Weekly Update June 15, 2018


Together Georgia and GATS hosted FFA orientation



Together Georgia and GATS hosted a Family First Prevention Services Act orientation on June 12. The meeting was open to association members and non-member providers. Moving forward, Together Georgia and GATS will participate in joint meetings to further orient to the upcoming changes and opportunities.  Please stay tuned to chapter meeting notices for July and August meetings. Together Georgia lobbyists provided  notes of the meeting, which are linked for your review.  


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


NEWS UPDATES

Daily Update June 14, 2018 Welfare Reform Legislation
Daily Update June 12, 2018 - Resources for foster parents
Daily Update June 11, 2018 - Practical Matters Reality Fair 7/20/18


TG EVENTS

►next week June 20 Board Meeting 10 AM at NYAP
►next week June 21 Family Preservation/Mental Health Provider Chapter 10 AM at Family Ties


Member Calendar - https://togetherga.net/index.php/events/list-by-month/month.calendar/2018/06/15/-

Other Events

July 8-11 Family Focused Treatment Association conference in Atlanta info


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





►new Conference Watch June 15, 2018 - GCCF Opening Keynote

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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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