Catholic Family Services
Catholic Diocese of Port Pirie

Quality Improvement Council


Employee Assist Programs provides Employment Assistance Programs which address the needs of the organisations and their employees through a comprehensive range of services, at the core of which is short-term, professional counselling using evidence-based psychological interventions.

Employee Assist Programs has a depth of experience in dealing with the array of issues and problem areas which may include, but are not limited to:

  • Personal issues
  • Relationship issues
  • Work/personal stress
  • Interpersonal conflict
  • Working relationships
  • Substance abuse
  • Gambling
  • Grief and loss
  • Trauma
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Financial problems

Employee Assist Programs endeavours to ensure the ‘best fit’ counselling for individuals, this includes:

  • Providing face-to-face counselling at convenient locations
  • Rapid response times
  • Emergency telephone counselling 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
  • Phone counselling available for remote situations
  • A free-call communications network operated by a trained and experienced client service staff

Employee Assist programs may provide referrals to specialist services for individual clients with issues requiring longer term or specialist therapies.

Employee Assist Programs may also be available to provide workplace mediation.

Employee Assist Programs counselling services are tailored to meet each organisation’s unique needs.

Please contact your local Centacare Catholic Country SA office for further information.

Available Locations