The New England Work and Family Committee is a joint committee comprised of Union and Company representatives and supported by funds obtained through contract negotiations with each Collective Bargaining Agreement. The Committee creates programs to assist members and employees with health and life issues.
Dependent Care Reimbursement Fund
The Dependent Care Reimbursement Fund is a Verizon/IBEW negotiated subsidy available to eligible employees to help cover qualified dependent care expenses. If you are a member of the IBEW, Non Bargained, or Verizon Management in New England and your 2012 total household income does not exceed $175,000 you may qualify for funds. 2014 DCRF Guidelines & Application
Summer Camp Reimbursement
The New England Work and Family Committee understands the difficulties families face when school is out for the summer. We want to ease your financial obligation this summer and reimburse for summer camp/ day camp programs. The summer camp program runs from June 17 through Sept 1, 2012. Under this program, you may be reimbursed up to $200.00 per week per dependent for a maximum of 4 weeks for the period identified above.
Click on the following link to learn more about the program and download the application: 2014 Summer Camp Guidelines & Application
Health & Wellness
The New England Work and Family Committee recognizes the importance of physical activity for your overall well-being. We are pleased to offer a reimbursement of up to $100.00 for a gym membership or weight management program from Jan- June 2012.
Click on the following link to learn more about the program and download the application: 2014 Wellness Reimbursement Guidelines & Application
For a full listing programs offered by The New England Work and Family Committee please click here.