Member Newsletters 

Weekly Update December 31, 2015 - HAPPY NEW YEAR!

Daily Update December 30, 2015 - Together Georgia 2015 Year in Review
Daily Update December 29, 2015 - 2016 System of Care Academy Planning Team 
Daily Update December 28, 2015 - UGA, Tech create camp for disabilities
Daily Update December 24, 2015 - Federal Budget for Fiscal Year 2016
Daily Update December 23, 2015 - DBHDD RFP for Short-term Acute Crisis Stabilization Services III 
Daily Update December 23, 2015 - Adoption and Orphan Conference
Daily Update December 22, 2015 -  CWLA Children's Monitor 12/21/15
Daily Update December 22, 2015 -  application deadline extended to 12/31/15 - Learn More About Becoming A DFCS Approved Certified Adoption Therapist via the TAC Program
Daily Update December 21, 2015 - Another Christmas Gift
Daily Update December 21, 2015 - Aid to mentally disabled pushed

Weekly Update December 18, 2015 


Member Update December 18, 2015 - Goshen hosts important visits with legislators
Daily Update December 18, 2015 - Investigation around death of child in foster care
Daily Update December 18, 2015 - TG Family Foster Care Chapter Meeting notes 12/10/15 (covers UGA $8.2 million grant)
Daily Update December 17, 2015 - TG Leadership Meeting notes 12/15/15 
Daily Update December 16, 2015 - IRS reporting proposal could put giving at risk
Daily Update December 15, 2015 - DHS Board meeting documents 12/9/15
Daily Update December 14, 2015 - Learn More About Becoming A DFCS Approved Certified Adoption Therapist via the TAC Program - application deadline extended to 12/16/15
Daily Update December 14, 2015 - 
URGENT Appeal for Georgia's Foster Children

Weekly Update December 12, 2015 + Legislative Survey

Daily Update December 11, 2015 - Amerigroup Provider and Placement Incentives Webinars + Availity Job Aide
Daily Update December 11, 2015 - FFTA review of Proposed Federal Child Welfare Reform Legislation
Daily Update December 10,2015 - Welfare workers dismissed over policy violations after 2-year-old died
Daily Update December 11, 2015 - Technology & The Child Welfare System: New Tech To Improve Care For Foster Children & Youth
Daily Update December 10, 2015 - Home in 5 meeting 12/7/15
Daily Update December 9, 2015 -  GrantStation Insider 12/3/15
RSVP for Together Georgia December 15, 2015 meeting 12:00-2:00
Daily Update December 8, 2015 - DHS Board meeting scheduled 12/9/15
TG Action Alert December 8, 2015 - Contact your legislators before 12/11 to encourage CCI and CPA appropriations for rate increases
Daily Update December 8, 2015 -  The Latest Telehealth Example: Pay-For-Value
Daily Update December 7, 2015 - CWLA Webinar - The Complex Nature of Partnering with Parents

Weekly Update December 4, 2015 

Daily Update December 2, 2015 - Casey Life Skills Live Webinar
Daily Update December 1, 2015 - Federal Child Welfare Policy Reform
TG Provider Update November 30, 2015 - UST 2015 Nonprofit Employee Engagement & Retention Report
Daily Update November 30, 2015 - Muscogee foster care seen in crisis
Daily Update November 30, 2015 -  Georgia under pressure to respond to claims of illegally segregating students
Daily Update November 25, 2015 - Learn More About Becoming A DFCS Approved Certified Adoption Therapist via the TAC Program, Applications Due December 7, 2015
Daily Update November 23, 2015 - Potential changes to the Fair Labor Standards Act's overtime pay regulations
Member Update November 23, 2015 - Whitney Fuchs interview by WSB-TV

