Good Neighbor Employee Assistance Fund

Emergency Assistance for NMHS Employees

This fund is made possible by $1 per pay period donations from NMHS employees through payroll deduction.


To provide emergency financial assistance to employees during an unexpected crisis from an illness, accident, fire, or storm.


HCF will award funds for basic living expenses for:

  • Catastrophic damage from a house fire, tornado, flood or storm
  • Emergency relocation expenses related to domestic violence
  • Funeral expenses for immediate family members
  • Loss of income because of illness in the employee’s household with no paid time off

Basic living expenses include:

  • Car payments
  • Health insurance
  • Rent or mortgage
  • Utilities

All regular part time and full time North Mississippi Health Services employees are eligible for assistance. Employees may receive up to $500 in assistance per year, and department manager and administration must approve the application.

To apply for emergency assistance, visit the HCF link on the NMHS Intranet the button below: