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17
Aug

FACA announces the Introduction to ROMA Training V5.0 on December 2nd-3rd, 2015 in Tallahassee, Florida.
Click here to register for the Introduction to ROMA Training V5.0!


17
Aug

Regional Performance and Innovation Consortia IVA (RPIC IVA) CSBG Eligible Entities (CEEs) Survey: Grant Year 01 Feedback
The State Associations within the Regional Performance and Innovation Consortia IVA (RPIC IVA) (Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi) have designed a brief survey in an effort to improve the quality of training & technical assistance (T/TA) services and information dissemination activities provided within this Region. This information will be utilized to identify knowledge, skills, and training needed by the RPIC IVA Network to meet the Organizational Standards, enhance communication methods, develop or identify resources within the network, and to ensure that we are directing current resources to areas of greatest need and demand. As such, each State Association i.e. Alabama, Florida, Georgia and Mississippi is conducting this survey from which we will compile regional results and further enhance our regional capacity building strategy. Please complete the survey as soon as possible but no later Friday, September 11.
To complete the survey please CLICK HERE!


13
Aug

FACA announces the Sharpen your Strategic Plan Training on October 27th-28th, 2015 in Tallahassee, Florida.
Click here to register for the Sharpen your Strategic Plan Training!


12
Aug

FACA announces the Succession Planning: Ensuring a Seamless Transition Training on September 24th, 2015 in Orlando, Florida.
Click here to register for the Succession Planning: Ensuring a Seamless Transition Training!


31
July

Florida CAA Network to Receive $1.2M in Funding from Florida Attorney General Settlement!!!
“Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi held a press conference on July 8 at Stetson’s Tampa Law Center to announce a $136 million joint state-federal settlement with Chase Bank USA N.A. and Chase Bankcard Services Inc. for its unlawful credit card debt collection practices. The settlement was reached with Chase and 48 attorneys general, the District of Columbia, and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. Florida will receive the largest remedial payment of any state in the settlement. Attorney General Bondi announced that $15.3 million will go to 47 non-profit organizations across the state to be used for legal services, financial literacy, and other programs related to assisting Floridians with managing debt.”
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30
July

FACA announces the Case Management Training Webinar: Valuing Customers and their Satisfaction on September 1, 2015.
Click here to register for the Case Management Training Webinar: Valuing Customers and their Satisfaction!
Click here to register for the Sample Survey Questions, Answers and Tips!


30
July

FACA announces the following Upcoming Trainings in 2015!


23
June

FACA Releases FY2016 Board Quarterly Meeting Schedule!


20
May

2015 FACA Conference Training Materials:
Developing A Broader Understanding of ROMA Workshop PowerPoint
Leadership Team Building Workshop PowerPoints
United Way ALICE Report: Florida Meet ALICE Slides
PART 1: Why Millions of People Can No Longer Make a Living: America’s Working Poor, its former Middle Class Presentation
PART 2: Strategies in Today’s Economy to Reduce Poverty: A Presentation of the White Paper Presentation
PART 2: Strategies in Today’s Economy to Reduce Poverty: CED Partnerships CDCs & CAAs
Getting Ahead-Staying Ahead Workshop PowerPoint


1
Apr.

FACA announces the 35th Annual Training Conference, May 12-15, 2015, Rosen Plaza Hotel, Orlando, Florida
Click here to download the FACA 35th Annual Training Conference Schedule of Events!
Click here to Register for the FACA 35th Annual Training Conference!
Click here for the SAVE-THE-DATE!
Click here to submit a FACA 35th Annual Training Conference Presentation Proposal!
Click here to submit an Advertisement or Sponsorship for the FACA 35th Annual Training Conference!
Click here to be an Exhibitor at the FACA 35th Annual Training Conference!
Click here to download the FACA 35th Annual Training Conference FACA Storyboard Competition Information & Form!
Click here to download the FACA 35th Annual Training Conference Basket Raffle!
Click here to download the FACA 35th Annual Training Conference Community Action Agency of the Year Award!
Click here to download the FACA 35th Annual Training Conference Self Sufficiency Award Form and Submission Guidelines!
Click here to download the FACA 35th Annual Training Conference Volunteer of the Year Award Form and Submission Guidelines!


3
Feb.

Click here to access the Community Action Partnership CSBG Organizational Standards, ROMA Next Generation, and Performance Management Activities!
Click here to access the Community Action Partnership National Training Center CSBG T/TA Resource Center!


21
Jan.

FACA Announces the Financial Management and Oversight Training in Orlando on March 19, 2015.
Click here for the SAVE-THE-DATE!
Click here to register for the Financial Management and Oversight Training!


