Employment Benefits

Lakes Region Community Services and its affiliate organizations offer our employees a generous benefits package. The people who work for Lakes Region Community Services and its affiliates are the organization’s greatest asset. Employees enjoy a supportive work environment, excellent and varied benefits and an abundance of opportunities to learn and grow.

For eligible employees, the following benefits are offered:

Employer-Offered Benefits

Benefits are subject to change and conditions may apply.

Earned Time- Employees are offered a generous earned time package.

Major Medical and Dental Insurance – LRCS and its affiliates offer generous health care coverage through Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield with a nominal contribution from employees as well as a comprehensive dental package of preventative and basic/major restorative benefits for employees and their families offered through Northeast Delta Dental.

403(b) Employee Retirement Plan – LRCS offers employees a 100% match up to 2% of an employees contribution after one (1) year of service. After six years of qualified service, an employee is 100% vested in those matching contributions.

Short Term Disability – Employees enjoy an employer paid short term disability plan which pays for 60% of basic weekly earnings.

Long Term Disability – Employees enjoy an employer paid long term disability plan which pays for 60% of monthly earnings.

Life Insurance – Coverage is two times annual salary at no cost to employee.

Voluntary Vision Plan – Northeast Delta Dental offers LRCS employees an additional, voluntary Delta Vision plan.

Optional Benefits

Through group rates, LRCS offers its employees many optional benefits from which to choose including term or whole life insurance for employees and their families, auto and home insurance and direct deposit.

In most instances rates for LRCS optional insurance coverage are much lower than you would find individually.

Continuing Education Benefits

LRCS provides and encourages the ongoing professional development and personal growth of all employees for the mutual benefit of the individual and to support LRCS’ mission and strategic goals. The Agency offers ongoing in-house training, both required and optional,  to support career advancement and a culture of professionalism. Opportunities are also provided for degree and certification advancement.


In addition to the benefits listed above, LRCS provides paid holidays, an employee assistance program and a Flexible Spending Account program (FSA).