Key Human Resources Contacts

Human Resources Main Line:  (705) 759-3434 x2463

Employee and Family Assistance Program (EFAP)

All Sault Area Hospital employees and their household members have complimentary/free access to our Employee and Family Assistance Program (EFAP), Guidance Resources® provided by ComPsych.

ComPsych is a leader in Behavioural Health and offers a wide range of confidential and voluntary support services to assist you and your family with resolving everyday challenges, complex issues, and everything in-between.

The EFAP is completely confidential within the limits of the law. No one will ever know that you have used the service unless you choose to tell them.  You and your immediate family have access to the EFAP at no cost.

  • Short-term, solution-focused Professional Counselling provides support for personal and emotional issues, including anxiety, depression and stress. Choose from a variety of delivery methods to best suit your comfort level and lifestyle including In-Person, Telephonic or virtual counselling.
  • FamilySource® provides customized research and educational materials and referral packets on a wide range of topics including childcare, eldercare, education, personal convenience and more.
  • Legal Support Services provide consultation with professional lawyers to answer legal questions surrounding family law, ID theft, custody matters, real estate, contracts, tax questions, and more.
  • Financial Support Services provide consultation with financial professionals to answer financial questions about budgeting, debt management, tax issues, and more. 
  • Health coaching services (HealthGuidance) is a virtual coaching program that can provide information and advice, coordination and support on exercise, nutrition, smoking cessation and weight management.
  • Specialized Counselling and Online Programs to assist with career challenges, managing stress, enhancing your relationships, separation and divorce, and financial planning.


The EFAP benefit reflects our continuing commitment to your well-being and privacy. We encourage you to use the EFAP anytime you need it.

Call 1 (855) 599-8854

Visit GuidanceResources® for additional information by registering for full access to the EFAP services and resources.