News — Board and Members News
The proposed legislation would bring salaries paid to staff of human services provider organization in line with those paid to state workers doing similar jobs.
Nominated by other Council members, these organizations are singled out for their contributions and innovation in the Massachusetts human services sector.
The three recipients are employed by member agencies and the women are pursuing master's degrees at Salem State University, Suffolk University and Clark University.
Convention attendees determined the winner of The Caring Force's Sixth Annual Broadcast Your Love of Human Services Contest.
The Providers' Council recognized 13 individuals and organizations that have made notable impacts in the Massachusetts human services sector during the last year.
The day featured remarks from Gov. Charlie Baker, EOHHS Sec. Marylou Sudders and a keynote speech from Steve Pemberton.
The top three photos in the sixth annual Caring Force contest come from Bridgewell, Bristol Elder Services and Doc Wayne Youth Services.
Job views and "Apply" clicks are surging on new jobs board, led by social media ad, MBTA ads.
For more than 40 years, the Providers' Council has been bringing together human services providers, staff, consumers and other stakeholders for an annual celebration and day of professional development.
There are a record number of entries to vote on this year, so check out Facebook, Twitter and Instagram to see them all.
Today, we're also thrilled to announce that Governor Charlie Baker will join us at the largest convening of human services professionals in the Northeast and address the more than 1,100 convention attendees during the day's lunch program.
A few years ago, the federal government adopted grants reforms designed in part to improve the way governments at all levels treat nonprofits that perform services on their behalf. Notably, the reforms, known as the OMB Uniform Guidance, provide that nonprofits are entitled to be reimbursed by state and local governments for some or all of their indirect costs when federal money is in the funding stream.
Since 1998, the Peer Provider Awards have been presented to outstanding organizations as recognized by their peers.
Council offers members another tool to help with hiring and retaining qualified staff.
The loan repayment legislation - H.116 and S.42 - would help low-paid human services workers alleviate some of their student loan debt.
Registration is now open for the Providers' Council convention, which brings more than 1,000 human services professionals and stakeholders to Boston each year.
The Providers' Council and Human Service Forum will host a session exclusively for their members to meet staff from local colleges and universities, network with school officials, and learn about their internship opportunities and career placement services.
The Council's online learning management system continues to expand to provide cost-effective education opportunities for members.
Enter photos that show your programs, pride, parades, patriotism and more in the Sixth Annual Broadcast Your Love Photo Contest. And don't forget the logo!
Joining other statewide associations on Tuesday, June 13, the Providers' Council testified at the State House before the Joint Committee on Revenue against four bills that seek to institute payments in lieu of taxes or create burdensome regulations for tax-exempt nonprofit organizations.