Member Newsletters                                                                                                                      

Date Year Update Topic
Jan 2 2014 WEEKLY UPDATE Weekly Update January 2, 2015
Dec 31 2014 Daily Update Child Welfare Finance Reform workgroup
Dec 30 2014 Daily Update Rick Jackson reflects on Christmas in foster care
Dec 29 2014 Daily Update Together Georgia Annual Report 2014
Dec 23 2014 Daily Update RBWO Training Survey
Dec 22 2014 Daily Update DFCS/Provider Leadership meeting documents
Dec 22 2014 Daily Update State failed to monitor families for abuse
Dec 19 2014 WEEKLY UPDATE Weekly Update December 19, 2014
Dec 19 2014 Daily Update Ginger Pryor to assume position of DFCS Deputy Director
Dec 19 2014 Daily Update RFP DPH Sexual Violence Prevention
Dec 18 2014 Daily Update Final Report of the Senate Study Committee on Medicaid Care Management Organizations Credentialing
Dec 17 2014 Daily Update CWLA Children's Monotor, 12/15
Dec 16 2014 Daily Update White House - FACT SHEET: Improving Outcomes for Our Nation’s Foster Youth
Dec 15 2014 Daily Update Safe Harbor Legislation
Dec 15 2014 Daily Update CWLA, The Networker, 12/10
Dec 12 2014 WEEKLY UPDATE Weekly Update December 12, 2014
Dec 11 2014 Daily Update

New round of training for TG members

Dec 11 2014 Daily Update

DFCS/DJJ Provider Webinar Summit

Dec 11 2014 Daily Update

Final Report of the Senate Child Protection Study Committee 

Dec 10 2014 Daily Update

Media Coverage of Residential Treatment Centers - follow-up to Chicago Tribune Coverage

Dec 10 2014 Daily Update

Children's Monitor 12/8

Dec 9 2014 Daily Update

Georgia Families 360 Provider Town Hall, 12/16

Dec 8 2014 Daily Update

IDA Financial Education Train the Trainer

Dec 8 2014 Daily Update  RFP DJJ Wrap Around Service
Dec 8 2014 Daily Update Children's Monitor 11/17
Dec 5 2014 WEEKLY UPDATE Weekly Update December 5, 2014
Dec 5 2014 Daily Update RFP CC Juvenile Court Diversion Program - AC
Dec 5 2014 Daily Update G2 notes and Power Point 12/4
Dec 5 2014 Daily Update Pre-Legislative Session Forum
Dec 4 2014 Daily Update College Connections for Student Success Conference
Dec 3 2014 Daily Update Deadline to submit questions for Georgia Families 360 webinar is 12/9
Dec 3 2014 Daily Update  LOCUS/CALOCUS Training
Dec 2 2014 Daily Update  Deadline to apply for Executive Leadership Program for Nonprofit Organizations is 12/5 
Dec 2 2014 Daily Update  DFCS records show child safety challenges
Dec 2 2014 Daily Update G2 Meeting 12/04
Nov 26 2014 Daily Update

Thanksgiving

Nov 25 2014 Daily Update

Children's Monitor 11/10

Nov 14 2014 WEEKLY UPDATE

Weekly Update November 14, 2014

Nov 14 2014 Daily Update

Child Welfare Reform Council Recommendations

Nov 13 2014 Daily Update

InwardBound Center for Nonprofit Leadership offers TG discount

Nov 12 2014 Daily Update

Together Georgia Welcomes Community Connections, Inc.

Nov 10 2014 Daily Update

Join Collaborative Discussion

Nov 8 2014 Daily Update

Department of Juvenile Justice RFP for CCI and CPA RBWO Services

Nov 7 2014 Daily Update

G2 Meeting notes 11/6/2014

Nov 7 2014 WEEKLY UPDATE

Weekly Update - November 7, 2014

Nov 6 2014 Daily Update

Preparing for the upcoming legislative session and conversations regarding privatization

Nov 5 2014 Daily Update

G2 Meeting scheduled 11/6/2014

Nov 4 2014 Daily Update

Election Day

Oct 31 2014 WEEKLY UPDATE

Weekly Update - October 31, 2014

Oct 31 2014 Daily Update

NY Managed care Report

Oct 30 2014 Daily Update

P360 On AGP Provider Web Portal

Oct 30 2014 Daily Update

Barton Child Law and Policy Center, Kirsten Sandberg visit, Legal Academies, ESCAP 2015

Oct 29 2014 Daily Update

Practice Matters meeting 10/30/2014 in Macon

Oct 29 2014 Daily Update

Report on Federal Expenditures on Children Through 2013

Oct 28 2014 Daily Update

NOSAC Fall Meeting Notes

Oct 27 2014 TG notice TG Family Foster Care Chapter - request foster parent nomination for GCCF Awards
Oct 27 2014 Daily Update

Homeless LGBT youths find haven

Oct 24 2014 WEEKLY UPDATE

Weekly Update October 24, 2014

Oct 24 2014 Daily Update

Medicaid Home and Community Based Services (HCBS)

Oct 24 2014 Member Update

TFS Hiring Regional Director

Oct 23 2014 Daily Update

Gubernatorial candidates participate in the October 22 Faith Forum

Oct 22 2014 Daily Update

 WSB to live-stream children's home CEO discussion with gubernatorial candidates

Oct 22 2014 Daily Update

Together Georgia members savings on COA accreditation

Oct 21 2014 Daily Update

The need for more foster homes in North Georgia remains a serious concern

Oct 20 2014 Member Update

Twin Cedars Youth and Family Services, Inc.  Prevent Event 2014 10/29

Oct 17 2014 WEEKLY UPDATE

Weekly Update 10/17/2014

Oct 17 2014 Daily Update

Provider meeting 10/17

Oct 17 2014 Member Update

Methodist Children's Ministry (Macon) winning Leadership Award

Oct 16 2014 Daily Update

Oct 28 class, NACC blog, Call Center Announcement, Privatization memo

Oct 15 2014 Member Updates

Member Updates October 15, 2014

Oct 14 2014 Daily Update

Prevention and Considerations for Children with Special Healthcare Needs

Oct 13 2014 Daily Update

TG Board Announces New Board Member

Oct 10 2014 WEEKLY UPDATE

Weekly Update 10/10/2014

Oct 10 2014 Daily Update

 TG Recommendations to the Senate Medicaid Care Management Organizations (CMO) Credentialing Study Committee

