National Human Services Assembly

Annual Meeting Highlights

NHSA held our virtual 2021 Annual Meeting where we heard from HHS Secretary Xavier Becerra and several others human service leaders

Meet Our Executive Director

Victor Valentine was recently appointed as NHSA's new Executive Director to lead our expanded strategic direction
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Thomas Jefferson Monument at the Tidal Basin at sunset with cherry blossoms blooming

Leadership Practices for Race Equity Impact

Learn more about supporting individuals and organizations in identifying how their practices can create and sustain race equity experiences and outcomes within the social sector

Juvenile Justice Roadmap

Read our "Beyond Bars" report that should serve as a roadmap or handbook for juvenile justice
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People using devices with graphic icons of digital media in background

Visit Our Blog

Get the most recent updates, newsletters, resources, and more on our new blog, National Assembly Today
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Assorted tools on wood background

Reframing Human Services Implementation Guide

We are proud to showcase our new practical Implementation Guide, as well as our toolkit and other resources online
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Family of four, mother father two daughters, Hispanic

State-Level Framework for the Two-Generation Approach

Take a closer look at state-level implementation of Two-Generation policy and programming

Helping everyone reach their full potential and contribute to our communities

Our mission is to strengthen health and human services in the United States through the active involvement and leadership of our members.
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Collaboration

The National Human Services Assembly promotes collaboration among engaged organizations to advance the collective power, knowledge, strategy, and systems that build well-being within individuals and our communities.

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Public Policy

The National Human Services Assembly focuses on a variety of policy and advocacy issue areas, most notably in the youth, intergenerational, disabilities, and aging space, also devoting special interest and efforts toward policy topics that affect the human service or nonprofit sectors at-large.

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Initiatives

Initiatives of the National Human Services Assembly aim to advance the collective power, knowledge, strategy, and systems that build well-being within individuals and our communities.

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PurchasingPoint

The National Human Services Assembly runs a group purchasing program for members and other eligible nonprofits to save money on everyday goods and services. The PurchasingPoint program allows nonprofits to save more money for their missions, and has collectively saved nonprofits over $180 million that has been redirected to building well-being in our communities.

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Equity & Human Services

The National Assembly is committed to fostering a culture of meaningful equity and inclusion in the human service sector.

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National Reframing Human Services Initiative

To create a thriving society, everyone should be able to reach their full potential. The National Reframing Human Services Initiative is an evidence-based communication strategy for building public understanding and support of our sector to build the well-being necessary for every to reach that potential.

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Member Organizations

@NatlAssembly
We are thankful for all of our members and the amazing work you do to build well-being within our communities. Wish… http://55XyngRYQ3
@APHSA1 Happy to share!
On the heels of our fundraising conversation last week & with year-end giving in mind, check out the survey results… http://dFV7eNN0q1
From @FrameWorksInst: COVID-19 has brought the deep inequities that exist within care work to the forefront of publ… http://rT7DwGlQeZ
Check out @APHSA1 new podcast, Our Dream Deferred: Fulfilling the Nation’s Promise. It will host conversations w/ e… http://GdgtQcLuR9
Learn about our newest @NonprofitsSave vendor: @_DirectSupply. Join us on 12/2 from 2–3 PM ET to hear about the sel… http://Ai1WRvaWAM
The latest NHSA Exchange features #SocialJustice Training (@NPL_Alliance), a podcast on the #AmericanDream (@APHSA1… http://KFh6Durr2O
Thank you to Satonya (@PEAKgrantmaking ) and Susan (Resource Partners LLC) for a great session today! Your insights… http://4mDNmrNLiQ
STARTING IN 1 HOUR! Join us from 1-2:15 pm ET for a virtual discussion regarding the state of national… http://1QfClUBiaB
Member Highlight: In honor of #VeteransDay, we're highlighting Combined Arms. Their SIVs & Allies Community Group h… http://yov8qjs8vD
Join us 11/17 for a virtual discussion on the state of national philanthropy & what it means for the future of huma… http://Z3eNiee5Ue
LAST CHANCE: Hear about PurchasingPoint's newest vendor in the travel marketplace category. Join us tomorrow 11/9 f… http://nK9s3PnJjZ
NEW: The latest NHSA Exchange Vol. 6, Issue 10 is available w/ events on the State of Philanthropy, @NonprofitsSave… http://cJ8awu4tnn
@AECFNews - Gun shootings fell by as much as 73% in areas where public health-focused “Cure Violence” was implement… http://79UU8ycnoP
Read "Rethinking the Role of the Juvenile Justice System: Improving Youth’s School Attendance and Educational Outco… http://zd1IGgWcfW
Don't miss the @AspenAscend report "State of the Field: Two-Generation Approaches to Family Well-Being" designed fo… http://Zx4cmfExt7
@NPL_Alliance & @thoughtind are now offering the free online course: "What’s Fair? Exploring social justice in Amer… http://gbr2giVkBl
Congratulations to @AngelaFWilliams for being named CEO of @UnitedWay -- It's well deserved! We are excited about t… http://wUG10nnAId
@NonprofitsSave is excited to welcome it's newest vendor in the travel marketplace category, AdvantageTrust Travel,… http://5XzDNcZMST
NHSA member @thefatherfactor is looking for a talented individual to join the team as Marketing Manager http://tEveUbwRk4