Employee Benefit Trust

Choice | Health | Service

The AWC Employee Benefit Trust is Washington's premier local government benefit pool for cities, towns, and other local governments. We provide quality, efficient, and cost effective benefit and health promotion programs with the highest level of service.

What we cover | What we provide | Who we insure
Medical, dental, and other benefits | COBRA | Retiree
Support & administration
Coverage and changes | Compliance | Forms
Financial and billing | Newsletters
Health promotion
WellCity | Activities and campaigns | Training
Program planning | For your employees
Administrative and benefits | Health promotion
Employee Assistance Program (EAP) | eLearning
About the Trust
Governance | Trust Governing Agreement
Joining the Trust | Our members
Our partners in health | Contact us


  • AWC Trust medical coverage for COVID-19
    See the AWC Trust’s communications to employers regarding resources and coverage of COVID-19 related claims on its self-insured health plans.
  • ​SIMON says
    Get answers to FAQ’s and what you need to know about our new billing, enrollment & eligibility system, SIMON.


  • SIMON billing, eligibility & enrollment system overview training

  • View sample furlough policy and separation agreement

  • Check out the Trust's eLearning library

  • Note to Financial Statement


Notice of nondiscrimination – AWC Trust health programs do not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, age, disability or sex. If the member’s primary language is not English, we can assist them in their preferred language, and can provide aids to people with disabilities to effectively communicate with us.

AWC Employee Benefit Trust HIPAA notice – The AWC Trust is committed to protecting the confidentiality of any health information collected about you. View our HIPAA privacy policy notice.

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