Addressing a Growing Problem – Help is Just a Phone Call Away

The Summer 2019 IAM Journal will be hitting the doorsteps on IAM members by late May. Here’s a first look at one of several articles in this edition. The opioid epidemic is sweeping across the United States. It’s affecting young and old, men and women, rich and poor. It doesn’t discriminate or care about your … Read more Addressing a Growing Problem – Help is Just a Phone Call Away

Follow IAM Addiction Services on Facebook

Earlier this year, the IAM launched the Addition Services Program to help find help for members and their families who are struggling with drug and alcohol addiction. With the launch of their Facebook page, the program now has a social media presence. https://connect.facebook.net/en_US/sdk.js#xfbml=1&version=v3.2 Dropping a little knowledge tonight at the Harbor! Please feel free to … Read more Follow IAM Addiction Services on Facebook

Ceraso Appointed to Head IAM Addiction Services

IAM International President Bob Martinez announced the appointment of Vinny Ceraso as Assistant Director of the IAM Employee Assistance Program and he will be in charge of IAM Addiction Services. “Vinny Ceraso comes from our ranks and he brings valuable skills and experience to this new position in our union,” said Martinez. “I have great … Read more Ceraso Appointed to Head IAM Addiction Services

Post-Holiday Blues? IAM EAP is here to Help

January’s cold weather and long nights can bring a holiday hangover that leaves many people feeling down, and possibly spur full-on depression. Missing loved ones or dealing with the financial stress of the holidays can be difficult to deal with. Remember, you are not alone. Help is just a phone call away with the IAM … Read more Post-Holiday Blues? IAM EAP is here to Help

Hurricane Harvey: Helpful Resources

The destruction left by Hurricane Harvey will affect the lives of Texas Gulf Coast families for years to come. In many areas, including Houston, the flooding has been described as catastrophic. As in past crises, our union is doing everything we can to respond. On this page you will find resources to help you and your family deal with this … Read more Hurricane Harvey: Helpful Resources

You’re Not Alone. Confidential Help is Available

If you are an IAM member or a family member who is struggling with drug, alcohol, mental or emotional issues, the IAM Member and Employee Assistance Programs (MAP/EAP) are just a private phone call away. The Machinists Union understands that for members to be able to perform their jobs at the highest possible level, they … Read more You’re Not Alone. Confidential Help is Available

Important Announcements on Upcoming Employee Assistance Programs

EAP III Deadline Upcoming The deadline to register for EAP III held June 25-30, at the William W. Winpisinger Education and Technology Center in Hollywood, MD is Sunday, April 30. Download the Official Call: English | French Attendance in the program must be approved by an authorizing lodge officer. EAP III Participants must have completed … Read more Important Announcements on Upcoming Employee Assistance Programs

Deadline to Register for EAP III Approaching

Time is running out to register for EAP III held June 25-30, at the William W. Winpisinger Education and Technology Center in Hollywood, MD. The deadline to register for the class is April 30. The IAM’s Employee Assistance Program equips EAP coordinators with the skills and resources to assist members who are seeking help for … Read more Deadline to Register for EAP III Approaching