Employee Assistance Program

Acentra Health will manage the state Employee Assistance Program (EAP). The EAP offers access to free and confidential support 24 hours a day, seven days a week to all state employees and their household family members for a variety of issues – from everyday matters to more serious concerns including:

  • Work-life stresses
  • Anxiety, depression, or other mood disorders
  • Relationship or other family problems, including divorce and abuse
  • Substance abuse
  • Parenting/Caregiver support
  • Legal and financial guidance

To arrange confidential assistance or for more information, please call Acentra Health at 1 (833) 539-7285 or visit the EAP web portal at  sowi.mylifeexpert.com, code: SOWI. All users will be required to create a web account, which allows for site customization and saving information to your profile.

Purchasing Card

The purchasing card (pcard) is a tool for Department of Military Affairs employees to use to pay for purchases up to $5,000, including supplies and travel expenses. Pcards are typically issued to employees who travel frequently or who are responsible for purchasing goods and services necessary to accomplish the mission of the employee’s work unit. To obtain a personally-assigned pcard, your supervisor needs to contact the WING-SBF Purchasing Card Coordinator, Lucinda Fritchen, at  Lucinda.Fritchen@widma.gov or (608) 242-3156 and must provide:

  • Your full legal name
  • Your date of birth
  • Your work email address
  • Phone number and work location/address
  • The funding source for the pcard
  • The proposed single purchase and total limit.