Information, Research and Analysis

  • Ongoing communications to keep members informed about current issues, trends and meetings
  • Access to national issues via our membership to Child Welfare League of America (CWLA), Alliance for Stronger Families and Communities, Foster Family-based Treatment Association (FFTA) and National Organization of State Alliances for Children (NOSAC)
  • Analysis of policy, practice and research

Representation through Lobbying and Advocacy

  • Representation at policy and practice decision-making ‘tables’ that help form the direction of child welfare issues in Georgia
  • Professional lobbyist services in developing and tracking legislation

Benefits – the Alliance and her corporate sponsors/partners improve services and can save your agency thousands of dollars annually

  • Accreditation Guru 
  • Capella University - 10% reduction in tuition and special programs
  • Care Purchasing Services – large agencies report as much as $25,000 annual savings
  • CARF International
  • CiDrep - special discounts in products and services
  • Company Mileage - special discounts
  • Council on Accreditation (COA) – 25%
  • eCase Notes - special discounts
  • First Non-Profit Insurance – up to 15% off auto and package every two years and up to 25% off every third year
  • Hamby and Aloisio Insurance - team of experts representing many insurance underwriters, has been providing insurance and risk management services to Social Service Agencies since 1989; to Together Georgia since 1994.
  • Hands on America – 10%
  • InBound Center - special discounts
  • LBIC Consulting Services - 10%
  • OneLogix IT consultation – 20%
  • ProSolutions online training – 20%
  • ShareNote
  • Unemployment Services Trust (UST) - special program
  • Walden University - 10% tuition reduction 

Professional Development/Consultation for Business Transformation

  • Executive Director’s network (30 years as an attorney in child welfare in Georgia of which 16 years served as Juvenile Court Judge; work with Georgia's Family Treatment Courts as a Casey Family Programs Consultant; work on national and state legislative and policy changes in child welfare) 
  • Staff support (7 years private sector, 7 public sector and 13 in Association)
  • Enhancement of agency’s credentials with opportunities for staff development
  • Assistance in finding qualified staff through the Alliance’s online Job Bank.
  • Networking opportunities with important stakeholders
  • Participate in regular chapter meetings with colleagues formed around similar interests, disciplines and concerns - Child Caring Institutions (CCI), Child Placement Agencies (CPA), Family Preservation and Behavioral Health Providers.

Reputation and Influence

  • Demonstrate your commitment to higher standards in child welfare services by your observance of the Alliance’s code of ethics.
  • Be part of an Alliance that is a voice for children and families in Georgia, and the providers that serve them.