Yale Signature Benefits

Signature Benefits

Yale provides many unique and valuable benefits and resources to help you and your family. Whether you are in need of counseling support, financial planning assistance, or help with balancing family and work responsibilities, Yale’s Signature Benefits have you covered every step of the way. Learn more about Personal WellnessFinancial Wellness, and WorkLife.

Personal Wellness

Yale’s Personal Wellness Signature Benefits provide eligible staff, faculty, post-doctoral associates, and their household members up to six free confidential counseling sessions—24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Request Support

  • Call 866-416-6586
  • Visit Optum’s website: liveandworkwell

    Browse resources as a guest using access code YaleSB (no registration required)


  • Capture your mood, or manage stressful situations using the Sanvello app.
  • Talkspace helps you engage with a licensed therapist, 24/7, via text, voice, or virtual video message. Call 866-416-6586 to obtain an authorization code prior to registering (first visit only).
  • Onsite counselor (coming soon)

Additional Resources

Access resources on how to manage stress, improve relationships, and more.

Financial Wellness

Whether you are buying a new home, sending your children to college, or saving for a comfortable retirement, Yale’s Financial Wellness Signature Benefits are available to support the important events in your life and to help you plan for your financial future.


Yale’s WorkLife Signature Benefits are an integral part of the university’s efforts to help faculty and staff balance the multiple responsibilities associated with work, academic, and personal life.