The Network of Jewish Human Service Agencies strongly condemns the Administration's decision to lower the number of refugees to be admitted to the United States to 18,000 for the year 2020. This number, lowered from the 2019 number of 30,000 is now … [Read more...] about Network of Jewish Human Service Agencies Statement in Response to Administration’s Refugee Projections for 2020
Mental Health Access Improvement Act and the Improving Access to Mental Health Act Under current Medicare law, unnecessary barriers to care are impeding older adults' access to needed mental health and substance use treatment services provided by … [Read more...] about Advice on the Mental Health Access Improvement Act
Food assistance is at risk again! Just months after Congress and the Administration debated and reauthorized the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) through the Farm Bill, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is now proposing to … [Read more...] about ACT NOW: Protect SNAP!
The Emergency Food and Shelter Program (EFSP) has released its application for the Supplemental Appropriations for Humanitarian Assistance Funding program that NJHSA announced to you earlier this summer. This funding is intended to reimburse the cost … [Read more...] about Application Now Open: $30 Million Available to Organizations Providing Humanitarian Aid to Southern Border Migrants
Responding to New Administration Proposal on Discrimination in Health Care The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) recently proposed extensive changes to the regulation implementing Section 1557 of the Affordable Care Act which would … [Read more...] about Advocacy Updates: Discrimination in Healthcare and Protecting Child Migrants & Jobs for the Disabled
2020 NJHSA Annual Conference | The Fairmont Dallas Hotel | Dallas, TX | May 3-5 Request for Proposals It’s a new decade! What are the trends and how is your agency responding to them? This year, at the 3rd Annual Conference, the Network envisions … [Read more...] about 2020 NJHSA Annual Conference – Request for Proposals