Furry Friends

It’s been a hard two weeks… so we thought we’d share something cute.  Don’t we all need it right now? Our team transitioned to working remotely and we are excited to introduce our new “co-workers”…

Update from Acadia Benefits

Our team here at Acadia Benefits is, like many of you, embracing a new normal.  We have moved our employees to a virtual work environment to ensure everyone is safe and healthy during this time.  We are here to support you if you have questions about your benefit plans and please reach out to any … Continued

Sample Communication to Employees: CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19)

Below please find information that you may find useful in communicating CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) information to your employees.  This resource contains language that you can use to share how your company is handling business travel, remote work, keeping the workplace safe and additional details that you can provide your employees.  (The attached information is provided by … Continued

Lemony Chicken and Broccoli

This is a healthy meal that can be made quickly by purchasing pre-cut broccoli florets and thinly sliced chicken from the grocery store.  Serve atop rice, quinoa or salad and enjoy! Ingredients:6 boneless, skinless chicken breasts, sliced thinly   1.5 lbs broccoli florets3 cloves of garlic, sliced thinly2 lemons1/4 cup flourolive oilsalt and pepper1/4 cup stock … Continued

Celebrating 30 Years

It’s hard to believe I’m celebrating my 30th anniversary with Acadia Benefits today.  Doesn’t 1990 seem like yesterday?  Watching Sam and Diane bicker on Cheers, listening to Michael Bolton on the radio (oh, that hair was really something) and George H.W. Bush was leading our country.  Yes, that would be George Bush SENIOR  for those … Continued

Tips from Paula: At-Home Colon Cancer Screening Tests

As part of the Affordable Care Act, routine/screening colonoscopies are covered in full.  We all agree that early detection saves lives! You may have seen ads recently for different home screening tests for colon cancer.  These tests are non-invasive and require no special prep or need for time off. The test is performed at home, sent to … Continued

What Your Benefits Advisor Should Bring to the Table

It’s that time of year where many of us are reflecting on what’s working well in our lives and making resolutions for change.  As the new year begins, it’s a great opportunity to look at the relationship you have with your benefits advisor to ensure you and your employees are getting the services and support … Continued

White Bean and Chicken Chili

Adding chicken and greens makes this traditional winter staple a healthier option.  Packed with flavor and spice, this easy-to-make recipe will warm you right up on a cold day… Enjoy!Ingredients:2 T olive oil1 large onion, chopped  4 garlic cloves, minced 2 lbs. ground chicken1 t salt, plus more for seasoning 2 T ground cumin1 T fennel seed1 … Continued