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Update on #IPv6 Motion

I am not surprised to learn from FCC that my policy motion on IPv6 has not been accepted for debate at Conference in Glasgow this autumn. 124 more words

Conference

Partners in Prevention: MRA and The Surgeon General's Call to Action to Prevent Skin Cancer

Two years ago, the Melanoma Research Alliance (MRA) met with Dr. Howard Koh, the Assistant Secretary for Health at the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), and asked the question that launched a milestone project to elevate melanoma and skin cancer on the agenda for public health: “How can MRA do more in partnership with government health agencies in the fight against skin cancer and melanoma?” 325 more words

News

Housing fit for the future

A large number of organisations have recognised that there is a gaping hole in the National Infrastructure Plan – the bricks and mortar of our existing housing stock. 183 more words

Policy

CDCAN: IHSS OVERTIME STAKEHOLDER MEETINGS BY DEPT OF SOCIAL SERVICES SET FOR JULY 28, 29 & AUG 11TH

SACRAMENTO, CA (CDCAN LAST UPDATED 07/23/2014 – 06:37 AM) – The Department of Social Services, the state agency that oversees statewide the In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS) program that serves over 460,000 children and adults with disabilities, mental health needs, the blind and seniors, is convening three public stakeholder meetings at the Department of Social Services building in Sacramento on July 28th, 29th  and August 11th from 1:00 to 3:00 PM covering how the State will implement overtime for IHSS workers. 372 more words

Seniors

Home Improvement Fund gone!

It didn’t take long did it? The government had just got Green Deal out of a coma and into a recovery ward for six weeks and have already withdrawn some of the medication, leaving the patient in a twilight zone somewhere between meaningful life and torpor. 157 more words

Green Deal

Nonprofits’ Fractured Partnership with Government

by Jo DeBolt for La Piana Consulting
Originally published on La Piana Consulting’s blog. View the original post here.

At what cost and for how long? 359 more words

National Human Services Assembly

VOTE for NN4Y's Recommended Amendments to USICH's Opening Doors

The National Network for Youth gathered input from the field, hosted a national conference call with members, and has submitted ideas for the changes it would like to see included in the 2014 Opening Doors Amendment. 232 more words

National Human Services Assembly