you may also find helpful tools in the article for your further consideration:  Building Your Resiliency Toolbox