IDG Mental Health and Wellness Program

What is the IDG Mental Health and Wellness Program?

Are you feeling stressed by what’s happening in your life? You don’t have to go through this alone.

The IDG Mental Health and Wellness program can help. Our social workers provide confidential counseling and support accessing services like SNAP, etc. We can help you come up with new ways of reducing stress, building healthy relationships, and overcoming other challenges life throws in your path.


  • Individual, Couples and Family counseling for drivers and their families.
  • Accessing free benefits and services e.g. SNAP, HRA, Covid-19 relief programs.
  • Wellness Community Spaces – monthly gatherings for drivers to come together to share resources, learn new skills, and support each other.
  • Wellness Advocate Program – Advocates are drivers who support other drivers in meeting their wellness goals.

How to use the IDG Mental Health & Wellness Program:

Call 1-917-594-5443 or email or complete this form online to sign up for an appointment. Meetings with counselors are free. Counselors speak English, Spanish, Mandarin, Punjabi, and Hindi.

IMPORTANT: If you are experiencing a mental health crisis, call the City of New York’s NYC Well 24/7 hotline at 1-888-692-9355 for immediate assistance.

Provided by the Independent Drivers Guild with funding from The Black Car Fund.

Call us at 1-833-814-8590
to speak to a member services representative for assistance with activating and/or using the benefits. Our member service center is open from Monday to Friday from 8am – 8pm.
Fill Out The Activation Form
Drivers Benefits will email you with an explanation of how to use your benefits. Make sure to check your spam folder.