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 Network of Jewish Human Service Agencies stands in strong opposition to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Service (HHS) recent decision to eliminate critical anti-discrimination protections in the Affordable Care Act (ACA). HHS, following … [Read more...] about Statement in Opposition of the Administration’s Plans to Roll Back Healthcare Protections 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?
Join the Network as we kick off the 2020 Annual Conference with the Sunday Opening Plenary Lunch: Brave, Bold Steps in Addressing Diversity, Equity and Inclusion. Diversity and equity experts, Cecilia and Malissa Stanton Adams of the Stanton Adams … [Read more...] about Biases that Shape Our Lives – Brave, Bold Steps to Inclusion
The Disabilities Services Professionals group met for the first time in late February 2019. The initial meeting was meet and greet style, attracting more than 20 professionals from across the Network. Participants got to know more about one another … [Read more...] about SPOTLIGHT: Disabilities Services Professionals Affinity Group