Weekly Update November 20, 2015

Daily Update November 20, 2015 - Reframing Human Services

Daily Update November 20, 2015 - Child Care Resources in Foster Care
Daily Update November 19, 2015 - Adoption Celebration Event 11/21
TG Partner Update November 19, 2015 - TG member agency employees eligible for $3,000 scholarship
TG Partner Update November 17, 2015 - GA Deadline for UI Tax Exemption
Daily Update November 16, 2015 -  Reasonable and Prudent Parenting - Two Additional Training Dates Announced
Daily Update November 16, 2015 - Child welfare legislation in US Senate Finance Committee
Daily Update November 16, 2015 -  FFTA notice and news

Weekly Update November, 13

Daily Update November 13, 2015 - Credit checks slow to come for Georgia foster youth vulnerable to fraud
Member Update November 10, 2015 - Sue Smith receives 2015 Big Voice for Children Award
TG Partner Update November 9, 2015  - Avoid the 5 Most Costly Unemployment Pitfalls at Your Nonprofit

Weekly Update November 6, 2015

Daily Update November 6, 0215 - Opioid Treatment Providers of Georgia Annual Conference 11/20 

Daily Update November 6, 2015 -  Study Committee on Children's Mental Health to meet 11/9
Daily Update November 5, 2015 - DBHDD bid notice for Short-term Acute Crisis Stabilization
Daily Update November 4, 2015 - Updated Calendar of Events + November 9 Members Only Training
Daily Update November 4, 2015 - Embark Georgia 2015-2016 Regional meetings
Daily Update November 3, 2015 -  20th Anniversary of Kansas' move to privatization
Daily Update November 3, 2015 - Region 5 services leadership directory and mileage reimbursement
Daily Update October 30, 2015 - Governor Deals appoints members to DFCS State Advisory Board

Weekly Update October 30, 2015

Daily Update October 30, 2015 - DHS Board meeting documents 10/21
Daily Update October 28, 2015 - Caring for children: big business, big responsibility
Daily Update October 29, 2015 - Safety Without Seclusion or Restraints
Daily Update October 28, 2015 -  Managed Care in The  Foster Care System - Past The Tipping Point?
Daily Update October 28, 2015 - Afterschool resource
Daily Update October 27, 2015 - Amerigroup presentation
Daily Update October 16, 2015 - Georgia lawmakers conduct a 'kinship care' study meeting in Albany
Daily Update October 15, 2015 - Addressing the Mental Health Needs of CSEC Survivors in Georgia
Daily Update October 13, 2015 -  UGA receives grant to help child welfare

Weekly Update October 9

Daily Update October 10, 2015 - Protecting Affordable Coverage for Employees Act signed into law
Daily Update October 8, 2015 - Human Trafficking Smyposium + Child Welfare Services Manual Transmittal No. 2015-05: Preventing Sex Trafficking and Strengthening Families Act
Daily Update October 6, 2015 - Georgia Gives Day 

Weekly Update October 2, 2015 

Daily Update September 29, 2015 -  Additional RBWO Foundations Classroom Training: November 2-6
Daily Update September 29, 2015 - The CWLA Monitor 9/28/15 (Includes latest ASCAR report showing increases in foster care nationwide)
Daily Update September 28, 2015 - Recovery Month Event at DeKalb CSB on Tuesday, September 29th - 5:00-7:00 PM

Weekly Update September 25, 2015

Daily Update September 25, 2015 - Updated DFCS org chart
Daily Update September 24, 2015​ - GNETS Protocol for Youth in DFCS Custody
Daily Update September 22, 2015 - TG Members Only Training 9/24, Leadership and the Organizational Lifecycle
Daily Update September 22, 2015 -  Report critical of state's pace in moving people to community settings
Daily Update September 21, 2015 - AFPAG 2015 Annual Education Conference

Weekly Update September 18, 2015

Daily Update September 18, 2015 - DFCS presentation to the Child Welfare Reform Council 9/16
Member Update September 16, 2015 - Sue Smith, Big Voice Honoree
Daily Update September 16, 2015 - House Study Committee on Children's Mental Health presentations
Daily Update September 16, 2015 - Senate Study Committee on Youth Mental Health and Substance Use Disorder
Daily Update September 15, 2015 - Child Welfare Reform Council meeting 9/16
Daily Update September 15, 2015 Reasonable and Prudent Parent Standards and Youth Rights and Responsibilities Training
Daily Update September 14, 2015 -  Together Georgia members input requested ASAP

