unifying our human service voice

2018 NJHSA Conference

The conference will focus on the role that NJHSA and its member agencies can play to strengthen each other as well as provide the highest level of service to constituents through innovation, service delivery and best practices, successful collaborations, and advocacy and government affairs. 

Sheraton Grand Chicago Hotel

Sheraton Grand Chicago | 301 E North Water Street | Chicago, IL 60611   
888-627-7106 | sheratonchicago.com  

2018 NJHSA Conference

Unifying Our Human Service Voice

April 29 - May 1, 2018

Sheraton Grand Chicago

Chicago, IL

Sheraton Grand Chicago

NJHSA Group Rate:  $189 

Cut-Off Date: March 24, 2018 

Contact: 888-627-7106 

Reservation Link


View the tentative conference schedule, learn more about conference functions and REGISTER!

Schedule (Tentative)

Sunday, April 29th

Note: All meals are kosher and under rabbinic supervision.

Pre-Conference:  Executive Briefing (10-11:30am)
***NJHSA Member Agency CEOs/Executive Directors are invited to this informal gathering designed to connect recently appointed CEO’s/ED’s to the full CEO/ED cohort. The meeting will also offer an insider’s briefing on the development of the Network, its goals for 2018 and beyond and opportunities for engagement.***
Opening Plenary Lunch (begins at noon)

Breakout Sessions

Performance & Networking Reception

Monday, April 30th

Awards & Plenary Breakfast

Breakout Sessions

Optional Luncheons

Breakout Sessions

Sponsor Showcase & Refreshment Break

Breakout Sessions

Filming Screening & Discussion

Tuesday, May 1st

General Breakfast

NJHSA Board of Directors Meeting

Breakout Sessions

Closing Plenary (concludes at noon)

Post-Conference:  JFNA Person Centered Trauma-Informed Programming (noon - 5pm)

***JFNA will host a post-conference Training Workshop on building a Person-Centered, Trauma- Informed agency and culture. We encourage attendance by JFNA subgrantees and agency leadership who want to learn how to make their organizations more PCTI. *** 

Cost:  $0 for Bravo or Charlie Cohort – up to 3 people per agency for free (Kosher lunch included)

           $65 for any other attendees (Kosher lunch included)

*Attendees must register separately.
(Registration link coming soon.)

For more information, email HolocaustCenter@JewishFederations.org

Conference Sponsors

Social Solutions Global

Social Solutions gives nonprofits a full line of comprehensive case management tools, designed to meet your current needs and grow with you over time. 

Diversified Foods Inc.

Diversified Foods, Inc. is a multi-faceted food marketing and distribution company servicing the retail, food service, and non-profit sectors. 

CARF International

CARF International is an independent, nonprofit accreditor of health and human services. 


Sharsheret is a Jewish breast cancer organization that helps women and their families face breast cancer 


Partner with NJHSA and be a Sponsor at the Conference. Learn more about the various levels of sponsorship and opportunities to connect with the Network.