Health & Wellness Benefits

The OE Local 955 Health & Wellness Trust Fund maintains a benefit plan to support and protect participating Union members and their families. Click on the pictures or links below for the OE Local 955 Health and Wellness Plan At-A-Glance or the OE Local 955 Health & Wellness Plan Guide:

Health & Wellness Plan At-A-Glance

Health & Wellness Plan Guide

Full Health and Wellness Guide

This coverage is for members and their dependents on trips of 30 days or less outside of Alberta. Coverage extends to a maximum of $5 million. To acquire your Travel Card, you will need to complete one of the following:

Please note that travel insurance coverage provided by ClaimSecure is different for the following ages:

- Ages 0 to 70 (click here for more information)
- Ages 70 to 99 (click here for more information)

Employee and Family Assistance Program (EFAP)

Your Employee and Family Assistance Program is provided by Homewood Health.

The program offers a variety of resources including:

  • Lifestyle and specialty counseling for health, life balance, and career
  • Counseling for life challenges such as family, marital, addiction, and anxiety
  • Online resources via the member website for e-learning

You can access these resources and seek more information at or by calling 1-800-663-1142, or by contacting the Trust Office for more information. You can also access the full EFAP pamphlet by clicking here or on the photo below:

If you retire or your hour bank runs out, you would no longer be covered by the group Health & Wellness benefits program; however, you will now have the option, at your own expense, to obtain personal insurance benefits at preferred rates. Access to this personal benefit option will be extended to you as a member without a required waiting period. Members must enroll within 60 days of their group coverage ending.

More information from Manulife can be found by clicking here or on the information brochure below:

If you are a member, you may access Additional Life and Critical Illness Insurance at a preferred rate  if you wish to have more coverage at your own expense. This insurance would be in addition to the coverage already provided by the group plan. For more information on these options and rates, please contact a Manulife representative by visiting the Manulife website.