Weekly Update September 12, 2015

Daily Update September 11, 2015 - House Study Committee on Children's Mental Health 
Daily Update September 10, 2015  - Ga Families CMO Bid and Ga Families 360 CMO Bid
Daily Update September 8, 2015 - Governor appoints members to Juvenile Justice State Advisory Group

Weekly Update September 4, 2015

Daily Update September 4, 2015 - Succession Planning - the Reality

Daily Update September 3, 2015 - The CWLA Networker 9/2/15
Daily Update September 1, 2015 - DBHDD RFP for acute crisis stabilization
Daily Update September 1, 2015  - Shortage of foster homes leads to separated siblings
Daily Update August 31, 2015 - DHS Board Meeting 8/26/15

Weekly Update August 28, 2015

Daily Update August 28, 2015 - Practice Matters meeting 10/1/15

Daily Update August 28, 2015 - Proposed overtime rule
Daily Update August 28, 2015 - Senate Study Committee on Youth Mental Health and Substance Abuse
Member Update August 26, 2015 - Lutheran Services of Georgia Receives COA Accreditation
Daily Update August 26, 2015 -  What are Public Agencies Spending on Consumer Transportation?
Member Update August 25, 2015 - Lutheran Services Announces 2015 Heroes of Hope  - John Blend named as recipient
Daily Update August 25, 2015 - EmpowerMEnt  Opportunities
Daily Update August 24, 2015 - CWLA Children's Monitor 8/23/15

Weekly Update August 21, 2015

Daily Update August 21, 2015 - Door Opener - free concert tickets for your - respond by Monday 8/24 noon  
Daily Update August 21, 2015 - Pending TANF changes Could Send Georgia Budget Writers Scrambling  
Daily Update August 19, 2015 - Child Welfare on Clayton County agenda
Daily Update August 18, 2015 - Child Welfare and Human Trafficking
Daily Update August 17, 2015 - The costs and consequences of child maltreatment and adversity

Weekly Update August 14, 2015

Daily Update August 14, 2015 - Governor Deal Announces New Senior Staff

Daily Update August 12, 2015 - G2 meeting notes 8/6/15
Daily Update August 11, 2015 - Fulton mismanaged millions in social service grant
Daily Update August 10, 2015 - AFPAG Call for Presentations
Daily Update August 10, 2015  - Policy Alert | Proposed changes to FLSA overtime regulations

Weekly Update August 7, 2015 

Daily Update August 7, 2015 - Progress seen at DFCS, but turnover still a problem

Daily Update August 6, 2015 -  U.S. probe into Georgia special ed program could have national impact
Daily Update August 5, 2015 - New Child Welfare Bill Focuses on Keeping Families Together
Daily Update August 5, 2015 - Keeping Kids in Families kickoff 8/4
Daily Update August 4, 2015 - US Senate Finance Committee Hearing on Foster Care Group Homes 8/4/15
Daily Update August 3, 2015 -Keeping Kids in Families

Weekly Update July 31, 2015

Daily Update July 31, 2015 - Registration is OPEN - Special Event for Staff and Providers: **SAVE THE DATE** Movie Premier: 90 MINUTES IN HEAVEN
Daily Update July 31, 2015  - Georgia finds no fault with group home after girls’ escape, assault
Daily Update July 30, 2015 - Deal launches juvenile justice committee
Daily Update July 31, 2015 - School Discipline: Best Practices and Best outcomes with School Tribunals
Daily Update July 29, 2015 - Department of Community Health Medicaid 
Daily Update July 28, 2015 - Special Event for Staff and Providers: **SAVE THE DATE** Movie Premier: 90 MINUTES IN HEAVEN
Daily Update July 27, 2015 - Where’s My Check? – Invoice DFCS Payments Online


