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Employee health and well-being

The Government of the Northwest Territories offers confidential counseling and wellness resources designed to promote health and well-being for its employees and their immediate family members.

Click on any one of the following links to explore the available programs and resources:

Lifeworks (formerly Morneau Shepell): the GNWT Employee and Family Assistance Program is a comprehensive wellbeing platform that supports the financial, mental, physical, and social wellbeing of employees.

For immediate and confidential assistance, call 1-844-880-9142

Lifespeak: a 24/7, total well-being platform where GNWT employees and their families can access expert information, and videos on a wide range of topics when and where they need--completely confidentially.

AbilitiCBT: a confidential mental health and well-being support program with virtual support from a dedicated therapist for employees to address the specific challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as anxiety, depression, anxiety and depression, insomnia, pain management, and grief and loss.

LIFT Session Fitness: a digital fitness and wellness platform that delivers engaging fitness services via on-demand and live workouts.

Community Supports: a listing of emotional and mental health resources available to all NWT residents.