COVID-19 - Mental Health & Well-Being Resources


The Division of Personnel Management has teamed up with the Department of Health Services and Employee Trust Funds to compile a list of mental health and well-being resources to help you and your family stay well and connected during this unprecedented time. 

This list will continue to be updated so continue to check back to this page. 

StayWell (Well Wisconsin)

  • ​Coronavirus Health Resources

  • Provata Guided Meditation - Download Provata VR app from the App Store or Google Play. Log in with the same username and password you use to access your StayWell account​.

  • Online excerise classes are available on the StayWell porta​l

    • ​Go to the Resources Tab and chose "Workouts" for strength, endurance, mobility and yoga workouts.

  • Note: You must be covered by the Wisconsin Retirement System (WRS) to access the StayWell portal.  If you haven't signed up for an account yet, click on the Sign Up button on the home page to begin.

State Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

The EAP provides state employees and their families with free and confidential assistance 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Assistance can be provided via telephone, face-to-face and in some cases teleconference for the topics of:

  • Stress, depression and personal problems

  • Family and relationship concerns

  • Alcohol and drug dependency

  • Workplace conflicts​

  • Legal and financial consultation​

  • Disaster and pandemic online resources​ (must log in to EAP website to access)

Visit the EAP website​ (username = SOWI) ​or contact them at 866-274-4723 (TTY: 855-225-1367) for more information.

Professional Development Resources

​The Bureau of Training and Development has compiled a list of free professional development resources​ that are available to all staff. Topics vary, but the list concentrates on topics that are most relevant at this time, such as teleworking tips, virtual meetings, leadership, managing remote teams, etc. These courses and information are made available for free by a variety of organizations and companies during this situation.

Employee Trust Funds Resources

Support for Parents

Support for Caregivers

Support for Emergency Responders and Essential Staff

Mental Health Support

Relationships & Social Distancing

Last updated on April 15, 2020