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Coronavirus (COVID-19) updates:

Making Life Easier and the Employee Assistance Program

Both Making Life Easier and the Employee Assistance Program continue to be available to employees during the coronavirus response. Counselors are meeting via telehealth to promote social distancing.

We offer comprehensive programs and services that help our employees, and their families, to be healthy and safe.

Below is information about the Employee Assistance Program and Making Life Easier services.

For information about differences between the programs, view the Frequently Asked Questions.

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Employee Assistance Program

  • Workplace stress
  • Coaching and consulting
  • Conflict with co-workers
  • Supervisor support

The EAP is located in the Central Building at 810 3rd Ave., Seattle, WA 98104, on the 8th Floor. The Central Building is in downtown Seattle, between Columbia and Marion Streets.

The EAP is available Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Hours may vary as needed. EAP is available to meet virtually and may, as needed, meet you in your office or at another location on site. Contact us to make an appointment.

Contact us to make an appointment at 206-263-8733, or for more information email HRDEAP@kingcounty.gov.

Meet the EAP Counselors.

Making Life Easier Program

  • Personal counseling
  • Legal and financial services
  • Childcare services
  • Adult and elder care services
The MLE program has counselors throughout the U.S., including a network of affiliate providers in Washington providing geographically accessible services. You can talk to a Crisis Counselor 24 hours, 7 days a week.
Access the program here with user name: King County or call 1-888-874-7290.