Weekly Update July 24, 2015

Daily Update July 20, 2015 - Leadership Summit 9/9



Weekly Update July 17, 2015

Daily Update July 17, 2015 - Community Impact Awards
Daily Update July 16, 2015 - COE Summer Film Series- Updates
Daily Update July 15, 2015 - School Tribunals: Best Practices and outcomes 7/15
Daily Update July 14, 2015 - CWLA Children's Monitor
Daily Update July 13, 2015 - Together Georgia upcoming Members only training

Weekly Update July 10, 2015

Daily Update July 10, 2015 - Closing day care facilities for medically fragile children 
Daily Update July 8, 2015 - DHS Scam Alert
Daily Update July 7, 2015 - Amerigroup Community Care town hall events
Daily Update July 2, 2015 - Trauma and High Needs Consumers
Daily Update June 30, 2016 - Former Georgia appropriations chairman, Ben Harbin, resigning

Weekly Update June 26, 2015 

Daily Update June 26, 2015 - DFCS Restructure of State Office and Filed Operations
Daily Update June 25, 2015 - CWLA Webinars - Behavioral Health Coordination; Impact of Social Media and Technology
Daily Update June 24, 2015 -  Support Services Bidder's Conference 6/23
Daily Update June 22, 2015 - June 30 expiration of settlement agreement on mental health  and developmental disabilities

Weekly Update June 12, 2015

Daily Update June 19, 2015 -  Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs)
Daily Update June 18, 2015 - Know Your Rights poster
Daily Update June 17, 2015 - Visits help parents help medically fragile kids
Daily Update June 16, 2015 - DHS-OIG-Residential Child Care Unit Provider Training
Daily Update June 16, 2015 - Tables at Home in 5 Movie Screening 6/19
Daily Update June 15, 2015 - Rep. Hawkins named vice-chair of Ga. Health & Human Services Committee

Weekly Update June 12, 2015

Daily Update June 11, 2015 - New chief to have hands full at Human Services
Daily Update June 10, 2015 -  CWLA public policy call on child welfare policy debate
Daily Update June 9, 2015 - DFCS Support Services Contracts
Daily Update June 9, 2015 - G2 Meeting 6/4 documents and notes
Daily Update June 8, 2015 - Discussion on Child Welfare Reform

Weekly Update June 5, 2015

Daily Update June 8, 2015 - Discussion on Child Welfare Reform
Daily Update June 5, 2015 - Juvenile escape turns tragic
Daily Update June 5, 2015 - SafeCare Effectiveness Research
Daily Update June 4, 2016 (TG Members Only) -  DHS Commissioner to transition to DJJ
Daily Update June 3, 2015 - Second Screening of the movie Know How
Daily Update June 2, 2015 - Finance Committee Examines Congregate Care
Daily Update June 1, 2015 - Survey to Revitalize the Practice Matters Joint Quarterly Meetings
Daily Update June 1, 2015 - RFPs - System of Care (CCFA, Early Intervention, Homestead, Parent Aide, PUP and WRAP)

Weekly Update May 29, 2015

Daily Update May 29, 2015 - Transitioning Youth to Successful Adulthood
Daily Update May 29, 2015 -  
Collaborating with Kinship Caregivers – Learn Essential Competencies!
Daily Update May 28, 2015  - Reframing Human Services: Phase 2 Research and Findings
Daily Update May 27, 2015  - Home in 5 June events teleconference today at 3:00
Daily Update May 26, 2015  -  System of Care Conference 7/14 - 7/16

