Hurricane Matthew Relief

October 2016

Hurricane Matthew reminds us that we are vulnerable to all types of disasters. In the months ahead, residents of the impacted areas will be trying to recover from the devastation. It is expected that food, water, and medical supplies will be in short supply.

Domestic Violence Awareness Month

October 2016

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month, and every year the NYS Office for the Prevention of Domestic Violence (OPDV) hosts their “Shine the Light on Domestic Violence” campaign.

Domestic Violence and the Workplace

October 2016

Domestic violence has an effect on thousands of New Yorkers’ lives daily, yielding challenges in both personal and professional capacities. In the workplace, domestic violence often compromises the safety of both the victim and his or her co-workers.

Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk

October 2016

In 2016, an estimated 246,660 women will be newly diagnosed with invasive breast cancer in the U.S.; 40,450 women will die as a result of this disease.

CUNY Work/Life EAP

October 2016

The CUNY Work/Life Employee Assistance Program (EAP) is a free service provided for you and your dependents by your employer. This program offers a wide variety of counseling, referral, and consultation services, which are all designed to assist you and your family in resolving work/life issues in order to live happier, healthier, and more balanced lives.

Fall 2016 Benefits Open Enrollment

October 2016

Now is the time to review your health care needs. The 2016 Open Enrollment/Transfer Period for the Flexible Spending Accounts Program, Health Insurance Plans, Young Adult Coverage to Age 26, On-site Flu Shot Vaccinations, Weight Watchers and PSC-CUNY Welfare Fund Dental Plans is here.

Catastrophic Sick Leave Open Enrollment

October 2016

The open enrollment period for participation in the Catastrophic Sick Leave Bank Program (CSLB) is October 1st through October 31st. The CSLB enables full-time employees to donate sick leave and/or annual leave to the CLSB each program year (September 1st through August 31st).

TIAA Retirement Plan Changes

October 2016

CUNY and TIAA are announcing group seminars to explain the changes to CUNY’s Optional Retirement Plan (ORP) and Tax Deferred Annuity (TDA) Plan effective January 2017.

WorkWell NYC Free Flu Shots: September 12 – November 23

October 2016

WorkWell of NYC in partnership with CUNY, and Affiliated Physicians will be hosting its 3rd flu vaccination campaign this Fall season. Free flu shots are available to all CUNY tax levy employees and municipal employees.

Weight Watchers

October 2016

The City of New York and its unions have partnered with Weight Watchers to offer a weight loss and health improvement program to employees at a special price. As part of the WorkWell NYC health and wellness initiative, NYC will be covering half of the cost of Weight Watchers programs for employees eligible for health benefits.

Health and Wellness Event – October 20 @ 42nd Street

October 2016

Mark your calendars! Central Office Human Resources will be hosting its annual Fall Health and Wellness Event on Thursday, October 20th at our 42nd Street location to coincide with the 2016 Benefits Open Enrollment/Transfer Period.

Fall 2016 PDLM Course Catalog

October 2016

The University Office of Professional Development and Learning Management offers various training opportunities for CUNY staff members.