The Employee Assistance Program is provided through independent third-party vendors. Guardian is not responsible or liable for care or advice given by any provider or any service offering within the Employee Assistance Program. This information is for informational purposes only. It is not a contract. Only the plan service agreement can provide the actual terms, services, limitations, and exclusions. Guardian reserves the right to discontinue the Employee Assistance Program at any time without notice. Legal services provided through the Employee Assistance Program will not be provided in connection with or preparation for any action against Guardian or your employer. The Employee Assistance Program, or any individual service offering within the Program, is not an insurance benefit and may not be available in all states. Legal/financial assistance and resources services are not available in the states of New York and Hawaii. These services are permissible in the state of Washington: will preparation services, financial planning and estate planning services, probate and estate settlement services, grief counseling, funeral planning and funeral services. Guardian, its subsidiaries, agents, and employees do not provide tax, legal, or accounting advice. Consult a tax, legal, or accounting professional regarding your individual situation.