Oct 08 2014 Daily Update

Child Welfare Reform Council presentation 10/7/2014

Oct 07 2014 Daily Update

HR 1723 Study Committee Final Report and Recommendations

Oct 06 2014 Daily Update

TG Upcoming Training Opportunities

Oct 03 2014 WEEKLY UPDATE

Weekly Update 10/3/2014

Oct 03 2014 Daily Update

G2 focus on Strategies for Addressing Influx of Cases

Oct 02 2014 Daily Update

We're off and running!

Oct 02 2014 Daily Update

HR 4980 "Preventing Sex Trafficking and Strengthening Families Act" Becomes Law

Oct 02 2014 Daily Update

Statewide Prayer Breakfast and Week of Prayer

Oct 01 2014 Daily Update

G2 Meeting October 2

Oct 01 2014 Daily Update

DFCS Director's Announcement, Cancellation of Solicitation to Privatize Foster Care

Sept 30 2014 Daily Update

HR 1723 Fourth and Final Hearing Notes

Sept 29 2014 Daily Update

Workforce Development in a Trauma-Informed Environment

Sept 26 2014 WEEKLY UPDATE

Weekly Update  9/26/2014

Sept 26 2014 Daily Update

Child Welfare Finance Reform + Alliance Observations on the passage of HR 4980

Sept 26 2014 Daily Update

RESAVE the Date April 7 & 8, 2015 Executive Retreat

Sept 26 2014 Daily Update

Voices & GA-CAN Upcoming Events

Sept 25 2014 Daily Update

Georgia Gives Day & Nonprofit News

Sept 25 2014 Member Update

The Childkind Challenge

Sept 24 2014 Training Update

Trauma/Secondary Trauma 10/2/2014

Sept 24 2014 Daily Update

HR 4980 Prevent Sex Trafficking and Strengthening Families Act passes US Senate

Sept 24 2014 Daily Update

Practice Matters meeting 10/30/2014 in Macon

Sept 23 2014 Member Update

UMCH Seeking Director ILP/TLP

Sept 23 2014 Daily Update

Senate Child Protection Study Committee Meeting notes

Sept 22 2014 Daily Update

SAMHSA Grant to DOE

Sept 18 2014 Daily Update

TG Leadership Meeting notes 9/16/2014

Sept 17 2014 Daily Update

DHS Board Meeting presentations and notes

Sept 17 2014 Executive Watch

(On Behalf of Ron Scroggy) Response Requested from MWO Providers

Sept 17 2014 Daily Update

Senate Child Protection Study Committee Meeting 9/22/2014

Sept 16 2014 Daily Update

Department of Human Services Board Meeting 9/17/2014

Sept 15 2014 Daily Update

Knowing the Numbers: Accessing and Using Child Welfare Data

Sept 12 2014 WEEKLY UPDATE

Weekly Update 9/12/2014

Sept 12 2014 Daily Update

Preview your Agency Profile prior to debut of website

Sept 12 2014 Daily Update

TG member opportunity: OPEN MINDS executive web briefing, Behavioral Health Collision At The EHR Intersection 9/30/2014

Sept 11 2014 Daily Update

Child Welfare Legal Academy, Dissecting a Child Welfare Case 10/28/2014 

Sept 11 2014 Daily Update

Senate Medicaid Care Management Organizations (CMO) Credentialing Study Committee meeting 9/15/2014

Sept 10 2014 Daily Update

Updated - Specialized Training offered to Together Georgia Members

Sept 10 2014 Daily Update

Effectiveness of Parenting Programs via Podcasts

Sept 10 2014 Daily Update

Update on Federal Policy from CWLA

Sept 9 2014 Daily Update

Next Meeting of the Child Welfare Reform Council 9/10/2014

Sept 9 2014 Daily Update

Save the Children report: Georgia not ready for emergencies

Sept 9 2014 Daily Update

National Recovery Month

Sept 8 2014 Daily Update

Jeff Luce to assume role of Centapico Clinical Director, Southern Region

Sept 8 2014 Daily Update

HR 1723 Third Hearing - 9/8/2014

Sept 8 2014 Daily Update

50 years at DFCS: ‘It keeps coming.'

Sept 5 2014 WEEKLY UPDATE

Weekly Update 9/5/2014 + Message from Board President

Sept 5 2014 Daily Update

Secret Santa RFP

Sept 5 2014 Executive Watch

OPEN MINDS Technology & Informatics Institute Nov 5 & 6, Washington DC

Sept 5 2014 Daily Update

Livestream Exploring a Year of Openness in Child Welfare: Open Adoptions in Georgia Sept. 5 at 1:15pm

Sept 4 2014 Daily Update

Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities Selects ASO Vendor.