Weekly Update May 22, 2015

Daily Update May 22, 2015  -  Proposal to Reduce Congregate Care from the Children's Bureau
Daily Update May 22, 2015  - Transition Age Youth and Young Adults resources
Daily Update May 21, 2015 - Introduction to the Georgia Collaborative ASO
Daily Update May 20, 2015 - RFP Evening Reporting Centers
Daily Update May 20, 2015  - One Size Does Not Fit All in Child Welfare Reform | Alliance for Strong Families and Communities
Daily Update May 20, 2015 - CDC: Ga's Use of ADHD Medicaid for Children Above Average 
Daily Update May 20, 2015 - State studying design for Medicaid waiver plan

Daily Update May 19, 2015 - RFP Treatment Providers for Mental Health Court
Daily Update May 19, 2015  - Draft Guidelines for Electronic Maintenance of Files
Daily Update May 19, 2015 - New tools to prevent Ga. suicide
Daily Update May 16, 2015  - RFP Functional Family Therapy Provider

Weekly Update May 16, 2015

Daily Update May 14, 2015 - Children's Mental Health Day 5/7
Daily Update May 14, 2015 - Utilizing Law and Policies to Transition Foster Youth to Successful Adulthood 5/20
Daily Update May 13, 2015  - Reception to follow Home in 5 campus lecture on Thursday 5/14
Daily Update May 13, 2015  - G2 meeting 5/7/15
Daily Update May 13, 2015  - DFCS Blue Print for Change
Daily Update May 12, 2015  - TG welcomes summer intern, Kitan Ajanaku
Daily Update May 12,  2015 - Webinar training, Common Financial Reporting Errors
Daily Update May 12, 2015 - FFTA Policy Institute &Advocacy Day 5/4 & 5/5

Daily Update May 11, 2015 - TG Sponsor offers a limited-time $3K scholarship opportunity
Daily Update May 11, 2015 - Voices for Georgia's Children announces new director


Weekly Update May 8, 2015


Daily Update May 8, 2015  - Will Deal veto new agency?
Daily Update May 8, 2015 - Gov. Deal shuffles aides
Daily Update May 8, 2015 -  Changes to State Child Welfare System
Daily Update May 8, 2015 - Georgia teaming up with its neighbors to aid kids
Daily Update May 7, 2015 - TG Members Only Training - Mid-Manager Leadership 5/21
Daily Update May 7, 2015 - Deal appoints commissioner to newly created criminal
Daily Update May 7, 2015 -  "Home in 5" Foster Care Awareness Month  events
Daily Update May 7,  2015 - Legislators dub 2015 General Assembly 'year of the child'
Daily Update May 6, 2015 - Georgia's child welfare system is set for big changes
Daily Update May 6, 2015 -  Deal signs child welfare system reform into law

WeeklyUpdate April 24, 2015

Training Update April 23, 2015 - 
2015 Improving the Lives of Children through Healthy Couple Relationships and Stable Homes: The Healthy Relationship and Marriage Education Training

Daily Update April 24, 2015 - Children's Mental Health Day
Daily Update April 23, 2015 - RFP Independent Living Program repost
Daily Update April 23, 2015 - DFCS using hotels to house foster children 
Daily Update April 23, 2015 - Georgia Mental Health Forum 5/15/2015
Daily Update April 22, 2015 - Criminal Justice Coordinating Council honors Sen.  Renee Unterman
Daily Update April  22, 2015 - College students and college-bound young adults needed

Daily Update April 21, 2015  - Region 5 - Home in 5 partnership

Weekly Update April 17, 2015
Legislative Update April 17, 2015


Daily Update April 16, 2015 - Youth Opportunity AmeriCorps
Daily Update April 15, 2015  - DHS Board Meeting documents
Daily Update April 15, 2015 - TG Members Only Training – EFFECTIVE TEAMS 4/23/15
Daily Update April 15, 2015 - notes from NOSAC meeting
Daily Update April 14, 2015 - RFP Alcohol and Drug Screen Testing Services
Daily Update April 10, 2015 - Highlights of the Together Georgia Executive Retreat


