National Human Services Assembly

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New Reports – Disability Supports and Benefits of Intergenerational Shared Sites

June 21, 2018

Below are two new reports from National Assembly member organizations, The Arc and Generations United. New Report on Disability Supports for Families and Individuals In 2017, The Arc launched the Family & Individual Needs for Disability Supports (FINDS) survey, to assess the state of caregivers of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD) in the […]

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Expert Help Tapping the Talents of People Over 50

June 1, 2018

The Gen2Gen Learning Hub from Encore.org is the new one-stop shop to help your organization engage adults 50+ to help young people thrive. The Learning Hub can help you: Assess how ready you are to navigate our more-old-than-young world Develop effective outreach messages, methods and materials Design compelling roles for older volunteers And much more! Check […]

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Helping Mitigate Risk: 7 Tips to Volunteer Screening Best Practices

May 17, 2018

Verified Volunteers is the only company to offer a background screening platform tailored to the specific needs of the nonprofit sector, which is the first online community to mobilize repeat, vetted volunteers. The platform’s self-service features, sharing capabilities, and management tools make a once-burdensome process easy while their extensive expertise in screening and compliance make […]

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Inspiring Adults 50+ to Mentor Youth

March 16, 2018

If you missed the Movies and Mentors webinar last week, co-hosted by NHSA and Encore.org, you can still watch or listen to the webinar recording online. We enjoyed sharing information about Gen2Gen’s mission to inspire people 50+ to help children and youth thrive, and we hope you are excited about the initiative and are motivated to join […]

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National Assembly Public Policy Guidelines & Procedures

February 28, 2018

The National Human Human Services Assembly seeks to effect systems change in our communities through advocacy and public policy. Additionally, as a sector catalyst and member developer, the National Assembly provides members with thought leadership, networking and convening, educational resources, and strategic collaboration to mobilize them around sector-wide issues and strengthen their ability to achieve […]

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