Whether you are a member of the faculty or staff, a student or postdoctoral scholar, call on us whenever you need a solution, big or small. Whatever your phase of life, whatever your challenge, we're here to lend support and connect you to resources and support systems, no matter where you are located. In addition to one-on-one consultations, we offer a wide range of programs that address specific life issues and events.
Now Available: Senior Care Planning Benefit
Introducing a new Adult and Senior Care Planning Benefit for current benefits-eligible MIT employees and postdoctoral fellows. Your new benefit offers the support and guidance of experienced Senior Care Advisors to help you navigate the ever-changing demands of caring for an aging family member. Senior Care Advisors provide in-depth consultations, share caregiver tips and resources, facilitate family meetings, and generate customized action plans to address your unique short-term and long-term caregiving needs. Senior Care Consultations are available weekdays in-person, by phone or email.
What’s complicating your life these days? Adjusting to life as a new parent? Wondering how to support your school-age child, or how to help your high schooler plan for college? Dealing with the possibilities and uncertainties of life as a young professional? Maybe you’re at a mid-life crossroads, wondering who you want to “be" and what you want to “do” in the next stage of life? Or perhaps you want to learn how to help an aging parent—or maintain your own well-being as you balance your professional and personal lives.
The MIT Work-Life Center’s popular Seminar Series provides research-based strategies, tips, and information to help you deal with a diverse array of work-life issues. With more than 25 seminars, workshops, support groups, and events to choose from this spring, you’re likely to find the issues that matter most to you.