Legislative Update March 31, 2015

Daily Update April 2, 2015 - Teens R For Me 2015 Conference Registration Open - Thursday, April 16, 2015 - Sunday, April 19, 2015 (Providers)
Daily Update April 2, 2015 - Budget passes the House and Senate
Daily Update April 1, 2015 - National Child Abuse Prevention Month
Daily Update
March 31, 2015 -  House passes SB 138
Daily Update March 31, 2015 - Gov. Deal signs bill abolishing high school graduation test
Daily Update March 31, 2015 -  4/3 Deadline for Scholarships and Shining Star Nominations
Daily Update
March 30, 2015 - Provider Meeting - Teens R For Me 2015

Weekly Update March 27, 2015 1:30
Legislative Update March 27, 2015


Daily Update March 27, 2015 - ACTION Alert: Be a voice to help end bullying
Daily Update March 27, 2015 - NEW Together Georgia Members only training 4/23 and 5/21
Daily Update March 27, 2015 - The do's and don'ts of Tele-Health with Kids
Daily Update March 26, 2015 - Georgia House and Senate Announce Deal on Autism Bill
Daily Update March 26, 2015 - ACTION Alert - Safe Harbor Bill 
Daily Update March 26, 2015 - ACTION Alert by 10am today
Daily Update March 25, 2015 - GA Gives Day 11/12/15
Daily Update March 24, 2015 - TG member to serve on Voices Panel 3/26
Daily Update March 24, 2015 -  Executive Retreat, April 7 & 8
Daily Update March 23. 2015 - Home Visiting Helps At-Risk Families Across the U.S.

Weekly Update March 20, 2015

Legislative Update March 20, 2015
Executive Update March 20, 2015


Daily Update March 20, 2015 - DFCS Afterschool Care Program Funding Opportunity Notice - Federal Fiscal Year (FFY) 2016
Daily Update March 20, 2015 - DFCS list of Regional Directors and Regional Map
Daily Update March 20, 2015 - System works; family made whole
Daily Update March 19, 2015 - Foster Parent Resource
Daily Update March 18, 2015 - ACTION Alert - Non QBE Formula Grants Program
Daily Update
March 18, 2015 - "Utilizing Law and Policies to Transition Foster Youth to Successful Adulthood" 5/20
Daily Update
March 18, 2015 - Georgia Families 360°SM Program Monitoring and Oversight Committee to meet March 30
Daily Update
March 17, 2015 - Child Maltreatment Prevention Strategies
Daily Update March 17, 2015 - CWLA New Training Opportunity - Supervising for Success
Daily Update
March 17, 2015 - WellCare RFI from providers
Daily Update March 16, 2015 - Foster Care Tax Credit Act
Daily Update
March 16, 2015 - Creating changes for at-risk students
Daily Update March 16, 2015 - REMINDER: Teens R for Me Conference Ga Division of Family and Children Services

Weekly Update March 13, 2015
Legislative Update March 13, 2015

Daily Update March 13, 2015 - Senate Adopts SR 464 Recognizing March 10, 2015 as Together Georgia Day at the State Capitol
Daily Update
March 13, 2015 - OPM E-mail Address Changes
Daily Update
March 13, 2015 - Measures to watch on Crossover Day
Executive Watch March 12, 2015 - Susan Dreyfus, CEO of the Alliance for Strong Families and Communities to present at TG Executive Retreat
Daily Update March 12, 2015 - GA Child Welfare Legal Academy - "TPR Reversals" on April 21, 2015
Daily Update
March 11, 2015 - Child Welfare Outcomes Report Data Website Updated
Daily Update
March 10, 2015 - Together Georgia Day at the Capitol
Daily Update March 9, 2015 - Together Georgia Day at the Capitol 3/10
Legislative Update March 09 - Crossover Day is March 13; Senate plans to send  changes to the budget back to the House by March 20
Daily Update March 9, 2015 - Georgia struggles to teach juveniles