Sept 4 2014 Daily Update

The historic and uneven decline in teen births 

Sept 3 2014 Daily Update

G2 Meeting September 4

Sept 3 2014 Daily Update

Specialized Training offered to Together Georgia Members

Sept 3 2014 Daily Update

Free digital textbooks available through the Georgia Department of Education 

Sept 2 2014 Daily Update

DHS Luncheon hosted at Chick-fil-A heaquarters  

Sept 2 2014 Daily Update

Meeting of the Licensing and Inspection of Child Welfare Providers Study Committee scheduled Sept 8 

Aug 29 2014 WEEKLY UPDATE

Weekly Update 8/29/2014 

Aug 29 2014 Member Update

TFS International Day of Service

Aug 29 2014 Daily Update

Dual Status Youth Resources

Aug 29 2014 Daily Update

New brief: State-Level Policy Advocacy for Children Affected by Parental Substance Use

Aug 28 2014 Daily Update

DHS, DFCS Propose Changes to How State Licenses Child Welfare Providers

Aug 28 2014 Daily Update

CMS orders Medicaid coverage for kids' autism

Aug 27 2014 Daily Update

DHS Board Special Called Meeting, August 27

Aug 27 2014 Daily Update

Medicaid Care Management Organizations Credentialing Study Committee Presentations

Aug 27 2014 Daily Update

Open adoption class, Amerigroup Care Coordinators by county, Zero to Three Fellowships, New Publication on Legal Representation by GA CASA, Embark

Aug 27 2014 Daily Update

HR 1723 Study Committee Meeting Aug 25

Aug 26 2014 Daily Update

Medicaid Care Management Organizations Credentialing Study Committee Aug 27

Aug 26 2014 Daily Update

Together Georgia Launches Initiative with J.W. Fanning Institute for Leadership at the University of Georgia 

Aug 26 2014 Daily Update

TG Senior Leadership Meeting September 16 1:00pm Hurt Plaza, Ste 1045

Aug 25 2014 Daily Update

*note time change - Daily Update August 25, 2014 -  Together Georgia Announces New Macon Collaborative Meeting August 29 at 10:00AM

Aug 21 2014 Daily Update

GA-CAN Virtual Services for Children August 26

Aug 21 2014 Daily Update

SR 973 Senate Child Protection Study Committee meeting August 19, 2014

Aug 20 2014 Daily Update

DHS Special Called Board meeting August 27, 2014

Aug 20 2014 Daily Update

Support tool reduces placement disruptions and decreases time to permanency

Aug 19 2014 Daily Update

DBHDD Adolescent Substance Abuse Recovery Support CLUBHOUSE PROGRAMS

Aug 18 2014 Daily Update

SR 1175 Medicaid Care Management Organizations Credentialing Study Committee first meeting August 27

Aug 18 2014 Daily Update

Together Georgia Announces New Macon Collaborative Meeting

Aug 18 2014 Daily Update

SR 973 Senate Children Protection Study Committee to meet August 19

Aug 15 2014 WEEKLY UPDATE

Weekly Update 8/15/2014

Aug 15 2014 Daily Update

Figures on child deaths show stubborn problem

Aug 14 2014 Daily Update

Web-based counseling to improve accessibility

Aug 13 2014 Daily Update Transitioning of Children in Foster Care
Aug 12 2014 Daily Update DBHDD RFP for Statewide Crisis Respite Services (CRS)
Aug 12 2014 Daily Update HR 1723 Study Committee, first meeting August 11
Aug 11 2014 Daily Update  2013 Child Fatality Analysis
Aug 11 2014 Daily Update Call for Nominations FFTA Board of Directors
Aug 8 2014 Daily Update Child Welfare Reform Council Meeting notes
Aug 8 2014 Daily Update G2 Meeting notes
Aug 8 2014 Daily Update Recognizing When a Child’s Injury or Illness is Caused by Abuse 
Aug 7 2014 Daily Update Clothing Allowance Increase
Aug 7 2014 Daily Update Information provided to HR 1723 Study Committee in preparation of August 11 meeting
Aug 7 2014 Daily Update Medicaid Care Management Organization Credentialing Study Committee
Aug 6 2014 Daily Update Hearing to focus on faith community involvement for children and families
Aug 6 2014 Daily Update Guidelines to care for children when parents are arrested or detained
Aug 5 2014 Legislative Watch

