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At IMAX, we have benefits and resources in place to support you and your family during this uncertain time.

Emotional Wellbeing

During this uncertain time, it’s more important than ever to focus on your emotional wellbeing. While we all may be impacted in different ways, there are several support resources available to you and your family through the IMAX Employee Assistance Program provided by Optum. 

Optum offers a wide range of services, including a free, 24/7 emotional support Public Crisis Line. You can also visit the OPTUM site to access articles, resources and interactive tools for coping with a public health event, best practices for working remotely, and tips on how to support yourself and your family if you are quarantined. 


US Employees

Live and Work Well
 Access code: Imax

International Employees

Optum Live Well
 Access code: IMAXGlobal

Canadian Employees

Manulife Mental Health


Optum’s Emotional-Support Help Line number is 866-342-6892. The service is free of charge and open to anyone.
Informational Video

Check out this video from PsychHub about COVID-19 Mental Health Issues & Coping

PsychHub has informative and supportive videos that can help you and your family during these uncertain times. Visit the website below to check them out.



Physical Wellbeing

We know that the pandemic has a lot of us feeling anxious and worried. The best ways to reduce stress is to get your daily dose of endorphins – so we want to provide you with as many ideas as possible to stay active.

How to stay productive working at home during the pandemic:

Ergonomic Safety Talk (Powerpoint)

Financial Wellbeing

Every day we hear stories about the hit our world economy is taking due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Managing personal finances can be daunting and stressful under normal circumstances, but given this current period of uncertainty and rapid change, it can seem truly overwhelming. Check the Resources section below, where we’ve got information and tips to help you navigate these rough waters so you can feel more secure today without jeopardizing your future financial wellbeing.

US Employees: John Hancock

Canadian Employees: Manulife Retirement