Weekly Update April 22, 2016
CALL FOR PRESENTATIONS
Georgia Conference on Children and Families
November 2-4, 2016
Marriott Augusta at the Convention Center
The Georgia Conference on Children and Families is the largest annual interdisciplinary event in Georgia designed to bring together the community that serves children and families.The conference will feature specialized tracks, plenary sessions and networking opportunities with the goal of improving outcomes for the children and families that we serve.This conference includes a full spectrum of disciplines and organizations serving Georgia’s children and families which includes child advocacy, juvenile justice, social service, education, legal counsel and the faith-based community. The conference provides a forum to improve competencies, learn from experts in the field and network with other professionals who have a wealth of experience.Please mark your calendar for this important event.
PRESENTATION PROPOSAL APPLICATION WORD DOC OR PDF
DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION OF PROPOSALS - APRIL 30, 201
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NEXT WEEK April 26 & 27 Executive Retreat
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November 2-4, 2016 - Georgia Conference on Children and Families sponsorship opportunities - CALL FOR PRESENTATIONS
Together Georgia Provider Alliance in collaboration with The University of Georgia J. W. Fanning Institute for Leadership Development offers the following training. This session will highlight trends in child welfare practice and policy presented by Tripp Jones, LaShaunda Daniel, and Frances Atwater from the Georgia Department of Human Services. Prudent Parenting, updates in Independent Living Programs, and Solution Based Casework will be highlighted.
Instructors: Tripp Jones; Unit Manager, Child Welfare Practice Model Coaches, DHS; LaShaunda Daniel; Training and Curriculum Specialist, Office of Provider Management, DHS; and Frances Atwater; Independent Living Program Supervisor, DHS
Date and Time: Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Location: hosted at Hephzibah Ministries - 6601 Zebulon Rd, Macon GA 31220
Cost: $85 (non-member) Non-member registration (A TG member discount is available--email firstname.lastname@example.org to request code.)
CEUs applied for - 3.5 hours LCSW, LPC, LMFT CEUs applied for
♦ Training update 4/19/16
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 user name and password that was previously provided to member agency directors - user name 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.
SALARY SURVEY remains open - response from each member agency is requested. TG members are requesting updated salary survey information. We are inching along and need a significant number of responses in order to be meaningful (20 agencies responded to date). The individual results will be confidential and sorted for distribution.
The survey is linked at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/FTKRY5T
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