Families and communities are stronger when they have access

to the vital building blocks of health and well being.

Click on the houses to learn more about the services

community-based organizations deliver every day.

Community-based organizations, working in partnership with government and the philanthropic sector, provide those building blocks.
A National Imperative: Joining Forces to Strengthen Human Services in America is a report commissioned by the Alliance for Strong Families and Communities and the American Public Human Services Association (APHSA) and produced by Oliver Wyman and SeaChange Capital Partners.
Funding for the project was provided by The Kresge Foundation and the Ballmer Group, with additional support from the Health Foundation for Western & Central New York, Mutual of America, Selective Insurance Company of America, and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.
This groundbreaking report focuses on human services community-based organizations, their economic and social impact, and the need to preserve and strengthen their critical role in building foundational supports that contribute to the health and well-being of individuals, families and communities.
Watch the recording of the report release webinar, which included a presentation from Susan Dreyfus, president and CEO of the Alliance; Tracy Wareing Evans, president and CEO of the APHSA; and Dylan Roberts, partner with Oliver Wyman, of the findings and recommendations from the report.
For media inquiries, contact Jennifer Devlin of the Alliance.
For speaking engagements and partnership and dissemination opportunities, contact National Imperative staff.

A National Imperative Toolkit Materials

Join the Alliance in sharing and promoting A National Imperative: Joining Forces to Strengthen Human Services in America, its findings, and proposed solutions to your local community, partners, stakeholders, constituents, and media through this toolkit of materials. We encourage you to find ways to customize these materials to highlight the work you are doing at a local level to contribute to the support of stronger families and communities.