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
April 2024 Health Newsletters
Sentara Health Plans EAP
April 2024

April Bulletin

April Feature: Helping Kids Cope with a Divorce”
Location: Online resources
Company Username: 
Webinar: “Helping You and Your Child Adjust to Divorce” (22:57)
Presenter: Zoe Kobrin, Clinical Social Worker, Counselor

Since about 1 out of 2 marriages in the U.S. end in divorce, many American children are affected by divorce each year. Those kids often feel trapped in the middle as the family splits up. If mommy and daddy don’t love each other, they wonder, do they love me?

During the first couple of years after a divorce, your stress may get in the way of your ability to parent well.

For access to additional information sign into www.sentaraEAP.com with username “currituck”,  click “View Resources” under “Featured this month” on right hand side of the screen.

North Carolina Health Insurance Pool
April 2024

April Newsletter

The second issue of North Carolina Health Insurance Pool (NCHIP) new well being newsletter features articles on:

  • Importance of Oral Health
  • Tips For a Healthy Smile
  • Quitting Tobacco
  • Benefit Spotlight: NCHIP Concierge
  • Healthy Recipe: Salmon Couscous Salad Bowl
  • Resources to Know

A smiling couple with their baby between them.

Seminars & Events
1)Local Government Employees’ Retirement Planning
Date: Tuesday April 23, 2024
Time:  9:30 a.m. –  11:00 a.m.
Registration:  Webinar (required)

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.

2)Social Security 101: With You Through Life’s Journey
Date: Wednesday, April 24, 2024
Time:  12:00 p.m. –  1:15 p.m.
Registration:  Webinar (required)
Company:  MyNCPlans

For more than 80 years, Social Security has helped secure today and tomorrow by providing benefits and financial protection for millions of people throughout their life’s journey. Join NC 401(k) and NC 457 Plans counselor Margaret Hendershot and Lisa Wallace Public Affairs Specialist with the Social Security Administration for an hour-long Lunch & Learn.

3)NC 401(k) & NC 457: Understanding Your Upgraded Online Experience
Date: Thursday, April 25, 2024
Time:  11:30 a.m. –  12:30 p.m.
Registration:  Webinar (required)
Company:  MyNCPlans

Join us for a discussion regarding your recently upgraded NC 401(K) & NC 457 plan experience. Key takeaways are what stays the same, what’s next, and how to take advantage of the available education & resources.

4)Helping State Employees Understand the Features of the NC 401(k)/NC 457 Plans
Date: Tuesday, May 7, 2024 
Time:  10:00 a.m. –  11:00 a.m.
Registration:  Webinar (required)
Company:  MyNCPlans

Take a few minutes to better understand your Supplemental Retirement Plans (NC 401(k) and NC 457 Plans) and how they will play a significant role in helping you prepare for a more financially secure retirement! Among the topics discussed, you’ll learn about the differences between the Plans, the distinction between before-tax/Roth contributions and the available investment options.

5)NC Plans Roadmap to Retirement
Date: Wednesday, May 8, 2024 
Time:  12:00 p.m. –  1:00 p.m.
Registration:  Webinar (required)
Company:  MyNCPlans

Join Retiree Advocate, Mark McCluskey, as he leads you on a journey toward planning a successful retirement. Topics include saving strategies, estate planning, healthcare in retirement, social security and much more.

6)Understanding your NC 401(k) & NC 457 Plan
Date: Wednesday, May 15, 2024 
Time:  12:00 p.m. –  1:00 p.m.
Registration:  Webinar (required)
Company:  MyNCPlans

Join Retiree Advocate, Mark McCluskey, as he helps you better understand your investment choices and strategies for making the most out of your supplemental savings plans.

7)Naming Your NC 401(k) & NC 457 Plan Beneficiary
Date: Wednesday, May 16, 2024 
Time:  12:00 p.m. –  12:45 p.m.
Registration:  Webinar (required)
Company:  MyNCPlans

Learn how your NC 401(k) and NC 457 Plan retirement accounts have the potential to protect your loved ones by attending the Naming Your Beneficiary presentation.

8)Currituck County Annual Blood Drive
Dates: Wednesday, May 22, 2024
Tuesday, July 30, 2024
Tuesday, September 24, 2024
Tuesday, November 26, 2024
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/.