Legislative Watch August 6, 2014 

Aug 5 2014 Member Update Methodist Children’s Home is offering an Ethics CEU Workshop on August 26
Aug 5 2014 Daily Update G2 Meeting Aug 7
Aug 5 2014 Daily Update Congress Fails To Act On Unaccompanied Minors
Aug 4 2014 Daily Update Council on Child Welfare Reform, Meeting 3, August 5
Aug 4 2014 Daily Update Investigative report on youth aging out of foster care
Aug 1 2014 WEEKLY UPDATE Addendum- Weekly Update 8/1/2014
Aug 1 2014 Weekly Update Weekly Update August 1, 2014
July 31 2014 Daily Update Governor meets with Latino community leaders to discuss state’s role in unaccompanied minor crisis
July 31 2014 Daily Update DFCS Head: Low Caseworker Salaries Contributing To High Turnover
July 30 2014 Member Update Mavis Williamson accepts position of Necco State Executive Director
July 30 2014 Daily Update Addendum July 30, 2014 - Daily Update -  First meeting of SR 973 Senate Child Protection Study Committee
July 29 2014 Daily Update First meeting of SR 973 Senate Child Protection Study Committee
July 29 2014 Daily Update TG Initiatives with Amerigroup and WellCare
July 29 2014 Daily Update More cases reported to CPS; number of cases with overdue investigations is dwindling
July 29 2014 Daily Update Unaccompanied minor debate ignores international trafficking issues 
July 28 2014 Grant Watch Application Deadline July 31 for YouthACT
July 28 2014 Daily Update RFP, Georgia College Access Challenge Grant
July 28 2014 Daily Update GA-CAN Aug 8,  Deconstructing Child Deaths in Georgia: A Discussion of the 2013 DFCS Child Fatality Report
July 28 2014 Daily Update Unaccompanied children placed with Georgia sponsors
July 28 2014 Daily Update Senate panel is urged to protect children being given away over the Internet by unhappy adoptive parents
July 24 2014 Daily Update Save the Date - Together Georgia Board meeting and Senior Leadership meeting
July 24 2014 Daily Update Research on Differential Response
July 23 2014 Daily Update CORE redesign Power Point Presentation
July 23 2014 Daily Update Georgia rises in kids’ care
July 23 2014 Daily Update Evidence-Based Elements of In-Home Services webinar; Complex Trauma factsheet; Mental Wellness of Young People issue
July 22 2014 Daily Update Amerigroup Wins CMS Innovation Award to Develop New Care Program for Foster Children
July 22 2014 Daily Update Ga. health agency loses 'family planning' grant
July 22 2014 Daily Update Crisis of Unaccompanied Children
July 21 2014 Daily Update Addendum to Daily Update July 21, 2014 - HR 1723
July 21 2014 Daily Update HR 1723 Licensing and Inspection of Child Welfare Providers Study Committee
July 21 2014 Daily Update SR 973 Senate Child Protection Study Committee
July 21 2014 Daily Update The Co-Occurrence of Domestic Violence and Child Maltreatment
July 18 2014 Daily Update Deconstructing Child Deaths in Georgia: A Discussion of the 2013 DFCS Child Fatality Report
July 18 2014 Daily Update What will it take for human-service organizations to achieve greater impact?
July 18 2014 Daily Update Privatization of Placement Referrals RFP Question and Answers updated
July 17 2014 Daily Update Message from Corporate Partner, Care Purchasing Services
July 17 2014 Daily Update Investigations, cases grow by almost 2,000. Child protection workers to probe accusations of abuse.
July 17 2014 Daily Update National Trends in Health and Child Welfare
July 16 2014 Daily Update Governor approves hire of 100 new child protective service workers
July 16 2014 Daily Update Agencies told to be frugal
July 16 2014 Daily Update Beyond Quick Fixes: What Will it Really Take to Improve Child Welfare in America?
July 15 2014 Daily Update SHINES notices
July 14 2014 Daily Update Addendum Notice, Privatization of Placement Referrals, Tax Compliance Form
July 14 2014 Daily Update DJJ RFP, 3x Maximum Plus Services
July 11 2014 Daily Update Privatization of Placement Referrals RFP Notice
July 11 2014 Daily Update Response by COB today needed, Child Welfare Reform survey
July 11 2014 Daily Update Judge Peggy Walker to serve as ncjfcj President-Elect
July 10 2014 Daily Update Troubled youths get a 2nd chance
July 7 2014 Daily Update Upcoming Call on Unaccompanied Minors with ORR and CWLA Members 
July 7 2014 Daily Update Deal pressing religious groups to mentor ex-cons who struggle
July 3 2014 Grant Watch Demonstration projects for services for victims of human trafficking
July 3 2014 Daily Update Privatization of Placement Referrals RFP Notice
July 2 2014 Daily Update DFCS chief: Georgia’s most disposable leader
July 1 2014 Daily Update DCH Issues New Unpaid Funds Policy Effective July 1
July 1 2014 Daily Update FY 2015 RBWO Documents
July 1 2014 Daily Update Exploring a Year of Openness:  The Stigma of Foster Care
June 30 2014 Daily Update Practice Matters Meeting, June 25
June 30 2014 Daily Update Addendum to WellCare Provider Summits
June 27 2014 Daily Update Key points from Together Georgia – Amerigroup working group meeting
June 27 2014 Daily Update The Ins and Outs of Adolescent Brain Development, Thursday, July 17 
June 26 2014 Daily Update Privatization of Placement Referrals Bidder's Conference Monday, June 30
June 26 2014 Daily Update WellCare Provider Summits
June 26 2014 Daily Update SOC Conference Presentations
June 26 2014 Daily Update Juvenile Court Incentive Contracts 
June 25 2014 Daily Update State tackles DFCS backlog
June 24 2014 Daily Update Together Georgia Faith-Based Affinity Group Meeting