Weekly Update March 6, 2015
Legislative Update
March  6, 2015

Daily Update March 6, 2015 - G2 Meeting 3/5
Daily Update March 6, 2015 - Our Worldview: From Cultural Awareness to Cultural Competency training 3/26
Daily Update March 6, 2015 - DFCS Region 5 Collaborative meeting
Daily Update March 4, 2015 - Children's Monitor 3/2/2015
Legislative Update March 3 - ACTION needed on HB 161, Chandler's tax credit bill

Daily Update March 3, 2015 - Important notice from GaScore - time sensitive
Daily Update March 3, 2015 - New Medicaid chief invited to TG Executive Retreat
Daily Update March 3, 2015 - Foster Care Support Free Clothing form
Daily Update March 2, 2015 - Georgia chooses Wiant as new Medicaid chief
Daily Update March 2, 2015 - News coverage of private agencies


Weekly Update February 27, 2015
Legislative Update February 27, 2015

Daily Update February 25, 2015 -  Eagle's Nest at Berry College reflects perfect parental devotion
Daily Update February 25, 2015 - Ga. child welfare reform is discussed
Daily Update February 25, 2015 - Child Maltreatment 2013 Report Is Now Live
Daily Update February 24, 2015 - RFI Atlanta Public Schools, Mentoring Programs for Students
Daily Update February 24, 2015
- 2015 Executive Retreat, April 7 & 8
Daily Update February 24, 2015 - SEVEN STEPS TO INITIATE TRAUMA SENSITIVITY IN ORGANIZATIONS #3
Daily Update February 24, 2015 - CollegeBound 2015 Registration is open

Weekly Update February 20, 2015

Legislative Update February 20, 2015 - time sensitive action needed

Daily Update February 20,2015 - Senate Bill  to provide child welfare reforms
Daily Update February 20, 2015 - A blueprint for DFCS excellence
Daily Update February 19, 2015 - Version 2 RFP DBHDD Statewide Crisis Respite Services (CRS)--Repost
Daily Update February 18, 2015 -  RFP DBHDD Statewide Crisis Respite Services (CRS)--Repost
Daily Update February 18, 2015 -  "Where are the grandparents?"
Daily Update February 17, 2015 - Together Georgia testified at the House Appropriations Human Resources Subcommittee hearing
Daily Update February 17, 2015 - Seven Steps to Initiate Trauma Sensitivity in Organizations, Step Two
Daily Update February 16, 2015 - GA Families & GA Families 360 Care Management Org RFP
Daily Update February 16, 2015 - State to select companies for multi-billion dollar contract to deliver state healthcare benefits
Daily Update February 16, 2015 - Uniform Guidance mandates reimbursement for indirect costs
Daily Update February 12, 2015 - Proposed Department of Community Supervision


Weekly Update February 13, 2015
Legislative Update February 13, 2015


Daily Update February 13, 2015 - Announcement of Family-Based Foster Care Services Act
Daily Update February 13, 2015 - Together Georgia Members only training 3/26, 4/23, 5/21

Daily Update February 13, 2015 - 'Safe Harbor' bills OK'd
Daily Update February 12, 2015 - Proposed Department of Community Supervision

Daily Update February 12, 2015 - Georgia bids out giant health-care contract
Daily Update February 11, 2015 - DOJ seeks reentry project grant applications for Fatherhood Mentoring
Daily Update February 11, 2015 -
SB 3 'Supporting and Strengthening Families Act' passes Senate
Executive Watch February 11, 2015 - 2015 Executive Retreat, April 7 & 8
Daily Update February 10, 2015 - CWLA Children's Monitor
Daily Update February 10, 2015 - Viewpoint: Child protection is both a legal and moral obligation and a sound investment in Georgia's future
Daily Update February 9. 2015 - Deal remarks on child welfare
Daily Update February 9, 2015 -  Overview of Georgia’s 2016 Fiscal Year Human Services Budget

