At times, it is really quite amazing to think about how much can happen in one year. Just one year ago, our world found itself thrust into a global pandemic. Mixed messages were coming from trusted sources; masks should be worn, masks don’t need … [Read more...] about Reflections on the State of Our Network – Reuben D. Rotman, President & CEO
Jewish Disability Advocacy Month starts this week and in addition to the incredible lineup of educational programs, we want to draw your attention to three special networking opportunities. Join us and NJHSA Member RespectAbility for a series of … [Read more...] about Jewish Disability Advocacy Month Starts This Week
Last month, the White House issued an Executive Order (EO) on Combating Race and Sex Stereotyping that may have a negative impact on racial and gender diversity, equity, and inclusion trainings for federal contractors and grantees. The EO would … [Read more...] about Important Guidance Regarding New Diversity Training Executive Order
JFS Austin, JFS Dallas, JFS Houston and JFS San Antonio join together with the full membership of the Network of Jewish Human Service Agencies in strong opposition to the recent unanimous decision of the Texas State Board of Social Work Examiners to … [Read more...] about JFS Agencies in Austin, Dallas, Houston & San Antonio Join with NJHSA in Opposition to Texas’ Decision to Limit Access to Social Work Services for Persons with Disabilities and LGBTQI
The Network of Jewish Human Service Agencies applauds today's landmark decision of the Supreme Court of the United States affirming that sexual orientation and gender identity discrimination are prohibited under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act. … [Read more...] about NJHSA Statement Supporting Landmark SCOTUS Decision Supporting Workplace Equality for LGBTQ+
The past week (first week of June 2020) has been filled with intense and mixed emotions. While continuing to manage the impact of COVID-19, our country, and in fact, our world, has been overcome with the profound acceptance of its historic racism and … [Read more...] about NJHSA Seeks Your Input – How Can Jewish Human Service Providers Help to Heal an Anguished Nation?