Who Do I Contact?
For assistance, contact any member of your Local EAP Committee. You can find a list of Committee Members on your Local Council Committees page. For your convenience, a list of Committee Chairs and links to the Local Committee lists are below.
A message from your AFA Employee Assistance Program (EAP) You may be struggling to understand how a shooting could occur and why such a terrible thing would happen. There may never be satisfactory answers to these questions. We do know, though, that most people will experience a variety of emotions following such a traumatic event. These feelings […]
We know that the anniversaries of significant events in people’s lives can sometimes trigger reactions. September 11, 2017 will be no different. Some of us may harness our responses by participating in commemorative activities and memorials. For others, September 11th will be marked by private reflections and personal tributes like a moment of silence […]
Background The US Department of Transportation (DOT) has issued a notice that it is proposing to add four (4) commonly prescribed medications to its testing program. These 4 medications fall under a category of drugs known as opioids. They include: Hydrocodone (example: Vicodin, Lortab, Lorcet, Maxidone, Norco, Zydone) Hydromorphone (example: Diluadid, Exalgo, Hydromorph Contin, Palladone) Oxycodone (example: Percocet, Percodan, OxyContin, […]
Flight Attendants Helping Flight Attendants The Disaster Relief Fund provides a means for AFA members to assist other members and retirees who have suffered significant damage to their primary residence and/or faced relocation as a result of a disaster. Since its beginning in the fall of 2001, the AFA Disaster Relief Fund (DRF) has provided […]
The past couple of months have been incredibly challenging for Flight Attendants after back-to-back in-cabin disturbances in the US were broadcast on social media. Those disturbances subsequently “broke the internet” and were widely carried by news outlets. The mob mentality response to the video clips, with little correct information about the incidents, has put Flight […]