NASA civil servants are authorized to check work email and acknowledge receipt of a second furlough notice if you are able to do so virtually without extraordinary measures or needing to drive onto the Center.  KSC senior staff appreciates your patience and commitment during this time and understands this is a very difficult time. Please remember that the EAP is available for consultation and resources by calling

Counselors can be contacted at 1-888-728-1404. Continue to check this site and the agency external operating website at https://nasapeople.nasa.gov/shutdown/shutdown.htm.  For additional benefits FAQs, refer to the OPM Guidance for Shutdown Furloughs, Section H. Benefits at http://www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/pay-leave/furlough-guidance/guidance-for-shutdown-furloughs.pdf.