Employee Wellness



School District 8 – Kootenay Lake, is pleased to announce that effective July 1, 2021, we have changed our EFAP provider and the District employees will have access to the LifeWorks by Morneau Shepell, a confidential, full-service Employee Assistance Program (EAP) and work-life/wellness resource. LifeWorks is provided to you and your dependents at no additional cost to you, as an employee benefit. Lifeworks is determined to positively transform the way employees live their lives in and out of their workplace.

895 Don Mills Road
Tower One, Suite 700
Toronto, ON M3C 1W3,

How to Access 


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To Login: 
Company name: Kootenay
Use your SD8 log on information.

When you call, a caring, professional consultant can assist you with support, guidance and resources pertaining to a wide range of issues, including:

LIFE:  Stress/Overload, Anxiety, Depression, Grief/Loss, Community Resources

FAMILY:  Parenting, Separation/Divorce, Blended Families, Caring for Older Adults, Education

MONEY:  Saving/Investing, Debt Management, Estate Planning/Wills, Home Buying/Renting

WORK:  Work Relationships, Job Stress/Burnout, Managing People               

HEALTH:  Fitness/Nutrition, Sleep, Addiction/Recovery, Smoking Cessation


Employee Bicycle Program

As part of the districts ‘Going Green’ initiative, SD8 has been working hard to create a program for staff that helps both the environment and our employees’ health and wellness. Starting on April 23, 2020 we are offering the Employee Bicycle Purchase Program. 

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