TAP is a nonprofit Labor-Management service provided to members of participating Teamster, ILWU, and IATSE health and welfare plans. TAP was developed through Teamsters Joint Council 7 with a mandate to provide assistance to the members and their families with alcohol and drug related job and personal problems.
TAP is open M-F 8am-5pm.

Call (510) 562-3600

Outside the SF Bay Area:
Call (800) 253-8326
-- 800-253-TEAM

You are welcome to attend our monthly sobriety celebration held the third Saturday of each month at TAP's Office.

Doors open at 11 am.
Lunch is provided.
Families and friends are welcome.

80 Swan Way, Suite 320,
Oakland CA 94621

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TAP offers ongoing services for
individual members, continuing care,
and organizational services

Individual Members

  • Confidential face-to-face assessment and referral
  • Coordination of admission with preferred providers, HMOs, and managed care
  • Site visits while in treatment
  • Care management through course of treatment
  • Post treatment/return to work meeting
  • Monthly follow-up for a minimum of one year
  • Information and referral for mental health, family, and other personal problems

Continuing Care / Relapse Prevention

  • Monthly sobriety party for members and their families
  • Annual summer family picnic
  • Family Christmas party
  • Ten weekly continuing care meetings
  • Monthly TAP newsletter

Organizational Services

  • On-site Local Union and Employer visits by TAP staff
  • Seminars for Union members and employers
  • Business Agent, Shop Steward, and Supervisor training
  • DOT Alcohol and Drug Training
  • Union and Employer consultation
  • Ongoing provider evaluations and site visits
  • Preferred provider rates negotiated
  • Trust Fund Reports