Employee Well-Being

Campus Coronavirus Updates

Visit the University of Iowa coronavirus website for the latest information about COVID-19 and the university’s response.

Helping University of Iowa employees and their families stay healthy and happy is job one for liveWELL, the Employee Assistance Program, and Family Services. Available services address every facet of well-being:
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Financial Well-Being

Browse a complete guide to financial well-being resources, or take a closer look at retirement planning, employee discounts, or flexible spending accounts.

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Physical Health

Look to free health coaching for personalized advice and motivation, or enjoy subsidized memberships at state-of-the-art recreation facilities.

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Workplace Wellness

Win grant funding for local initiatives, nominate Wellness Heroes, and get help coping with crisis or managing challenges facing supervisors.

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Family & Relationships

Find resources for child care and elder care, confront alcohol and substance abuse, or seek confidential help with any family or relationship concern.

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Emotional Support

Talk to us about free, short-term counseling, or find info about depression and anxiety, stress management, or grief and loss.

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Resilience Resources

Learn to develop skills for self-care, adaptability, emotional intelligence, and more, or boost your resilience through healthy sleep.

Employee Well-Being Events

liveWELL: Juggling It All: Health Coaching for Busy Families

Tuesday, May 11, 2021 12:10pm to 12:50pm

Juggling work and family life can be overwhelming and our own needs can too easily be put on the back burner.  Attend this series to identify quick wins for self-care and emotional well-being.  Topics include nutrition on-the-go, adjusting your mindset, getting active when your time is limited, and resilience strategies.  For additional information on liveWELL trainings, please visit the website.

Employee Well-Being News

Get Fit Financially-Well-Being Tips from Dr. Jon Garfinkel, PhD

Financial well-being can have an impact at all stages of life – whether you are just getting started with a savings plan, paying down debt, or investing and saving for retirement. liveWELL teamed up with Jon Garfinkel in the Tippie College of Business to learn useful strategies that UI employees can implement right now to start improving their financial well-being.
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Remote Caregiving

Find helpful tips and strategies for caring for a loved one from a distance in this article from LivWell Seniors.
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