Planning to Retire?


    Thinking about or planning to retire and want to know your health benefit options in retirement?  Please see the Retiree Health section of this page for retiree benefit plan and rate information. 

    Contact the Benefits Department at 209-933-7026 or Email: Benefits@stocktonusd.net for information on your eligibility to continue health benefits into retirement.


    Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

    An Employee Assistance Program (EAP) is available for all SUSD employees through Optum.  The Optum EAP is a confidential information and counseling service benefit provided to you and your family members at no-cost.  Listed below, are just some of the many resources available to you through the EAP.

    • 24/7 access to a master's-level employee assistance specialist by calling 1-866-248-4096 or visit online at liveandworkwell.com
    • Up to 8 free counseling sessions (per event per year) with an EAP Clinician, in-person or virtually
    • Legal counseling and mediation services
    • Expert financial coaching
    • Child and family support
    • Adult and elder-care support

    Have a Life-Changing Event?

    You only have 60-days from the date of:

    Loss/Gain of Coverage, Marriage/Domestic Partnership, Birth/Adoption of Child to notify the SUSD Benefits Department and make your benefit changes.  

    Benefits Enrollment/Change Forms you will need to complete and submit are located under the Enrollment Forms section.  Completed benefit enrollment forms and verification documents can be scanned/emailed to the Benefits Department at Benefits@stocktonusd.net for processing. 

    Loss/Gain of Outside Health Coverage

    Need proof of the loss/gain of outside health coverage: letter from the insurance carrier/employer, or COBRA notice that confirms the date you and any dependents lost/gained outside health coverage

    Marriage/Domestic Partners

    Need Certified Marriage Certificate or State of California Domestic Partnership Certificate and Spouse/Partner's SSN card

    Birth/Adoption of Child

    Need certified Birth Certificate and Child's SSN card (NOTE: Certified Birth Certificate and SSN card take time to receive, so the Hospital issued Birth Certificate must be provided for the initial enrollment)


    Need a copy of the stamped final divorce decree: the final date will end coverage at the end of that month 

    Death of Dependent

    Need a copy of the death certificate

    American Fidelity 

    Questions on your current policies, or to make changes/cancel your policies, please contact American Fidelity at 1-800-365-8306

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