Mid-America Carpenters Regional Council Benefit Funds

Mental Health & Substance Use Resources

NEED SOMEONE TO TALK TO? SOMEONE WHO WILL LISTEN?

Lyra Health provides access to care for your emotional and mental health how, when, and where you need it. Lyra's coaches and therapists can help you feel better and be your best. Anyone who is eligible and enrolled in medical benefits, has access to 12 free sessions per year.

Lyra Health

Contact Lyra Health at (877) 368-0644, or find more information about Lyra Health at carpenterbenefits.lyrahealth.com.

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois (BCBSIL) offers extensive access to in-network facilities and professionals. A wide range of resources are available, including clinicians specializing in anxiety, eating disorders, autism, alcohol and substance use, depression, attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder (ADD/ADHD), and more. BCBSIL can connect you with a Blue Distinction Center for Substance Use Treatment and Recovery. These centers are nationally designated facilities that show a commitment to improved patient safety and better health outcomes. Or call 1-800-810-2583 to find a clinician or facility near you.

BCBS Blue Distinction Centers

For information on Blue Distinction Centers and locations, visit bcbsil.com. Select the 'Find Care' option on the homepage.

AMBASSADOR'S CORNER: TOOLS FOR LIFE

Hear it straight from carpenters just like you. Read about or listen to their life stories about alcohol, substance abuse, PTSD, relationships and more. Don't give up! Get inspired and get help!

Tools for Life

It's difficult to manage mental health and substance abuse on your own.

Don't do it alone - use your benefits to get the care you or your family member needs.