Public Education Health Trust Member Assistance Program

Welcome to the Public Education Health Trust Member Assistance Program (MAP)

At some point in our lives, each of us faces a problem or situation that is difficult to resolve. When these instances arise, SupportLinc will be there to help. The SupportLinc Member Assistance Program (MAP), provided to Public Education Health Trust members by CuraLinc Healthcare, is a professional resource that helps you deal with life’s challenges and the demands that come with balancing home and work.

Short-Term Counseling

SupportLinc provides confidential guidance, advocacy and referrals for up to eight (8) face-to-face counseling sessions to address personal and work-related concerns, such as:

Work-Life Benefits

Whether you are a new parent, a caregiver, selling your home or looking for legal advice, you're likely to need guidance and referrals to expert resources. SupportLinc’s work-life specialists are here to help.



Marriage & Relationship Problems

Grief & Loss

Substance Abuse

Anger Management

Work-Related Pressures


Family Issues

Legal Assist: Free Telephonic or Face-to-Face Legal Consultation

Financial Assist: Expert Financial Planning and Consultation

Family Assist: Consultation and Referral Services for Daily Living Issues, Such as Child Care, Elder/Adult Care, Auto Repair, Pet Care and Home Improvement

Advantage ID Recovery: Telephonic Access to Identity Recovery Services for Education and Guidance Specific to Identity Theft

SupportLinc MAP Web-Based Services

The SupportLinc MAP website acts as an excellent complement to the program’s telephonic and in-person services. The site, which can be accessed here, contains a wide array of information, articles, resource search engines, audio and video files, “how-to” guides, and online seminars.

In addition, for Public Education Health Trust members, the SupportLinc MAP website also offers a confidential and secure web-based counseling platform, eConnect®. eConnect® provides members with video, phone and web chat access to SupportLinc's licensed masters- and doctorate-level behavioral health professionals. Counseling through eConnect® is an easy-to-use alternative to face-to-face services. This service can be found by clicking the 'eConnect®' tab on the MAP website.

Manager/Supervisor Resources

The SupportLinc MAP provides guidance and support for supervisors who are managing difficult workplace situations. These confidential one-on-one discussions with client supervisors are intended to address their subordinate's work performance, attendance issues, workplace violence, substance abuse, mental illness and many other employee-related topics.

Using SupportLinc

The SupportLinc MAP is accessible to Public Education Health Trust members twenty-four hours a day, every day of the year, via a dedicated toll-free telephone number (1-888-881-LINC) that is answered directly by licensed and experienced behavioral health clinicians. The clinician will conduct a brief assessment, then refer you to the resource that is most appropriate for your concern.

For SupportLinc MAP web-based services, including eConnect®, you can click here to bypass the login page, or visit

Your username, as a member of the Public Education Health Trust, is peht; and your password is member.