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Announcing the 2017 NOHS National Conference alt

The 2017 National Organization for Human Services conference will be held in Des Moines, Iowa, October 18-21

Conference Theme: Community Connections - Bridging the Gaps Between the Community, Academia, and the Human Services Profession



Hotel: Embassy Suites Hotel Des Moines Downtown


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Greetings and welcome to 2017!

For more than 40 years, the National Organization for Human Services (NOHS) has provided meaningful and effective professional development opportunities through its annual conferences. Over the years, NOHS has successfully brought together thousands of students, educators, practitioners, administrators, researchers, policymakers and representatives from colleges and universities, business and government, all of whom share our mission of transforming and strengthening the lives of individuals and communities.

NOHS is seeking workshop proposals for its 42nd Annual Conference to be held October 18-21, 2017 in Des Moines, Iowa. The theme for this year’s conference is Community Connections: Bridging the Gaps between the Community, Academia and the Human Service Profession. We welcome proposals that offer strength-based strategies and action-oriented solutions that aims to improve connections that impacts all aspects of human services; and will assist participants with bridging those gaps in their local communities and state.

Submissions must be completed by 11:59pm Sunday, February 25, 2017