Employee Resources

Currituck County takes getting important information to our employees very seriously. That is why the Employee section of our website was created.

Here you will find important information on your benefits, including your health insurance coverage, how to get assistance with an insurance problem, who is on your county wellness committee, etc.

Employee News
1)Anytime in August
Optima EAP – “Effectively Caring for Aging Parents”
Time:  3 minute read
Presenter:  Jamie Kistler
Company Username:  Currituck

As more Americans live longer, millions of middle-aged adults find themselves caring for their aging parents. It’s not an easy task, especially for those with children still living at home.

“Caregiving can be so overwhelming, it’s almost impossible,” says Donna Cohen, Ph.D., a professor in the department of aging and mental health at the Louis de la Parte Florida Mental Health Institute at the University of South Florida. “But it can be done if you develop specific skills and tailor them according to your parents’ needs and your family’s circumstances.”

As more Americans live longer, millions of middle-aged adults find themselves caring for their aging parents. It’s not an easy task, especially for those with children still living at home.

“Caregiving can be so overwhelming, it’s almost impossible,”…

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For access to additional information to help you live a more balanced life, check what is available on our Employee Assistance Program website.

2)Teachers’ and State and Local Government Employees Total Retirement Planning – Law Enforcement/Emergency Personal – TSER Series Part 4, LGERS Series Part 3
Date:  Wednesday, July 13, 2022
Time:  9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Registration:  Webinar (required)
Company:  Department of State Treasurer

This comprehensive seminar provides North Carolina government employers with information about Law Enforcement/Emergency Personnel retirement eligibility and benefits. Some of the topics to be covered include: Law Enforcement/Emergency Personnel retirement eligibility; Legislative changes affecting Emergency Personnel (Not FRSWPF); Using Sick Leave at Retirement; LEO Transfer Benefit; Separate Insurance Benefits Plan for State and Local LEOs; Reemployment under the Special Separation Allowance

3)Local Government Employees Retirement Planning
Date: Monday, July 18, 2022
Time:  9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Registration:  Webinar (required)
Company:  Department of State Treasurer

The Department of State Treasurer is hosting a Total Retirement Planning Conference. The program is 90-minutes long and will highlight Retirement Readiness and explore the resources available to help you plan for retirement.

This interactive online web conference will provide you with the tools to successfully navigate the Road to Retirement Readiness, while also providing an orientation for new members, pre-retirement planning information for members closer to retirement, and educational information for personnel officers and others who handle retirement matters. Chat questions will be answered in the email used for registration, the day following the webinar.

4)Local Government Employees Retirement Planning
Date: Thursday, July 21, 2022
Time:  1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Registration:  Webinar (required)
Company:  Department of State Treasurer

The Department of State Treasurer is hosting a Total Retirement Planning Conference. Nothing says Happy Valentine’s Day quite like attending a Retirement Planning Conference! The program is 90-minutes long and will highlight Retirement Readiness and explore the resources available to help you plan for retirement.

This interactive online web conference will provide you with the tools to successfully navigate the Road to Retirement Readiness, while also providing an orientation for new members, pre-retirement planning information for members closer to retirement, and educational information for personnel officers and others who handle retirement matters. Chat questions will be answered in the email used for registration, the day following the webinar.

5)Understanding Market Volatility
Date:  Tuesday, July 26, 2022
Time:  10:00 a.m. –  11:00 a.m.
Registration:  Webinar (required)
Company:  Empower (formerly known as Prudential)
6)  Currituck County Annual Blood Drive
Date:  Thursday, July 28, 2022
Time:  9:30 a.m. –  2:30 p.m.
Location: Currituck County Governmental Complex, Courtroom C
Appointment: Schedule an appointment visit redcrossblood.org, use Sponsor Code: CCGOVT

Dangerously low blood supply, give blood at our Annual Blood Drive.  For more information visit rcblood.org.