Weekly Update February 6, 2015
Legislative Update February 6, 2015

Daily Update February 6, 2015 - G2 Meeting 2/5
Daily Update February 6, 2014 - ASO roll out webinar for DBHDD providers
Daily Update February 5, 2014 - Trafficking victims may find state help
Daily Update February 5, 2015 - Advancing Excellence through Innovation & Collaboration
Daily Update February 4, 2015 - Effort to bypass foster system moves forward
Daily Update
February 4, 2015 - OCA 2014 Annual Report
Daily Update
February 3, 2015 - Seven Steps to Initiate Trauma Sensitivity in Organizations, Step One: Establish the Appropriate Treatment Agenda
Daily Update February 3, 2015 - Funding is key to child welfare reforms, advocates say
Daily Update February 2, 2015 - Proposed tax credit bill, HB161
Daily Update February 2, 2015 - Legislative Reception Honoring the Child Welfare Reform Council 2/10
Daily Update
February 2, 2015 - Deaths show limits of state help

Weekly Update January 30, 2015

Legislative Update January 30, 2015 - LATEST edition

Daily Update January 30, 2015 - Creating Success out of the Chaos of Fear
Daily Update January 29, 2015 - Change a life, grow as a person, mentor a child
Daily Update January 29, 2015 - Free Webinars from Prevent Child Abuse Georgia
Daily Update January 28, 2015 - RFP Alcohol and Drug Screening Testing Services
Daily Update January 28, 2015 - Seven Steps to Initiate Trauma Sensitivity in Organizations
Daily Update January 27, 2015 -  Autism mandate advances as top Senate priority
Daily Update January 23, 2015 - RFP Mental Health Services
Daily Update January 23, 2015 - GBP Interview features Hillside and UMCH

Weekly Update January 23, 2015


Daily Update January 23, 2015 - + G2 Meeting notes 01/21/2015
Daily Update January 23, 2015 - Georgia Managed Care RFP Delayed Until February 2015
Daily Update January 23, 2015 - Advocacy group looks to better protect kids and whistleblowers of sexual abuse
Daily Update January 23, 2015 - Prom-A-Palooza 2/22/2015
Daily Update January 22, 2015 - Privatization proposal for child welfare
Daily Update January 22, 2015 - G2 Meeting 01/21/2015
Daily Update January 21, 2015 - Peach State Health Plan CAB Mission & Purpose
Daily Update January 20, 2015 - Troubled Youths Targeted ǀ It's about prevention

Weekly Update January 16, 2015

Daily Update January 16, 2015 - RFP Independent Living Program  + New Directions in ILP Memo and Policies

Daily Update January 16, 2015 - Child Fatality Review 
Daily Update January 16, 2015 - Child Welfare: another approach
Daily Update Januar
y 15, 2015 - DFCS.DHS Material Distributed to the 2015 State Legislators
Daily Update January 15, 2015 - DFCS RFP for Alcohol and Drug Screening Testing Services
Daily Update January 15, 2015 - Referral Reporting in GA+SCORE
Daily Update January 14, 2015 - TG 2015 Legislative Focus
Daily Update January 13, 2015 - Panel urges reform plan in child welfare system

Daily Update January 13, 2015 - Capitol power: A who’s who at the Gold Dome
Daily Update January 12, 2015 - Panel looks at protecting children vulnerable to abuse

Weekly Update January 9, 2015

Daily Update January 9, 2015 - Deal releases Child Welfare Reform Council recommendations
Daily Update January 9, 2015 - Gov. Nathan Deal to unveil plan to address Georgia’s foster care crisis
Daily Update January 9, 2015 - Cagle Announces New DFCS Leadership

Daily Update January 8, 2015 - PBP Reporting Deadline - Reminder
Daily Update January 9, 2015 - Berry Eagles lay first egg of 2015
Daily Update January 8, 2015 -
Four states (including Georgia) Managed Care Approaches Compared
Daily Update January 7, 2015 - 2015 Georgia CASA Conference Call for Presenters 
Daily Update January 6, 2015 - Budget a matter of needs vs. wants

Weekly Update January 2, 2015                                                   

                                                                    

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