June 23 2014 Daily Update DHS Privatization of Placement Referrals RFP
June 23 2014 Daily Update With recent deaths, new director already faces hard questions
June 23 2014 Daily Update SAVE the Date, April 6&7, 2015
June 20 2014 Daily Update Cagle sets stability as goal at DFCS
June 20 2014 Daily Update New Research on Family Reunification
June 20 2014 Daily Update Meeting of Clinical Directors
June 19 2014 Daily Update ACTION ALERT: Call Congress to Pass the Family Connections Grants Now
June 19 2014 Daily Update Senate Child Protection Study Committee Appointments
June 19 2014 Daily Update  "DFCS: ‘issues’ in child’s death"
June 18 2014 Daily Update COA's updated Residential Treatment Services and Group Living Services standards
June 18 2014 Daily Update Child death
June 17 2014 Daily Update Estate of disabled teen sues DFACS for $1 million
June 17 2014 Daily Update Deal: Healing Communities will reduce recidivism, make Georgia safer
June 13 2014 Daily Update Child safety now in focus
June 12 2014 Daily Update A new leader for Georgia’s troubled child safety division | Political Insider blog
June 12 2014 Daily Update Council on Child Welfare Reform, 2nd meeting
June 12 2014 Daily Update DECAL commissioner to head Division of Family and Children Services
June 12 2014 Daily Update Provider Alert from AGP
June 12 2014 Daily Update Deal plans to restructure child protection agency
June 12 2014 Daily Update Message from Corporate Partner, InwardBound Center
June 11 2014 Daily Update Complimentary Registration for the 2014 Conference on Volunteering and Service convened by Points of Light  
June 10 2014 Daily Update Paid Opportunity for Foster Care Alumni
June 9 2014 Daily Update Child Welfare Reform Council Meeting June 12
June 9 2014 Daily Update FFTA Call for Foster Parent Nominations (deadline June 12)
June 9 2014 Daily Update Child Welfare Privatization Stakeholder Survey - Results
June 9 2014 Daily Update Deciding who reports abuse
June 6 2014 Daily Update Training Opportunity with Dr. Steve Perry
June 6 2014 Daily Update G2 Meeting Documents
June 5 2014 Daily Update U.S. sees surge of kids at border
June 4 2014 Daily Update Practice Matters meeting June 25
June 4 2014 Daily Update G2 Meeting June 5
June 4 2014 Daily Update US moves to phase out group care for foster kids
June 3 2014 Daily Update IDT and CDC to analyze ADHA data
June 3 2014 Daily Update Child Welfare Legal Academy, Trauma Summit, More
June 2 2014 Daily Update Free Training Opportunity - Toxic Stress and Brain Development
May 31 2014 Daily Update Faith groups and foster care
May 30 2014 Grant Watch Youth Development, Juvenile Justice and Child/Youth Health and Welfare Grants
May 30 2014 Daily Update DJJ Bid Notice, Youth Tracking Services
May 29 2014 Daily Update Introductory Offer - Together Georgia welcomes new Corporate Partner, InwardBound Center
May 29 2014 Daily Update DFCS caseloads soar as reinforcements are on the way
May 29 2014 Daily Update Psychotropic Medications Administered by Managed-Care Organizations
May 28 2014 Daily Update Seven Steps of Family Engagement
May 27 2014 Daily Update Help celebrate 5 years of health advocacy
May 27 2014 Daily Update DBHDD Developmental Disability Advisory Committee meeting presentation
May 27 2014 Daily Update Memorial Service for Valerie Tuttle
May 27 2014 Daily Update COA Training
May 27 2014 Grant Watch DJJ WRAP Around Services 
May 21 2014 Daily Update DHS Board Meeting Privatization Presentation
May 21 2014 Daily Update Responding to the RFI for Privatization, DOAS Webinar
May 21 2014 Daily Update Third Child and Family Services Review (CFSR)
May 20 2014 Daily Update Support network for students who have experienced foster care and/or homelessness
May 20 2014 Daily Update Important issues covered at the Georgia Mental Health Forum
May 19 2014 Daily Update DHS Board Meeting May 21
May 19 2014 Daily Update Privatization Meetings May 16 and May 21
May 16 2014 Daily Update DBHDD Region 1 Community Based Recovery Event - Recovery Oriented Systems of Care - June 9th - Demorest, GA
May 16 2014 Daily Update Privatization Pilot Program - Supplier Training Webinar
May 16 2014 Daily Update OJJDP Abruptly Terminates National Center for Youth In Custody; More Projects Could Be Stopped
May 16 2014 Daily Update Re-framing children's mental wellness
May 15 2014 Daily Update Voices for Georgia’s Children and GA-CAN Meeting
May 15 2014 Daily Update Georgia Families 360 Transition Period Ends June 3, 2014, Pre-authorization Requirements Reinstituted
May 15 2014 Daily Update Changes to CFSR Data Elements
May 15 2014 Daily Update Child abuse, neglect cases are reopened
May 15 2014 Daily Update Location of Privatization Meeting on May 16
May 14 2014 Daily Update Medicaid Fair May 22
May 2014 Daily Update Tips for Summer Safety at the pool
May 14 2014 Daily Update Family Fusion program renewed for second year
May 14 2014 Daily Update DJJ Bid of Maximum Plus Services - Bid due May 29, 2014 at 2:00 p.m.
May 14 2014 Daily Update Resource and Research website hub
May 13 2014 Daily Update Practice Matters meeting updated schedule
May 12 2014 Daily Update Stephanie Blank, Chair of the Child Welfare Reform Council to participate in May 15 event
May 12 2014 Daily Update Free Permanent Families Webinar Series
May 12 2014 Daily Update Together Georgia Webinar, "Lead Agency Models," May 15, 2:00 PM
May 12 2014 Daily Update Welcome New Corporate Partners, OPEN MINDS
May 9 2014 Daily Update Georgia's Children Need Your Feedback
