News — Board and Members News
The Executive Office of Health and Human Services will hold two budget hearings over the next two weeks to receive public input regarding the office's FY '15 budget.
The Providers' Council is working with its nonprofit colleagues across the nation, and we need your help in improving the way governments interact with nonprofits through contracts and grants.
The Providers' Council and USI Insurance Services invite you to attend a members-only interactive breakfast seminar on the proposed Health Insurance Marketplace and how it will affect Massachusetts organizations. Don't miss the opportunity to learn how to ensure your organization will offer compliant coverage to avoid penalties.
The Commonwealth of Massachusetts posted an update on Comm-PASS on the Caring Together RFR on Wednesday afternoon.
Did you enjoy the videos from our Awards of Excellence ceremony? Was one of your staff members featured? You can now view all the videos online!
The Providers' Council held its 38th Annual Convention & Expo, Champions for Change, on Wednesday, November 6 at the Marriott Copley Place Hotel in Boston.
The Providers' Council today gave out 13 Awards of Excellence and four Peer Provider Awards at Champions for Change, the Council's 38th Annual Convention & Expo.
There's so much happening at the Providers' Council's 38th Annual Convention & Expo, Champions for Change, taking place on Wednesday, November 6 at the Marriott Copley Place Hotel in Boston. Find out about all the events!
Please help out Providers' Council partners by taking two short surveys.
The Providers' Council is pleased to congratulate the winners of the early-bird raffle for our 38th Annual Convention & Expo: Champions for Change, taking place Wednesday, November 6th at the Marriott Copley Place Hotel in Boston.
The next One Care Implementation Council meeting will take place on Friday, October 25.
The Providers' Council and three of its members testified on Tuesday, October 8 in support of a bill that could allow human services providers to aggregate for the purpose of purchasing health insurance.
Learn more about new trainings from the Providers' Council.
The Leadership Initiative aims to grow future leaders of the human services sector and provide a collaborative environment to share ideas and knowledge.
The state Operational Services Division informed the Providers' Council late Friday afternoon that it will not make any changes to the appeals procedure as it had planned to do earlier this year.
The Massachusetts Executive Office of Health and Human Services (EOHHS) and the Department of Children and Families are seeking the input of stakeholders as it designs a statewide, community-based network of Family Resource Centers (FRC).
Twelve years ago today, our nation changed forever. This morning, the Providers' Council remembers all of those affected by the national tragedy on Sept. 11, 2001. Local ceremonies are being held throughout the Commonwealth to remember those who lost their lives; relatives of victims joined Governor Patrick at the State House to remember their loved ones by reading their names aloud and recounting personal memories.
Please see below for an announcement from the Department of Mental Health regarding dialogue sessions it plans to hold in September to discuss Community Based Flexible Supports and the Chapter 257 rate-setting process. Please let Bill Yelenak know if you have questions.
The American Network of Community Options and Resources (ANCOR) has alerted us that thanks to efforts led by U.S. Senators Ben Cardin (D-MD) and Susan Collins (R-ME), the U.S. Senate unanimously approved a resolution designating next week as "National Direct Support Professional Recognition Week." Disability services providers across the country will mark the week by hosting celebrations to honor their direct support professionals.