18
Dec.

FACA Announces the rescheduled Head Start CLASS Reliability Certification Training on February 26-27, 2014 in Orlando, Florida. Registration will end on January 1. Happy Holidays!
Click here to download the SAVE-THE-DATE!
Click here to register for the Head Start CLASS Reliability Certification Training!


22
Oct.

FACA announces that the Head Start CLASS Overview Training scheduled for November 4-5 in Orlando has been cancelled due to low enrollment! All Registration Fees have been refunded based on the original payment method. Any questions please contact the FACA Office (850)224-4774.


17
Oct.

FACA reschedules Head Start CLASS Reliability Certification Training in Orlando on December 16-17, 2014.


24
Sept.

FACA Announces OMB Super Circular Fundamentals Training in Orlando on December 2, 2014.
Click here to download the SAVE-THE-DATE!
Click here to register for the OMB Super Circular Fundamentals Training!


22
Sept.

FACA Announces Head Start CLASS Training in Orlando on November 4-5, 2014.
Click here to download the SAVE-THE-DATE!
Click here to register for the Head Start CLASS Training!


17
Sept.

Videos from Community Action’s 50th Anniversary Convention!
  1. Beyond These Hills featuring a conversation between Sargent Shriver, the first director of the federal Office of Economic Opportunity (OEO), and evangelist Billy Graham.
  2. The Spirit Moving – Community Action in Flight from 1964-2014 - keynote address by Juan Williams, honorary CCAP, commentator and author.
  3. A Conversation with Sister Simone Campbell: Leading the Way for the 100%, and (4) Robert Egger's Leadership Day keynote address.


8
Sept.

FACA Announces October 2014 Case Management Trainings in Tallahassee and Orlando.
Click here to download the SAVE-THE-DATE!
Click here to register for the Tallahassee Case Management Training!
Click here to register for the Orlando Case Management Training!


25
Aug.

FACA FY2015 Board Meeting Schedule
Click here to download the schedule.


7
Aug.

FACA Releases Statewide Training Plan Survey to be completed and returned by August 15. Click here to download the Survey!


7
Aug.

FACA Announces September 2014 ROMA Trainings in Tallahassee and Orlando. Click here to download the SAVE-THE-DATE!
Click here to register for the Tallahassee ROMA Training!
Click here to register for the Orlando ROMA Training!


3
June

Click here to download selected presentations from the FACA 34th Annual Training Conference!
Jeannie Chaffin Presentation Collective Impact Links
NASCSP Building Capacity in States to Respond to Poverty Issues Presentation
NASCSP Florida 2013 CSBG Highlights Presentation
NASCSP ROMA Center of Excellence (COE) Update Presentation
William Killingsworth Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO) Presentation
Michael Boone Business Process Reengineering Process (BPR) Presentation
Michael Boone Strategic Planning Presentation
John W. Edwards, Jr. Life Mastery Vision Workshop Presentation
John W. Edwards, Jr. Succession Planning Presentation
DEO Workforce Services Overview 2014 FACA Presentation
Get Know Career Source Central Florida Presentation
Brian Tipton The New OMB Super Circular Presentation
OMB Federal Register December 26, 2013


23
Apr.

Click here to read the CSBG Dear Colleague Letter Updates on Accountability and Performance Management and the OMB Omni Circular!


7
Apr.

Click here to read the OCS CSBG Dear Colleague Organizational Standards IM Draft! Comment period extended to April 25, 2014.


18
Mar.

FACA announces the following upcoming trainings listed below:
Click here to register for the Professional Development for Administrative/Clerical Support Staff Training rescheduled to April 2, 2014 in Orlando, Florida!
Click here to register for The Essentials of Supervision Training rescheduled to April 3, 2014 in Orlando, Florida!


13
Mar.

"OCS Dear Colleague Letter on State and Federal Draft Performance Measures" is now available with "Draft State Accountability Measures" for review and feedback by emailing CSBG-Feedback@Urban.org!