May 9 2014 Daily Update Together Georgia Webinar, "Lead Agency Models," May 15
May 9 2014 Daily Update Privatization Meeting and RFI for Lead Agencies
May 9 2014 Daily Update DHS RFI, Foster Care Privatization of Placement S
May 7 2014 Daily Update System of Care (SOC) Academy VII (June 24-26)
May 6 2014 Daily Update Children's Mental Health Awareness Week
May 6 2014 Executive Watch Pilot Meeting of Clinical Directors
May 5 2014 Daily Update Privatization Meeting and RFI for Lead Agencies
May 5 2014 Daily Update  FFTA Conference on Treatment Foster Care
May 5 2014 Daily Update Changes to CPS Screening Request Process in GA+SCORE 
May 5 2014 Daily Update EB Training Flyers
May 2 2014 Daily Update G2 Meeting on May 1
May 2 2014 Daily Update Kinship Summit
May 2 2014 Daily Update Governor's Child Welfare Reform Council's first meeting
May 2 2014 Daily Update Voices for Georgia's Children Legislative Update
Apr 30 2014 Daily Update CCI or CPA RBWO (Base/Additional/Max) Services Offeror's Conference
Apr 29 2014 Daily Update Urgent Need for Providers to Serve Unaccompanied Alien Children (UAC) – Grants Available
Apr 29 2014 Daily Update Departmental Board and Council Meetings, May 2014
Apr 29 2014 Daily Update HB 898 and SB 364 signed by Governor Deal
Apr 29 2014 Daily Update Responses to Training Needs Assessment
Apr 29 2014 Daily Update G2 Meeting May 1 at DeKalb County DFCS
Apr 29 2014 Daily Update Children's Mental Health Awareness Event
Apr 25 2014 Daily Update Is Foster Care Really the Supply Chain for Domestic Sex Trafficking?
Apr 25 2014 Daily Update Factsheets from the NCTSN Childhood Traumatic Grief Committee
Apr 25 2014 Daily Update Federal Register Notice on CFSR Data Indicators and National Standards Published
Apr 24 2014 Grant Watch FY 15 Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention First Time Funding Grant Program RFP
Apr 24 2014 Daily Update nsoro Pre-Collegiate Program - College Bound 2014
Apr 24 2014 Daily Update Why do we do the work?
Apr 24 2014 Daily Update A request from the CYCCB Board President
Apr 24 2014 Daily Update DFCS Strategic Plan
Apr 24 2014 Daily Update Victory for FFTA and TFC-A federal definition of TFC
Apr 23 2014 Daily Update Highlights of Annual Executive Retreat
Apr 23 2014 Grant Watch Who is getting OJJDP grants and why
Apr 23 2014 Daily Update Senate Child Protection Study Committee
Apr 23 2014 Daily Update Notification of Release of the FY 15 Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention First Time Funding Grant Program RFP
Apr 23 2014 Daily Update Chair of Child Welfare Reform Council to participate in GA-CAN Policy Series, May 15
Apr 17 2014 Daily Update Trauma Summit April 25
Apr 17 2014 Daily Update Exploring a Year of Openness in Child Welfare: Open Courts
Apr 17 2014 Daily Update Florida Senate moves forward with massive rewrite of child welfare laws
Apr 17 2014 Daily Update  Schools let down kids in lockup
Apr 16 2014 Daily Update  Amerigroup Contact and Procedural information
Apr 16 2014 Daily Update  Save the Date- System of Care Academy VII (June 24-26)
Apr 15 2014 Daily Update  DFCS.Provider Association Meeting
Apr 15 2014 Daily Update Child Welfare Reform Council meeting schedule
Apr 15 2014 Daily Update  Child Welfare Council Reacts to Deal's Privatization Plans
Apr 14 2014 Daily Update Next G2 Meeting April 16
Apr 14 2014 Daily Update COA Field Comment: Residential Treatment Services (RTX) and Group Living Services (GLS)
Apr 14 2014 Daily Update DFCS Stakeholder Survey
Apr 14 2014 Daily Update GA not in juvenile crime safety loop 
Apr 11 2014 Daily Update DCH Board meeting April 10  
Apr 11 2014 Daily Update Governor Deal's comment on child welfare reform
Apr 09 2014 Daily Update Training: Matrix Model and Multi-Modality Treatment Models April 18
Apr 08 2014 Daily Update Building Bridges Initiative Seeks Residential Care Providers
Apr 08 2014 Daily Update Georgia Families 360 Task Force Meeting April 7
Apr 08 2014 Daily Update Child Fatality Review Panel
Apr 08 2014 Daily Update Free Foster Parenting education training  April 10
Apr 08 2014 Daily Update +When Child Welfare Works: A Working Paper
Apr 08 2014 Daily Update Georgia Families 360 Task Force Meeting April 7
Apr 07 2014 Daily Update Mental Health Parity
Apr 07 2014 Daily Update When Child Welfare Works: A Working Paper
Apr 06 2014 Daily Update G2 April 3 Meeting documents
Apr 06 2014 Daily Update  DJJ - Max Plus Services RFP
Apr 06 2014 Daily Update Evidence-Based Clearinghouse tool
Apr 03 2014 Daily Update Child welfare panel notable for omissions
Apr 02 2014 Daily Update Deal names Child Welfare Reform Council members
Apr 01 2014 Daily Update National Child Abuse Prevention Month
Apr 01 2014 Executive Watch Mental Health America of Georgia events
Apr 01 2014 Daily Update RFP Organizational Change Management
Apr 01 2014 Daily Update Exploring a Year of Openness in Child Welfare: Open Courts
Apr 01 2014 Member Update Guest on internet radio station TODAY
Mar 31 2014 Daily Update CollegeBound 2014
Mar 31 2014 Daily Update Opportunity for partnership
Mar 31 2014 Daily Update Rep. Christian Coomer,sponsored HB 923, the Journey Ann Cowart Act, designed to better protect children from abuse and neglect and to improve the state’s response to such cases.
Mar 28 2014 Daily Update Department of Juvenile Justice Board Meeting
Mar 27 2014 Daily Update Two remaining opportunities for GA Families 360 Webinar
Mar 27 2014 Daily Update Georgia Council on Substance Abuse Conference
