About AWA Basic Assist
AWA Basic Assist gives members access to supplementary income in the event of an accident that results in a disability preventing the member from working at their place of employment. In addition to the non-insurance benefit provided by The Affiliated Workers Association, a Basic Assist membership also grants access to Disability Income benefits underwritten by Guarantee Trust Life Insurance Company.
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Association Non-Insurance Benefit
With the 24/7 Counseling and Assistance Services benefit, members have access to face-to-face counseling sessions with a local licensed provider and/or telephonic counseling sessions with a Masters-level clinician. Members can receive up to 3 sessions, per incident per year, at no cost. In addition, members also have telephonic and online access to a wide variety of services and resources to assist with daily responsibilities. Members call 24/7 to speak with a clinician that will assess and assist in placing the member with the appropriate contact. This benefit extends to all family members living in the household.
Association Insurance Benefits
Disability Income Insurance Benefits
Guarantee Trust Life Insurance Company
|DISABILITY INCOME INSURANCE
Underwritten by Guarantee Trust Life Insurance Company
Policy Form Series MP-1400 issued to Affiliated Workers Association
|Level 1||Level 2|
|Disability Income Benefit||$125 per week||$250 per week|
|Elimination Period||90 Days||90 Days|
|Disability Income Maximum Benefit Period*||26 Weeks||13 Weeks|
Disclaimers & Disclosures
* For any part of a Period of Disability that is less than a full week, 1/7th of the Disability Income Benefit will be paid for each day that You are disabled.
|Monthly Membership Fees|
|Level 1||Level 2|
FAQ / About the Carrier
About the Carrier
Guarantee Trust Life
With 83 years of experience in the insurance industry, Guarantee Trust Life Insurance Company (GTL) has a proud heritage of providing excellent service and superior insurance products to individuals, families and groups across the country. Guarantee Trust Life Insurance Company is a mutual legal reserve company located in Glenview, IL and licensed to conduct business in 49 states and the District of Columbia and is rated “A-” (Excellent) by A.M. Best Company.
GTL believes in doing business the right way. They have a consistent track record of successfully delivering on their promises and preserving the trust that their partners, employees and policyholders place in them.
Their mission is to be recognized as a highly-competent, mid-sized mutual insurer, who by bridging timeless virtues with current best business practices, is effective in marketing targeted life and health products across the country.
Individuals may enroll in a Basic Assist membership if they meet the following eligibility requirements:
- Between the ages of eighteen (18) and sixty-four (64)
- Reside in an available state