A great benefit for NYSNA Members: Union Assistance Program

Downloads/Program Updates

  • New - April 2021! Watch this new Member Orientation Video to learn more about your UAP and how to access benefits.
  • UAP Newsletter: January 2021
  • Union Assistance Program Newsletter: June 2020. This issue offers updates on Telehealth Counseling, Dealing with Loss, Helping the Helpers and much more!

During these very difficult days, we remind you of this valuable benefit and that it is available to you and your immediate family members. We’re pleased to announce a new benefit available to all members of the New York State Nurses Association — the Union Assistance Program (UAP). UAP offers NYNSA Members two unique benefits:

Unlimited Telephonic Counseling

Counseling is available for you and your family from Masters and PhD level counselors at no cost. No matter what the issue — i.e. dealing with stress, relationship issues, job difficulties, a financial problem or balancing your life at home and on the job — you can call the Member Assistance Program for help; dial 800-252-4555.  Counselors are available 24/7.

Online Resource Center: 25,000 Self-Help Resources

You can logon to the Member Assistance Program self-help resource center to access more than 25,000 articles, videos, and tools to help with virtually any issue you are facing.  Just go to www.UnionAP.com

  • Click Employee and Family Login
  • Click on Register Here
  • Enter your union: NYSNA and click Continue
  • Select the NYSNA Union button and click Continue
  • Complete the Registration Form, create your own User Name and Password, then click Continue. You only need to register once.

Resource Topics include:

  • Coronavirus
  • Wellness
  • Adoption & Childcare
  • Loss and Grief
  • Stress
  • Financial Planning
  • Elder Care & Childcare Locators
  • Family Violence
  • Divorce
  • Work-Life Balance
  • Mental Health
  • Wills
  • Legal Issues

Click HERE for the NYSNA Member Assistance Program brochure.

For more information, download this fact sheet, which includes contact information. And click HERE to get the latest UAP Newsletter!