Weekly Update June 8, 2018



Family Focused Treatment Association Conference comes to Atlanta



 


NEWS UPDATES
Daily Update June 8, 2018 - Unaccompanied Alien Children
Daily Update June 7, 2018 -Young Child Risk Calculator
Member Update June 6, 2018 - Alison Evans interviewed by GPB in Macon
Daily Update June 5, 2018 - Kansas DCF to end current lead agency contracts
Member Update June 4, 2018 - Community Connection's foster parent receives Foster Caregiver Award
Provider Update June 6, 2018 - Youth Town Hall 6/27/18


TG EVENTS

►next week Family First Prevention Services Act orientation 6/12

Together Georgia and Georgia Alliance for Treatment Services (GATS) are hosting for private providers an important  Family First Prevention Services Act orientation. The meeting will be moderated by Gabby Sheely, a MAAC board member and expert regarding the Family First Act.  Gabby will guide a discussion on the impact of the legislation and how we can begin preparing our agencies.  We are excited to have someone who has directly worked with private providers in other states preparing for the FFA.  You will also learn more about Together Georgia's strategy planning for the coming months. 

Please join us on June 12, 2018, 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM at:

The Methodist Home, 
304 Pierce Avenue
Macon GA 31204

RSVP  REQUIRED - reserve space (free of charge) no later than June 8, 2018 via  https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/R53WGBD

(Space is limited. Please limit participation to the Executive Leadership of CCI, CPA, and Family Preservation Providers, preferably no more than two people per agency.) 


Member Calendar - https://togetherga.net/index.php/events/list-by-month/month.calendar/2018/06/01/-


Family First Prevention Service Act  - HR 1892 - FFPSA provisions on pages 107-206
Overviews/summaries


TG TRAINING

Mark your 2018 calendar for additional training topics:

8/21 - Telemental Health
9/18 - Working in a Multigenerational Workplace
11/1 Working with LGBTQ youth   
12/4 - Autism Spectrum


2018 GCCF CONFERENCE WATCH
Georgia Conference on Children and Families 
October 17-19, 2018 - Marriott Augusta


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SURVEYS 
2018 TG/Fanning training
Archived:  TG Salary Survey:  The 2016 survey is now closed.  Click here to view results (You will need to download the document and open it to view all of the columns.)


JOB NOTICES 

Please note Together Georgia has a Job Bank to which TG members may post notices on the website at www.togetherga.net.   The system is new and members will need to log in with username and password that was previously provided to member agency directors. (Username is the first initial and last name of agency director; password, if forgotten may be reset - reset will go to the agency director's inbox. )


TG CORPORATE SPONSOR/PARTNER BENEFITS

Together Georgia
 corporate sponsors/partners improve services and can save your agency thousands of dollars annually. click here to review.
 


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Our MISSION: Together Georgia is a preeminent voice in Georgia's child and family welfare policy-making.

Our VISION: Together Georgia will ensure that member organizations are equipped to serve those that their missions are tied to through distributing emerging data as well as by collaborating with key government figures and pertinent decision makers

 
 



 














 

                 

    

 

 

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