Sky recognises that life gets hard at times - and when it does, it's important to have the right support, readily available.
Sky has contracted a company called The Employee Advisory Resource (EAR) who offer confidential and impartial specialist advice and support 24/7, 365 days of the year. This service is paid for by Sky and is free for you and your loved ones to use. Amongst other things, it offers:
Available 24/7 and also available online - real time with a qualified counsellor. Six telephone counselling sessions are available to all employees and their loved ones
Health Risk assessments
A health questionnaire available for staff to complete on line that provides a tailored individual report on what people can do to better their health
Health information over the phone or online
Webex health seminars can also be accessed via the website
This also includes EAR liaising with creditors to arrange repayment plans on a persons behalf
Family life solutions
Whether it is elder care, childcare, education or parenting information - EAR is there to help you and will even call childcare providers and assess availability for you as well as locate school league tables in your area
A 45 minute appointment with an Independent Financial Adviser on offer as well as information on returning unwanted goods plus new and used car problems
Information from trained solicitors on taxation, wills, child tax credits & income tax
You can call EAR on 0800 247 1802 or contact them by email via their website https://www.skysupportservice.co.uk
It's a free and confidential way to access information - hopefully helping to lighten the load whenever you need it.