Featured Events & Resources


APHSA Announces New President and CEO
Human services leader Reggie Bicha has been appointed President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the American Public Human Services Association (APHSA). Bicha is a social worker, administrator, educator, and national leader with extensive experience focused on child welfare, education, employment, early childhood, and healthcare at the county, state, and national levels. He will assume his responsibilities as President & CEO of APHSA on February 5, 2024.
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Check Out Our Strategic Playbook and Action Plan
We are excited to publicly share our 2023 Action Plan that aims to ensure our association-wide efforts are focused on what is top of mind for our members—leaders from state, county, and city human services agencies. Our focus areas for the year—moving human services upstream, advancing social and economic mobility, and strengthening the human services sector—help to advance our Strategic Playbook which has been recently updated to best align with our desired future state for human services.
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Featured APHSA Publications

Policy & Practice
The most authoritative magazine in human services. Its comprehensive coverage offers insight from top experts on issues that affect your profession and the people you serve.

You can learn more about our e-newsletters, bringing you important updates from the Hill and the Administration, as well as resources, events, and more.

The Catalyst
Our blog, authored by APHSA staff, members, and partners, provides readers with the latest experiences, ideas, and innovations in human services.

Career Opportunities

Are you motivated by the desired future state of human services? Do you want to help build well-being from the ground up? Join the APHSA team! Check Out Our Open Opportunities »

We also serve as a gateway for job opportunities throughout the human services sector. Employers look to APHSA for assistance filling open positions and job seekers will find many prospects from across the country. Visit the Career Center »

Organizational Effectiveness


Our team helps strengthen agency performance and capacity by using the Value Curve, DAPIM™, and more! Check about our services and products proven to improve client outcomes.

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Current Conferences & Events

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Join us throughout the year for various events, conferences, and webinars. As details are finalized, view agendas, registration, and travel information. Access resources from recent past events, too.

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City &

Through APHSA’s National Council of Local Human Services Administrators, health and human services leaders work to advance policy and practice—generating solutions that build thriving communities.

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