National Human Services Assembly
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Thomas Jefferson Monument at the Tidal Basin at sunset with cherry blossoms blooming

Meet Our New Executive Director

Victor Valentine joins NHSA with 20 years of nonprofit experience to lead expanded strategic direction and prioritize equity
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Doctor holding stethoscope

Important COVID-19 Resources

A collection of COVID-19 resources and events from members and partners that are relative to the human service sector

Visit PolicySource

A new public tool for federal human service advocates

Juvenile Justice Roadmap

Read our "Beyond Bars" report that should serve as a roadmap or handbook for juvenile justice
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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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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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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
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Graphic of people building a house

Reframing Initiative Network Newsletters

Read up on all the great content featured in our National Reframing Human Services Initiative newsletters

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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Latest Updates

Public Policy
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Initiatives
Juvenile Justice is...
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Reframing
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Other Events

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Big news! Please meet our new Executive Director Victor Valentine. Read the full story on Victor's appointment, exp… http://cv8qBLdtUm
We strongly believe that addressing the #juvenilejustice system is a key factor in achieving racial equity. It's im… http://FLE1yh1EmY
Don't miss tomorrow's webinar "Stronger Together: The Benefits of Intergenerational Programs for Everyone" hosted b… http://psqS1ash9I
In one week: "Stronger Together: The Benefits of Intergenerational Programs for Everyone" hosted by @ASAging &… http://fdSqT0Iv2r
@YAPInc NJ encourages policymakers to consider a "two-year pilot program to transform the state’s youth justice sys… http://7STxG7a5dL
Webinar "Stronger Together: The Benefits of Intergenerational Programs for Everyone" hosted by @ASAging &… http://rLyt7C1vLB
Human service sector's recommendations to @POTUS on achieving equity... & other great content from @NPL_Alliance… http://s9o4B6zIes
Read the last NHSA Exchange of the year featuring content from @YAPInc @AllianceNews @APHSA1 @DibbleInstitute… http://Pn2mNZcuxr
Thank you to everyone who joined us w/ @UnitedWay for the #VoteUnited Digital Rally today. Now let's get out there… http://roIru5meaD
Did you know? Young people have the lowest turnout - only 46.1% voted in 2016. Let's change that trend for the… http://OaZr5NvuDB
Today, we’re hosting a #VoteUnited Digital Rally w/ @UnitedWay to inspire every eligible voter to get out the vote!… http://vG94gvexTo
Did you know? Voter turnout in the 2016 general election was roughly 56%. Be ready to vote. Check out @UnitedWay V… http://tTLrucxtHs
What’s your voting plan? ✅ Where’s your polling place? ✅ When will you vote? ✅ How will you get there? Use your p… http://xOc82vnlDG
How do you make our community strong? By speaking up and voting in the #2020Elections! NHSA firmly believes votin… http://NV7GoiqqbO
On 10/27 at 2pm ET, @UnitedWay is hosting a #VoteUnited Digital Rally to encourage every eligible voter to get out… http://q1jPIAVzLf
Join us TOMORROW at 12PM ET for a special 3-part presentation series of "On the Road to Unlocked!" w/ 4 amazing lea… http://8N5D2BAA93
Join us this week on 10/22 at 12PM ET for a special 3-part presentation series of "On the Road to Unlocked!" w/ 4 a… http://j0d6zPujs0
There's still time to register for tonight's sing-along and storybook reading with Sesame Street friends! Don't mis… http://EjHw7Vh479
"Sustaining & Adapting Volunteer Engagement in our New Reality" webinar is available on-demand from @SterlingVols -… http://DZNZdNhgj6
"Staying Safe at Work & Home" webinar from @NonprofitsSave & Staples is now available on-demand. Listen/watch now: http://23hZ8uXG4w