Mar 27 2014 Daily Update G2 Meeting April 3
Mar 26 2014 Daily Update A Brief Reflection on Our Work During the 2014 Legislative Session
Mar 26 2014 Daily Update Florida's Broken Child Welfare System
Mar 26 2014 Daily Update Deal could revive failed legislation
Mar 26 2014 Daily Update Mothers most often at fault, despite state’s latest abuse cases
Mar 25 2014 Daily Update GA Families 360 Webinar
Mar 25 2014 Daily Update Capitol Update, Bills of Interest, Trauma Summit, Child Welfare Legal Academy
Mar 25 2014 Daily Update Child Welfare Financing
Mar 24 2014 Daily Update TIME SENSITIVE - Deadline for Executive Retreat room reservation
Mar 21 2014 Daily Update Amerigroup PRTF FAQ
Mar 21 2014 Grant Watch Notice of Intent to Award, Transitional Living Services
Mar 21 2014 Legislative Watch HR 1723 and HB 804
Mar 21 2014 Daily Update Amerigroup Care Coordination Team Contact Information
Mar 21 2014 Daily Update Joint Planning Teams
Mar 21 2014 Daily Update Legislative Session Update
Mar 21 2014 Daily Update 100+ hours of training for staff - starting at just $15 per person!
Mar 21 2014 Legislative Watch Legislative Update (Sine die 2014)
Mar 21 2014 Daily Update Daily Update, March 21, 2014 - Push to privatize state foster care, adoptions fails
Mar 20 2014 Daily Update Foster care bill gets it right, in the nick of time
Mar 19 2014 Executive Watch The State of Child Welfare Reform, 2014 Executive Retreat, April 21 & 22
Mar 16 2014 Daily Update Don't put Ga. kids in danger
Mar 15 2014 Daily Update Child welfare pits Unterman vs. Deal
Mar 15 2014 Daily Update Genetic Paternity Testing and Child Support Programs
Mar 14 2014 Daily Update Action needed on Home Visiting 
Mar 14 2014 Daily Update Court Improvement Initiative workshop February 20, 2014 data reports
Mar 14 2014 Daily Update Privatization on hold; Child welfare will face system review
Mar 13 2014 Daily Update Together Georgia Thanks Governor Deal
Mar 13 2014 Daily Update Thank Governor Deal for Leadership on Child Welfare Reform Council
Mar 13 2014 Daily Update Deal: Council will work to reform child welfare system
Mar 13 2014 Legislative Watch Legislative Update (week 9)
Mar 13 2014 Daily Update Strategies for Improving Child Welfare Services
Mar 12 2014 Daily Update Family & Policy Bulletin, March 7, 2014
Mar 12 2014 Legislative Watch SB 65 Passed House by substitute, March 7, 2014
Mar 12 2014 Legislative Watch SB 350 on House Calendar
Mar 12 2014 Daily Update SB 350 - House committee modifies plan into two-year pilot
Mar 11 2014 Daily Update SB 350 Substitute - LC 33 5632S received a Do Pass in the House Judiciary Committee Meeting this afternoon
Mar 11 2014 Daily Update Substitute bill for SB 350
Mar 10 2014 Daily Update SB 350 -  House Judiciary Committee Meeting March 11 at 2PM, room 132 CAP
Mar 10 2014 Daily Update Foster care expansion aims to boost support
Mar 07 2014 Daily Update House Judiciary Committee Stakeholder Meeting held March 5
Mar 06 2014 Legislative Watch Title IV-E Waiver Application
Mar 05 2014 Daily Update G2 Meeting March 6 Presentation
Mar 05 2014 Legislative Watch Legislative Update (week8)
Mar 03 2014 Daily Update G2 Meeting March 6
Mar 03 2014 Legislative Watch Senate Appropriations Committee Meeting March 4 at 8am
Mar 03 2014 Daily Update Michigan's Private-Public Partnership report
Mar 03 2014 Daily Update Updated Amerigroup FAQs
Feb 28 2014 Daily Update Amerigroup Managed Care FAQs
Feb 28 2014 Daily Update SB 350 Stakeholder Meeting Wednesday, March 5, 2:00 pm at 406 CLOB
Feb 28 2014 Daily Update SB 358Missing Child Report for Foster Children
Feb 28 2014 Daily Update Amerigroup Provider Manual
Feb 28 2014 Legislative Watch Legislative Update (week 7)
Feb 28 2014 Daily Update Member Benefit from New Corporate Partner, Capella University
Feb 27 2014 Daily Update Gold Dome Report, February 25, 0214
Feb 27 2014 Daily Update Innovative Organizations
Feb 27 2014 Legislative Watch HB 92
Feb 26 2014 Daily Update Commission to Eliminate Child Abuse and Neglect Fatalities (CECANF)
Feb 26 2014 Daily Update Congress Authorizes Performance Partnership Pilots for Disconnected Youth
Feb 26 2014 Legislative Watch HB 290
Feb 25 2014 Daily Update "Unmasking Children's Mental Illness" Mardi Gras Ball
Feb 24 2014 Legislative Watch Tracking HB 898, HB 910, HB 1053 and HB 914
Feb 24 2014 Daily Update February 24, 2014 - Foster Care Bill has Math Error
Feb 23 2014 Daily Update Florida’s privatized system enjoys successes but suffers failures, too
Feb 22 2014 Daily Update GCN Policy Alert
Feb 22 2014 Daily Update Complex Trauma Summit
Feb 22 2014 Daily Update Childhood Trauma: Discussion & Policy Solutions
Feb 22 2014 Daily Update Update from Corporate Partner
Feb 21 2014 Daily Update Privatization articles by Melissa Carter, Andy Barclay and George Shelon
Feb 21 2014 Legislative Update Legislative Update (week 6)
Feb 20 2014 Daily Update SB 397 (Insurance Coverage of Autism)
Feb 20 2014 Legislative Watch HR 1449 and HB 1040
Feb 20 2014 Daily Update Child Welfare Privatization Resource Page
Feb 19 2014 Daily Update SB 350 Assigned to the House Judiciary Committee
Feb 18 2014 Legislative Watch SB 350 (privatization bill) Passes Senate
Feb 17 2014 Daily Update Capitol Update, Bills of Interest, Next Legal Academy
Feb 17 2014 Legislative Watch Legislative update (midweek 6)
Feb 17 2014 Daily Update SB 350 (privatization bill) to Senate Floor for Vote
Feb 17 2014 Legislative Watch Legislative Calendar