28
Feb.

FACA announces the 34th Annual Training Conference, May 13-16, 2014, Rosen Plaza Hotel, Orlando, Florida. Guestrooms have been blocked at a rate of $119 single/double. Reservations can be made by calling 1-800-627-8258 group code Florida Association for Community Action 2014 Annual Meeting. The rate cutoff date April 18, 2014.
Click here to download the FACA 34th Annual Training Conference Schedule of Events!
Click here to download the Pre-Conference Human Services Leadership Institute flyer!
Click here to Register for the FACA 34th Annual Training Conference!
Click here to submit an Ad or be a Sponsor at the FACA 34th Annual Training Conference!
Click here to be an Exhibitor at the FACA 34th Annual Training Conference!
Click here to download the 2014 FACA Storyboard Competition Information & Form!
Click here to download the 2014 Basket Raffle Form!!
Click here to submit a FACA 34th Annual Training Conference Presentation Proposal!
Click here for the Save the Date!
Click here to download the FACA 34th Annual Training Conference Volunteer of the Year Award Nomination form and Submission Guidelines!
Click here to download the FACA 34th Annual Training Conference Self Sufficiency Award Nomination form and Submission Guidelines!
Click here to download the FACA 34th Annual Training Conference Community Action Agency of the Year Award Nomination form and Submission Guidelines!


25
Feb.

NASCSP ROMA Next Gen Center of Excellence releases ROMA Pilot Results from Missouri, North Carolina and Washington.
Click here to read the report ROMA Bundled Services Case Delivery Study.


21
Feb.

FACA announces that the Professional Development for Administrative/Clerical Support Staff Training has been rescheduled for March 18, 2014 at the Rosen Plaza Hotel in Orlando, Florida!


21
Feb.

FACA announces the Region III Community Needs Assessment & Planning Training April 23-24, 2014 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida!
This is a two (2) day training sponsored by the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity. The primary focus will be on how to conduct community needs assessments, strategic planning and community action plan development. The training will be presented by the National Association for State Community Service Programs (NASCSP) and provided at no charge to thirty (30) attendees/participants from the following Community Action Agencies:
  1. Broward County Department of Human Services
  2. Coalition of Florida Farmworker Organization, Inc.
  3. Charlotte County Department of Human Services
  4. Immokalee Multicultural Multipurpose CAA
  5. Economic Opportunity Council of Indian River
  6. Lee County Department of Human Services
  7. Miami Dade CAHSD
  8. Palm Beach County CAA
  9. St. Lucie County Department of HS/Treasure Coast CSA
Click here to download the Announcement.
Click here to register for the Region III Community Needs Assessment & Planning Training.


21
Feb.

FACA announces the Region II Community Needs Assessment & Planning Training March 26-27, 2014 in Orlando, Florida!
This is a two (2) day training sponsored by the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity. The primary focus will be on how to conduct community needs assessments, strategic planning and community action plan development. The training will be presented by the National Association for State Community Service Programs (NASCSP) and provided at no charge to thirty (30) attendees/participants from the following Community Action Agencies:
  1. Agricultural & Labor Programs, Inc.
  2. Brevard County Dept. of HHS
  3. Hillsborough County HHS CAP
  4. Lake Community Action Agency
  5. Manatee Community Action Agency
  6. Mid Florida Community Services
  7. Pinellas Opportunity Council
  8. Orange County Community Action Division
  9. Osceola Council on Aging
  10. Sarasota County HHS
  11. Seminole County Community Assistance
  12. Volusia County Department of Community Services
Click here to download the Announcement.
Click here to register for the Region II Community Needs Assessment & Planning Training.


18
Feb.

FACA announces the Doctors for America Florida Bus Tour to raise awareness among the uninsured about the new health benefits and financial assistance now available!
Click on the Orlando Flyer for Orlando Tour Schedule.
Click on the Tampa Flyer for Tampa Tour Schedule.
Click on the Jacksonville Flyer for Jacksonville Tour Schedule.


18
Feb.

FACA announces the 34th Annual Training Conference, May 13-16, 2014, Rosen Plaza Hotel, Orlando, Florida.
Click here to Register for the FACA 34th Annual Training Conference!
Click here to submit an Ad or be a Sponsor at the FACA 34th Annual Training Conference!
Click here to be an Exhibitor at the FACA 34th Annual Training Conference!
Click here to submit a FACA 34th Annual Training Conference Presentation Proposal!
Click here for the Save the Date!


7
Jan.

FACA announces the Region I Community Needs Assessment & Planning Training January 28-30, 2014 in Tallahassee, Florida!
This three (3) day free training is sponsored by the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity. It will focus on community needs assessments, strategic planning and community action plan development. The training will be presented by the National Association for State Community Service Programs (NASCSP) and provided at no charge to thirty (30) attendees/participants from the following six (6) Community Action Agencies:
      1. Capital Area CAA,
      2. Central Florida CAA,
      3. Community Action Program Committee,
      4. Northeast Florida CAA,
      5. Suwannee River EOC,
      6. Tri-County Community Council.
Click here to download the Announcement.
Click here to register for the Region I Community Needs Assessment & Planning Training.


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