Webinars and Media
2013 - THE WAY WE THINK ABOUT CHARITY IS DEAD WRONG
We have big problems here in Illinois. Big problems require bigger solutions. If we are going to actually help those who need it most, we must first innovate the way we solve our budgetary problems. TED speaker Dan Pallotta has a few ideas on how we can begin to do just that.
"Our generation does not want its epitaph to read 'we kept charity overhead low.' We want it to read that we changed the world."
April 2013 - NONPROFIT FINANCE FUND SURVEY
In a 2013 survey sponsored by Nonprofit Finance Fund, nearly 6000 respondents from nonprofits across the country shared the details of how they are adapting their organizations and finances to economic conditions. The survey reveals that 2012 was a year in which organizations either made or planned to make significant changes in order to cope with mounting economic stress.
Click here to view Nonprofit Finance Fund's 2013 Survey
February 2013 - LEGISLATOR ENGAGEMENT
On February 11, 2013, Heartland Alliance and The Shriver Center sponsored a webinar on Legislator Engagement.
- How to initially engage with new legislators
- The importance of building a working relationship with new legislators
- How to make a meeting with your legislator successful
- Creating and developing your story and advocacy toolkit
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OCTOBER 2012 - CARE COORDINATION
On October 18, 2012, The Shriver Center presented a webinar for providers on Care Coordination. Attendees learned more about what Care Coordination is and what it means for them and their clients. It also included information on the Care Coordination Innovations Project, the impact of these projects on health, housing, and human service providers, and what impact these projects will have on the Illinois Medicaid program's long-term fiscal health.
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On October 17, 2011, Illinois Partners for Human Service partnered with the Sargent Shriver Center on Poverty Law and Illinois Maternal & Child Health Coalition to present two webinars on Healthcare Reform and the Affordable Care Act.
An Overview of the Affordable Care Act and Its Implementation in Illinois for Human Service Providers
What impact will the Affordable Care Act (ACA) have on human service providers and local service delivery? How will the people we serve benefit from healthcare reform? What do providers need to be planning for to best assist the people we serve? This webinar will inform on how the ACA will impact who receives health coverage, how people access health care, the Medicaid program, and availability of services.
An Overview of the Affordable Care Act and Its Implementation in Illinois for CEOs of Human Service Providers
How will the Affordable Care Act (ACA) impact the health insurance marketplace? How will it impact human services organizations and employers as well as service providers? What changes to current human services programs and funding streams are likely to result? How should human services organizations be planning for these changes and engaging in advocacy to ensure continued access for the people we serve? This webinar was designed to inform CEOs, CFOs and leaders of human services organizations.
Click Here for Advocacy for a Strong Human Services Sector - February 2010