Feb 17 2014 Legislative Watch Recommended increase to annual foster care clothing allowance
Feb 17 2014 Daily Update Welcome Together Georgia Intern, Ben Blackwelder
Feb 13 2014 Executive Watch AJC Thursday Conversation: Leadership
Feb 11 2014 Legislative Watch Legislative Update (week 5)
Feb 10 2014 Daily Update Unofficial Minutes of the Senate HHS Committe and SB 350 Substitute
Feb 10 2014 Legislative Watch TODAY SB 350 (Privatization Bill) is on agenda at 3:00pm room 450 CAP
Feb 10 2014 Daily Update House Appropriations Health Subcommittee meeting, Human Resources 4:00-4:30pm
Feb 10 2014 Daily Update Call to Congress to Pass the Adoption Incentives Program Reauthorization
Feb 09 2014 Daily Update Article on Rick Jackson
Feb 8 2014 Daily Update Message from Corporate Partner, ProSolutions
Feb 7 2014 Daily Update DBHDD introduces legislation to strengthen safety net
Feb 7 2014 Daily Update Federal legislation to define treatment foster care in Medicaid introduced 
Feb 7 2014 Daily Update Title IV-E Waiver for Foster Care Reform
Feb 7 2014 Legislative Watch Legislative update week 4
Feb 7 2014 Daily Update  Georgia Prison Reentry Initiative
Feb 6 2014 Grant Watch DJJ Substance Abuse Treatment Services Description
Feb 6 2014 Daily Update DHS Commissioner Speaks with Members
Feb 5 2014 Daily Update GPSN "Unmasking Children's Mental Illness" Mardi Gras Gala Ball
Feb 5 2014 Daily Upddate One Day Workshop;  What Is A Home? - March 5, 2014 - Norcross, GA
Feb 5 2014 Daily Update Faith-Based Affinity Group meeting February 5, 2014
Feb 5 2014 Daily Update State child welfare system would go private under proposed law
Feb 4 2014 Legislative Watch Privatization Bill (SB 350)
Feb 3 2014 Legislative Watch SB 128 Professional Counselors; revise definitions relating to marriage and family therapy
Feb 3 2014 Executive Watch Governor's FY 2015 budget tracking sheet
Feb 3 2014 Daily Update Connected Caregiver - GA-PREP Training Opportunity
Feb 3 2014 Daily Update Voices for Georgia's Children, Improving Child Welfare Services, February 6
Feb 3 2014 Executive Watch Voices for Georgia's Children Legislative Update
Feb 3 2014 Daily Update DJJ proposed to have $1.6 million for expansion of community based incentive funding
Jan 31 2014 Legislative Watch House Appropriations Human Resources Subcommittee Feb 4 & 5
Jan 31 2014 Legislative Watch Legislative update -  January 31, 2014 (week 3b)
Jan 31 2014 Daily Update Teleconference on Current Privatization Efforts January 29
Jan 31 2014 Daily Update Department Board meetings
Jan 30 2014 Daily Update GA Child Welfare Legal Academy February 17
Jan 28 2014 Daily Update CWLA New Faith-Based Initiative
Jan 28 2014 Legislative Watch Legislative Update - January 29, 2014 (week 3)
Jan 28 2014 Daily Update Improving Child Welfare Services: Exploring State Efforts and Public/Private Partnerships
Jan 24 2014 Daily Update FY15 RBWO Contracts - Document Submission
Jan 24 2014 Legislative Watch Legislative Update - January 24, 2014  (week 2)
Jan 24 2014 Daily Update Together Georgia member receives Humanitarian Award
Jan 23 2014 Grant Watch Version 3, Youth Care Services for Exploited Children
Jan 23 2014 Daily Update Privatization conversation with Commissioner Horton
Jan 23 2014 Daily Update Commissioner Keith Horton to attend Faith-Based meeting February 5
Jan 23 2014 Daily Update PSSF FFY2015 Funding Opportunity Announcement - REMINDER
Jan 23 2014 Grant Watch PSSF FFY2015 Funding Opportunity Announcement - REMINDER
Jan 22 2014 Daily Update Mental Health Programs See Increases in FY 2014 Funding;$1.012 Trillion Package Provides Relief from Sequestration
Jan 22 2014 Daily Update Children's Day at the Capitol
Jan 17 2014 Legislative Watch Legislative Update - January 17, 2014 (week 1)
Jan 17 2014 Grant Watch Department of Juvenile Justice RFPs
Jan 17 2014 Daily Update Governor Deal's State of the State Address
Jan 16 2014 Daily Update December 13, 2013 Fulton/DeKalb Provider meeting
Jan 15 2014 Daily Update DHS and DBHDD to present at Joint Appropriations Health and Human Services Committee on January 16
Jan 15 2014 Daily Update Residential Treatment Centers with schools
Jan 15 2014 Daily Update Foster Care Reform
Jan 15 2014 Daily Update Governor Deal looking to privatize DFCS
Jan 13 2014 Grant Watch DJJ Youth Care Services for Exploited Children
Jan 13 2014 Grant Watch DJJ Sexual Offender / Trauma Treatment Services
Jan 13 2014 Daily Update Complex Trauma Resources
Jan 13 2014 Daily Update Public Health Board Meeting January 14 at 1:00pm
Jan 13 2014 Daily Update DHS Board Meeting January 15 1pm
Jan 13 2014 Daily Update 2014 Georgia General Assembly Session Begins
Jan 10 2014 Daily Update Foster Care Reform Initiative Working Group & Protecting Kids & Restoring Families , January 14, 2014
Jan 09 2014 Daily Update Addiction Recovery Day 2014
Jan 09 2014 Daily Update Governor Deal to Deliver State of the State Address January 15
Jan 09 2014 Daily Update How a Public-Private Partnership Could Improve Georgia Child Welfare
Jan 08 2014 Daily Update Live-Streaming Child Welfare Academy January 31
Jan 08 2014 Daily Update Free Filing of Income Tax Returns
Jan 07 2014 Daily Update DHS Board Meeting January 15, 0214
Jan 07 2014 Daily Update ProSolutions New Courses
Jan 07 2014 Daily Update Disability Day at the Capitol
Jan 03 2014 Daily Update Annual Report 2013
Jan 02 2014 Grant Watch DJJ Independent Living Services
Jan 01 2014 Daily Update Happy New Year's from Together Georgia!

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