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Through Blue Cross Blue Shield, the Plan provides inpatient and outpatient benefits for the treatment of Mental Health and Substance Abuse. In addition, the Plan offers an Employee Assistance Program (EAP) through KGA. KGA provides free, confidential consultation and referral services for child and elder care, legal, financial, fitness, career, and nutritional concerns. You can also talk with counselors about emotional stress, anxiety, depression, couple/marital issues, and substance use or abuse. When you call, a counselor will assess your situation and set up an appointment for short-term counseling or refer you to the appropriate resource. To contact KGA please, call 800-648-9557 or email

The Plan also offers the Carpenters Assistance Plan (CAP) to help members battling drug and/or alcohol abuse. To reach CAP, contact the Fund Office at 800-344-1515.