Showcasing Innovations in Human Services


credit: Wikipedia

The strategy in the "Philadelphia Social Innovations Journal (PSIJ)" is launched by two Philadelphia social services entrepreneurs to spread the word about what works and what doesn't.

Long-time social-services practitioners in Philadelphia have welcomed PSIJ's increasing momentum. The publication "has elevated the conversation in Philadelphia and fostered cross-sector collaboration as a convener.


Read the Entire Article


Federal Programs Related to - Human Services, General/Other

Programs that support the personal and social development of individuals and families; provide care, protection and supervision; and enhance the individual's independence and ability to manage his or her own resources.

See also: Food (K03); Health Care (Major Group E); Housing (Major Group L); Legal Services (I05); Mental Health, Substance Abuse (Major Group F); Recreation & Sports (Major Group N); Youth Development (Major Group O)

Use references: Community Services; Multiservice Programs; Neighborhood Multipurpose Centers; Settlement House Programs; Social Services; Social Work

Federal Programs Related to - Civil Rights, Social Action & Advocacy, General/Other

Programs that focus on protecting and promoting the broad civil rights and civil liberties of individuals and work to change public policy and opinion in a variety of areas.

See also: +COMMON CODE Advocacy (**B); Hate Crimes Prevention (I02.07); Housing Discrimination (I05.08); Voter Services (W08.05)




Social Entrepreneurship
Spotlight



Heartsong Ceremonies for Today’s World

Heartsong Ceremonies for Today’s World
Danu  Fox founded Heartsong Ceremonies when she observed the majority of the population no longer go...



Social Sector Jobs

  Program Director Jobs
  Executive Director Jobs
  Foundation Related Jobs
  Human Services Jobs
  Fundraising & Development Jobs