Lifestyle Benefits | Dis-Chem Health


Lifestyle Benefits

At Dis-Chem Health, we want to give you the power to look after your physical and mental well-being.


Lifestyle Benefits are included in all our Medical Insurance plans, or you can add them to our Accident and Gap Cover plans at R55 per month. Get access to family counselling, legal or financial advice and extra: A 20% discount on over 2,500 products at Dis-Chem


Save up to R600/month on your favourite healthy and essential products

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All of these benefits and more, for just R55 per month

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Family Counselling
dis-chem lifestyle benefits
Legal Advice
dis-chem lifestyle benefits
Financial Advice
Extra Rewards with Dis-chem Health

Medical Insurance

SAVE BY COMBININGMyHealth CoreMyHealth Plus
Day-to-Day Cover
+ Accident Cover
+ Lifestyle Benefits
Adults: R527
Children: R343
Adults: R699
Children: R454
Accident CoverExtended Accident Cover
Accident Cover
+ Lifestyle Benefits At R55
Adults: R206
Children: R114
Adults: R237
Children: R125

Gap Cover

Lifestyle Benefits can also be included in the Dis-Chem Health Gap Cover, starting from R196pp with the Base Plan and R244pp with the Summit Plan. Gap Cover protects your pocket from unexpected shortfalls, when your medical aid is unable to pay the full cost of medical procedures.*


*Benefits are subject to limitations and exclusions. Please see the policy documents for more information.

Medical Insurance or Gap Cover


What are Lifestyle Benefits?


Telephonic, Virtual and Face-to-Face Counselling

With Telephonic Counselling, this service is available 24 hours per day, 365 days a year and in all 11 official


You also have access to unlimited Virtual Counselling. Appointments for virtual counselling are available
Monday – Friday from 08:00 – 19:00


After a comprehensive clinical assessment based on the challenges experienced as well as a risk assessment, you may get a referral for Face-to-Face Counselling with a treatment professional.


Policy Holders: to book a session

Family Counselling: Children and Teenagers Support

Today’s hectic pace of life often leaves children and teenagers without the support they need to cope with challenges like bullying, peer pressure, exposure to drugs, depression and performance anxiety. This benefit provides support on a number of issues including:


• Parenting issues
• Fears and phobias
• Emotionality and associated problems
• Separation anxiety
• Boundaries
• Children dealing with divorce and parent separation
• Bedwetting
• Self-confidence
• Bullying
• Transitions
• School-related problems.


For children aged between four and 12 years old, we use a variety of therapeutic methods, for example, play therapy, painting etc. to engage and assist the child.

Financial Advice

The Financial Advice benefit, in partnership with a Financial Services Provider, provides comprehensive support on:


• Personal Assessment and Financial Health Ratings
• Budget and Cashflow
• Personal Debt Management
• Tax Advice
• Asset-based Financing
• Asset Sourcing
• Short-term Insurance
• Wills and Estate Planning
• General Financial telephonic advice and support.


These services are available Monday to Friday between 08h00 and 17h00.

Legal Advice

The Legal Advice benefit, in partnership with a legal services provider, provides comprehensive support on:


• Criminal law (bail applications, drunk driving, assault, theft, fraud, etc.)
• Civil law (breach of a contract, accidents, damage claims and property issues)
• Family law (divorce, maintenance, family violence, interdicts, custody and access matters)
• Estate planning (administration of deceased estates, advice on drafting wills and estate planning)
• Telephonic tax advice.

Legal Advice is available Monday – Friday from 08:00 – 17:00. Emergency Legal Advice for bail applications is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. In addition to telephonic Legal Advice, referrals to an attorney from the National Panel of Attorneys for a free 30-minute consultation will be made available if required.

Life, Parent and Career Coaching

Life Coaching helps members and dependants to identify goals and develop an actionable plan to achieve them. Life coaching is provided by professionally trained individuals to help you maximise your full potential and reach desired results. Life coaching is provided telephonically or virtually by qualified life coaches.


Parent Coaching is provided telephonically or virtually to help parents navigate the challenges of successful parenting.


Career Guidance is provided telephonically or virtually to help you get the knowledge, information, skills and experience necessary to identify career options, and narrow them down to make a career decision.

It gets better with extraRewards

Extra Rewards with Dis-chem Health

extra is a rewards programme that’s included with your
Lifestyle Benefits.


With extra, you get a 20% discount on over 2500 healthy and essential products when you shop at Dis-Chem or online.


Get up to R600 in savings per month, when you use extra.

Read more about extra

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