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Morneau Shepell opens crisis line for those affected by floods in Nebraska and Iowa

24/7 free crisis hotline now available now to those in need: 1.866.885.6540

CHICAGO, March 20, 2019 – As a result of the devastating floods in Nebraska and Iowa that have left several dead and hundreds displaced, Morneau Shepell has opened its 24/7 crisis support hotline to offer professional emotional support to anyone affected by this traumatic event.

“Our hearts go out to the families and loved ones of those who lost their lives and all who are impacted. We are here to provide support to those looking to understand the impact of this tragic event,” said Stephen Liptrap, president and chief executive officer. “For anyone affected directly by the floods, we encourage you to reach out to our free 24/7 crisis hotline. It is available to all those in need.”

A crisis or traumatic event can trigger overwhelming emotional responses. Morneau Shepell’s national 24/7 crisis support line offers professional emotional support to anyone in crisis. When calling the crisis line, individuals receive crisis counseling support and/or referral to community resources. Anyone affected by the flooding in Nebraska and Iowa can reach the free crisis support line at 1.866.885.6540.

The Company’s employee assistance program is also available to the employees of existing clients of Morneau Shepell through the designated toll-free number or by visiting workhealthlife.com/us.

About Morneau Shepell

Morneau Shepell is the only human resources consulting and technology company that takes an integrated approach to employee well-being, health, benefits and retirement needs. The Company is the largest administrator of retirement and benefits plans and the largest provider of integrated absence management solutions in Canada. LifeWorks by Morneau Shepell is a total well-being solution that combines employee assistance, wellness, and recognition and incentive programs. As a leader in strategic HR consulting and innovative pension design, the Company also helps clients solve complex workforce problems and provides integrated productivity, health and retirement solutions. Established in 1966, Morneau Shepell serves approximately 24,000 clients, ranging from small businesses to some of the largest corporations and associations. With more than 4,500 employees in offices worldwide, Morneau Shepell provides services to organizations around the globe. For more information, visit morneaushepell.com.

For more information, please contact:

Heather MacDonald
Morneau Shepell
1.855.622.3327 (Toll-free)
media@morneaushepell.com