NJHSA is a guiding force in Jewish human services, strengthening and supporting vocational, family, healthcare, senior citizen, disability and all other human service agencies and the people they serve for best practices, research, innovation and partnerships.
NETWORK News offers regular updates,  advocacy alerts, funding opportunities, call/webinar details, upcoming events, tools & resources, member highlights, and available career opportunities. 

Check your email every other Friday for the NETWORK News. 
July 2017, Volume I
Network Updates

The NETWORK is tirelessly working to add value to your membership, bringing your agency additional benefits, networking opportunities and revenue streams.  
Network Advocacy Updates

Re-position your agency and align yourself with The NETWORK to advance causes and policy.
  • On June 27th Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell announced that he was postponing the vote on the Senate's version of the healthcare bill, The Better Care Reconciliation Act of 2017, until after the Senate's July 4th recess.  This postponement is a temporary victory and a direct result of the activism of Jewish Federations and our allies that has resulted in Senator McConnell not being able to pull together a majority of the Senate in favor of the legislation Learn more here .
Network Funding Opportunities

Learn about funding opportunities, including JFNA's regularly posted Grants Bulletin.
Network Calls & Webinars

Calls and webinars are designed for NJHSA member agency professionals and lay leaders
. Please direct questions to Karen, Director of Membership Services.
  • Dementia Friends Training | Monday, July 10th, 1pm ET | Register and learn more here
  • Opiod Use Disorder Treatment and Prevention Strategies for Youth and Young Adults | Relias Learning| Thursday, July 13th, 3pm ET | Learn more and register here
  • Introduction to PEPS | Tuesday, July 25th, 2pm ET | Register here.
    NJHSA is continuing the collaborative agreement with Jewish Family & Career Services of Atlanta to provide licenses for the use of the PEPS Software System as a benefit of NJHSA membership. PEPS provides a set of score-card analysis tools for new and existing programs based on programmatic impact and fiscal performance. This comprehensive tool will help agencies to be more effective in strategic and program planning, with the ability to analyze the suite of services that works best for your agency now and in the future.  Join Rick Aranson, CEO of JF&CS Atlanta, for a webinar to learn more. 

  • NJHSA Town Hall Webinars for Members | Wednesday, August 9th, 3pm ET  
    Join fellow member agency professionals for a webinar facilitated by NJHSA's CEO, Reuben Rotman, designed to educate you on NJHSA's goals, efforts underway, new initiatives and plans for the future. Time has been set aside for Q&A. Please email Karen Rosen to receive an email with access information.  
  • Keep Calm & Practice Self-Care | Tuesday, August 15th, 1pm EST | Register and learn more here.
  • NJHSA Town Hall Webinars for Partners & Sponsors | Wednesday, September 13th, 3pm ET | Register here.
    Join fellow partners and sponsors for a webinar facilitated by NJHSA's CEO, Reuben Rotman, designed to educate you and your agency, our partners and sponsors, on NJHSA's goals, efforts underway, new initiatives and plans for the future. Time has been set aside for Q&A. Learn about the 2018 NJHSA Launch Conference in Chicago and how your organization can participate. Partner with our expanded network of 140 agencies. 
Network Events

NJHSA is actively planning NETWORK events! SAVE THE DATES so you don't miss out on networking opportunities.
  • Executive Conference |  October 28th-30th | Arizona Biltmore | Stay tuned for registration. Join member agency executives and senior level staff for discussions surrounding NJHSA's new Center for Innovation, the 2018 Launch Conference, how to position your agency in the current political climate, and advocacy pertaining to l eadership development and organizational structure, in addition to small group discussions organized by agency size. 
  • 2017 Inclusion Summit | Ruderman Family Foundation | November 19th & 20th | Boston, MA | Learn more and register here.
Network Tools & Resources

Share practical tools and resources you find helpful with the NETWORK through our Facebook groups. 
  • NJHSA member agencies are encourage to sign up for and utilize the NJHSA Facebook groups, designed to provide a forum for vibrant discussion and the exchange of information that will benefit the work of our NETWORK among member agency professionals. View a list of the groups and links to join here . For questions regarding the maintenance of these groups or group additions, please contact Megan.   
  • NJHSA has entered into a new agreement with Foundation Center, an online directory of US foundations. Foundation Center is offering their Professional Subscription to NJHSA member agencies at a 20% discount. Many agencies have expressed interest and will be sent the coupon code. If your agency is interested please contact Megan for the code and to learn more. 
Network Member Highlights

The best part of our NETWORK is sharing successes. We want to promote your organizations. Let your fellow member agencies know what's going on in your community! Share updates with Megan, Director of Marketing & Communications.
Network Career Opportunities

Interested in viewing other open NETWORK positions?  Click here to see what career opportunities member agencies are looking to fill . Email Megan add or remove postings.
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