Employee Assistance Program

Iowa State University offers you this program as one of its employee benefits. The EAP gives you timely and free access to confidential, professional services when you are facing a personal problem. The goal is to help you find solutions before the problem affects your health or job performance.


EAP Eligible participants include yourself, family members living in your home, and legal dependents who may live elsewhere. Family members may contact the EAP on their own and receive the same confidential services listed above.

Services Offered

The EAP is a benefit that helps you and your family with issues affecting your day-to-day performance and health, including stress, anxiety, depression, parenting, relationships, substance abuse, and legal and financial concerns. This benefit is provided by qualified professionals at no cost to you. When you call the EAP, a licensed professional counselor will help you decide what steps to take to improve your situation.  Employee & Family Resources offers confidential assistance to you and your family members for a wide range of concerns including: life coaching, financial consultation, identify theft resolution, legal consultation, elder care resources, real life solutions, and better living.

More Information

Employee Assistance Program Brochure [pdf]

Video about EAP Services

Employee & Family Resources

505 Fifth Avenue, Suite 600

Des Moines, IA 50309


TTY 877-542-6488