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Resources for Work and Life
The following is a comprehensive list of resources both on campus and in the community regarding your work and life needs. Whether you are struggling or wanting to continue to learn and grow, this is your one-stop-shop to learn about all the resources available to you. You are cared for and there is a place for you!
Navigate Program: Resources and Support Overview
This is an overview of all the resources available to you as a faculty and staff member. If you would like to see 15-minute videos on each of the topic areas for resources and support, you can visit our YouTube channel for further information.
Addressing Student Needs
All faculty and staff have a shared interest in supporting and nurturing students. There are many resources available to support student needs. Information listed below is intended to empower faculty and staff in learning how to provide support to students. Note this list is not comprehensive.
What Resources Are Available to Support the Students?
What If I Am Concerned for Student's Well-Being?
Culture and Spirituality
Emotional and Mental Well-Being
Family and Child Care
Grand Valley has resources and support available to you to encourage you during this time in your life.
GVSU’s Employee Assistance Program, Encompass, offers the following supports:
Physical Health and Well-Being
A number of opportunities are available to support faculty and staff in maintaining and achieving their movement, fitness and nutrition goals:
Professional and Career Development
Special Needs and Caregiver Support
This section provides resources for case management, community and caregiver resources. Below are a few organizations that may be helpful: