Employee Assistance Program

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 College of Charleston Deer Oaks  Website

For Password Go to
mycharleston, Employee Tab, Employee Services, Deer Oaks EAP 


Upcoming and Archived On-Demand Seminars (must be logged in to Deer Oaks)

What is the website, username and password? 

The website is Deer Oaks Employee Assistance Program

The user name and password can be found in mycharleston, under the Employee Tab, Employee Services Channel (middle), and alphabetically Dear Oaks EAP.

What is an Employee Assistance Program?

The Deer Oaks Employee Assistance Program (EAP) is a free service provided by the College of Charleston that offers a wide variety of counseling, referral, and consultation services. The programs are designed to assist employees and their families in resolving work/life issues in order to live happier, healthier, more balanced lives. These services are confidential and can be easily accessed by calling the toll-free Helpline. Deer Oaks EAP Services is here for you, 24 hours per day, 7 days per week.

Who is Eligible for the Employee Assistance Program?

All employees, their dependents, and household members are eligible for all Deer Oaks services. In addition, retirees and separated employees are eligible for six months after separation.

What Services Are Covered Under the Deer Oaks EAP? (visit our Deer Oaks website accessed through mycharleston for a complete explanation of services)

Assessment and Counseling Sessions

Referals and Community Services Work/Life references including:



Work and Career Growth

Daily Living and Convenience

Health and Well-being



And More!

Legal Services

Free 30 minute in-person or telephonic consultation with attorney

25% discount if attorney is retained 

Over 100 on-line forms

On-Line NOLO Will Preparation

Financial Services

Free 30 minute telephonic conseling 

Educational materials

Take the High Road Cab Reimbursement (one per year per person)

Retirement Services

Management Assitance Program

Monthly electronic newsleter

Telephonic management consulation

Quarterly supervisor exceellence webinar

Disaster Assistance Program

Trainings and Benefits Fair

Extensive Website (check mycharleston for password)