• Health & Welfare Trust

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    Benefits for ATU, DCU, PAT, & PFSP Employee Groups
  • The School District No. 1 Health and Welfare Trust has worked with Portland Public Schools (PPS) and your bargaining group for more than four decades to provide group health and welfare benefits to active employees, substitutes, and retirees of PPS who are members of the Portland Association of Teachers (PAT), Portland Federation of School Professionals (PFSP), District Council of Unions (DCU), and Amalgamated Transit Union (ATU) bargaining groups.
    The Health & Welfare Trust website has all the benefit information for your Employee Group, including:

    • Insurance plan comparison;
    • Monthly rates/costs;
    • Imputed income rates (if covering a Domestic Partner/Domestic Partner's children);
    • Optional life insurance;
    • Voluntary AD&D insurance;
    • And much more!

    To view all the benefit information on the H&W Trust website for your specific Employee Group, you will:

    1. Select your Bargaining Unit (i.e., your Employee Group);
    2. Select your Status; then
    3. Click the GO! button.


Discover Your PPS Benefits - ATU | DCU | PAT | PFSP

  • For general information on your PPS benefits, please select the Benefit Guide for your specific Employee Group below.

  • 2024 Plan Year  

  • Benefit Guides: Effective January 1, 2024 - December 31, 2024

Other Benefits Information

  • ACA - Exchange Notice Letter
  • ACA - HealthCare.gov
  • ACA - Oregon Health Plan
  • Benefits Enrollment & Changes - PPS Webpage
  • Covering a Domestic Partner?
  • Eligible Dependents
  • H&W Trust Certificate of Basic Group Life Insurance Coverage
  • H&W Trust Certificate of Group Long Term Disability Insurance Coverage
  • H&W Trust Certificate of Optional Group Life Insurance Coverage
  • H&W Trust Certificate of Voluntary Group Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance Coverage
  • Health Insurance Package Options
  • More Benefits
  • Online Benefits Enrollment Instructions
  • Secova Dependent Eligibility Verification
  • When to Enroll in Benefits


  • ACA - Form 1095C
  • Benefits - Need to Enroll?
  • Benefits - Need to Make Changes?
  • Benefits When Leaving PPS Employment
  • Benefits - Forms
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Employee Mileage Reimbursement
  • Employee Perks (group code: pps)
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • Professional Development
  • Retire from PPS
  • Saving for Retirement - PERS & 403(b)
  • Secova Dependent Eligibility Verification
  • Student Loan Forgiveness
  • TriMet Transit Pass