A number of human services executives, business group officials and membership association leaders told the Department of Unemployment Assistance on Monday that changes are needed to the recently released draft regulations creating an EMAC Supplement Hardship Waiver. Providers’ Council President/CEO Michael Weekes, Road to Responsibility President/CEO Chris White and Bridgewell Interim CEO Chris Tuttle were
Back to school doesn’t have to mean just the kids. The Providers’ Council is building an impressive fall lineup of professional development opportunities, beginning in September. On Friday, Sept. 28 the Council and The Institute of Student Loan Advisors (TISLA) will host an information session on the Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) program from 10
The Providers’ Council is pleased to announce the winners of the early-bird convention registration drawing are Justin Moniz of Amego, Inc., who will receive a complimentary overnight stay at the Marriott Copley Place Hotel, and Dawn Decosta of Tempus Unlimited, who receives a half-day Council training. The winners were randomly selected from registrations for the
The Providers’ Council is now accepting nominations for the 2018 Peer Provider Awards, which will be presented in front of more than 1,100 attendees during the 43rd Annual Convention & Expo: RISE! on Thursday, Sept. 20th at the Marriott Copley Place Hotel in Boston. Since 1998, the Peer Provider Awards have been recognizing Council member
The Massachusetts state House and Senate overwhelming approved a $41.88 billion Fiscal Year 2019 budget late Wednesday afternoon that includes about $340 million in additional spending due to higher-than-projected state tax revenues.