National Human Services Assembly

Ready by 21 Learning Lab

Ready by 21 Learning Lab

Ready by 21 Learning Lab is a practical, hands-on two-day workshop and coaching session designed for backbone leaders, steering committee members, and other partners actively involved in community change efforts focused on children & youth. The workshop is designed for leaders who are thinking about how the critical tasks of community change management can be […]

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Collaboration resource

New Releases of Love Notes and Relationship Smarts PLUS Resources for Teens

For the past five years, programs across the U.S. have been teaching healthy relationship skills to thousands of young people through Relationship Smarts PLUS 3.0 and Love Notes 2.1. The Dibble Institute recently announced that both of these evidence-based programs have been updated with brand new information crucial to supporting teens and young adults in today’s […]

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National Collaboration for Youth

The National Collaboration for Youth (NCY), a 40-year old affinity group, is a coalition of the National Assembly member organizations that have a significant interest in youth development.

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public-policy news

Omnibus Spending Bill Supports Community Well-Being

Last week, Congress passed the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2018 to fund the government through the end of September. One notable aspect of the agreement is what was left out—the bill includes no language to repeal or weaken the Johnson Amendment. While the human service sector should be proud of this victory, Tim Delaney, CEO of the National […]

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Collaboration resource

New Funds for Work: Connecting Systems for Justice-Involved Youth

Two National Assembly members, the National Youth Employment Coalition and Youth Advocate Programs, recently published a new report, “New Funds for Work:  Connecting Systems for Justice-Involved Young People.” The report stems from a convening of juvenile justice and workforce administrators from around the country and includes their recommendations for how to cultivate cross-system collaboration to better serve justice-involved youth, […]

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