The State Worker

CalPERS event to inform members about benefits and programs

CalPERS members who want to learn more about their health- and retirement-savings benefits are invited to attend gathering the system will host at the Sacramento Convention Center on Friday and Saturday.

The Benefits Education Event starts both days at 8:30 a.m. and ends at 4 p.m.

Topics will include understanding CalPERS retirement benefits, health benefits for members and their dependents, Social Security and how to use the my|CalPERS self-service website. The Department of Human Resources will also provide information on the Savings Plus program that it administers.

The gathering aims to draw attendance from nearly 182,000 active CalPERS members in Alpine, Amador, Butte, Calaveras, Colusa, El Dorado, Mono, Nevada, Placer, Sacramento, San Joaquin, Sierra, Solano, Stanislaus, Sutter, Tuolumne, Yolo, and Yuba counties.

For more information and to register for the free event, click here. Walk-in registrations also are welcome.