ADVOCACY

NJHSA is constantly advocating on behalf of our Member Agencies and the communities they serve.

Learn about the most current issues the NETWORK is supporting below. 

Tommy Hilfiger Creates Adaptive Line of Clothing

Tommy Hilfiger is creating an adaptive line of clothing and is asking for volunteers to test samples of the line. Participants will receive a $200 donation to the charity of their choice. If your agency has staff or clients that would like to participate, names and corresponding email addresses can be sent to daniel.feld@possible.com for consideration. Learn more here.  

Share Your Expertise with US Thought Leaders

The Corporation for Supportive Housing (CSH) will be hosting its annual Summit at the Westin Bonaventure Hotel in Los Angeles, California, June 5-7, 2018. Network agencies are invited to submit proposals for the Summit through November 29th. Topics for proposals include: Equity: Policies and Practices; Population-Specific Strategies; Healthcare; Innovation Strategies; and Supportive Housing Management. Learn more here.

Join Us in Washington for Jewish Disability Advocacy Day 2018

February is Jewish Disability Awareness and Inclusion Month! This will be the 8th convening of Jewish Disability Advocacy Day (JDAD), which will be in Washington, DC on February 6, 2018. Jewish Disability Advocacy Day will take place from 9am-5pm on Tuesday, February 6th, on Capitol Hill. Early Bird Registration, which will last until November 15th, is $72 and includes a kosher breakfast (beginning at 8:30 am) and lunch. Registration fees will increase to $100 thereafter. Registration will close on January 12, 2018. Register and learn more here.