Did you miss one of our webinars or presentations? Would you like to listen to our most recent podcast? If so – you can find all of that here!
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June 28, 2022
Click here to see the recording of our virtual Human Services Advocacy Network (HSAN) discussion the past, present and future of the Cuyahoga County Diversion Center.
December 17, 2021
Click here to see the recording of our virtual Human Services Advocacy Network (HSAN) discussion on the importance of knowing racism’s impact on public health.
October 8, 2021
Click here to see the recording of our virtual Medicaid Institute discussion on discussion about strategies on how to remediate Ohio’s poor performance in infant and maternal health and the role of midwives in eliminating disparities in outcomes.
August 14, 2020
Click here to see the slides and a recording of our The Impact of COVID-19 on Women and Girls in the US Webinar featuring panelists State Senator Nickie Antonio (D-Lakewood), Iris Harvey, the President and CEO of Planned Parenthood of Greater Ohio, and Sarah Pariser, the Director of Grants and Programs, The Women’s Fund of Central Ohio!
June 19, 2020
The Center for Community Solutions, hosted an HSAN webinar with Rep. Marcia Fudge (D-Warrensville Heights) where she and advocates talked about how to ensure people have access to food both during and after the COVID-19 pandemic. Thank you to Rep. Fudge and her staff!
June 12, 2020
The Center for Community Solutions hosted a webinar where advocates talked about How COVID-19 has impacted older adults, adult protective services and home and community based services. Click here to download a PDF copy of the slides.
June 5, 2020
The Center for Community Solutions hosted a webinar where advocates talked about behavioral health, developmental disabilities, multi-system youth and the pandemic. Click here to download a PDF copy of the slides.
June 4, 2020
The Center for Community Solutions hosted a webinar where advocates talked about the need to increase federal Medicaid funding during the COVID-19 pandemic to help those who are most vulnerable and the state’s economy overall. Click here to download a PDF copy of the slides.
May 29, 2020
The Center for Community Solutions hosted a webinar on May 29 where advocates talked about the COVID-19 pandemic and its effect on housing and the homeless. Click here to download a PDF copy of the slides.
May 8, 2020
The Center for Community Solutions hosted a webinar on May 8 where Emily Campbell talked about the results to our COVID-19 survey asking interested parties how the pandemic has affected them. Click here to download a PDF copy of the slides.
Here are links to other surveys Emily referenced during her presentation
- Business Volunteers Unlimited: http://bvuvolunteers.org/nonprofit-survey/
- Philanthropy Ohio: https://www.philanthropyohio.org/resources/ohio-nonprofit-covid-19-survey-report
- Cleveland Federal Reserve: https://www.clevelandfed.org/our-research/indicators-and-data/consumers-and-covid-19.aspx
- Pew Research Center: https://www.pewresearch.org/topics/coronavirus-disease-2019-covid-19/
May 1, 2020
The Center for Community Solutions, hosted a webinar on May 1 where advocates talked about how counties and county caseworkers are responding to the COVID-19 pandemic. Click here to download a PDF copy of the slides.
April 21, 2020
The Center for Community Solutions hosted a webinar on April 21 where advocates talked about social isolation and seniors during the pandemic. Click here to download a PDF copy of the slides.
April 17, 2020
The Center for Community Solutions, in partnership with Advocates for Ohio’s Future, hosted a webinar on Friday, April 1 where advocates from the Ohio Association of Foodbanks, the Greater Cleveland Foodbank, the Children’s Hunger Alliance and The Center for Community Solutions discussed what COVID-19 means for food access. Click here to download a PDF copy of the slides.
To support the federal recommendations in the webinar, please consider contacting your members of Congress to ask for their support of a 15% increase in SNAP benefits and an extension of the Pandemic EBT program. Ohio’s own Representative Marcia Fudge has been a national leader on these issues and recently spearheaded a letter from 130+ members of Congress calling for anti-hunger provisions to be prioritized in the next coronavirus relief package.
April 10, 2020
The Center for Community Solutions, in partnership with Advocates for Ohio’s Future, hosted a webinar on Friday, April 10 where advocates from the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities and Policy Matters Ohio discussed what COVID-19 means for policy and what potential policy changes could mean to you. Click here to download a PDF copy of the slides.
April 3, 2020
On Friday, April 3, The Center for Community Solutions in partnership with Advocates for Ohio’s Future, hosted the first in a series of Friday webinars about policy changes in light of the COVID-19 pandemic with experts from Community Catalyst, a national consumer health advocacy organization. Watch the webinar with Rachelle Brill, Senior Policy Analyst for Together For Medicaid and Eva Marie Stahl, Associate Director of Policy for the Children’s Health Initiative below.
March 20, 2020
On Friday March 20, Community Solutions hosted its first virtual HSAN event with Representative Jeff Crossman (D-Parma) and Representative Terrence Upchurch (D-Cleveland). The event was moved online due to concerns about the coronavirus. Much of the conversation focused around health and human services during the pandemic and also what priorities would be moving beyond the emergency.
September 24, 2019
The Center for Community Solutions hosted a webinar on Data Visualization on September 24, 2019. Research Associate Kate Warren shared tips and tricks and gave advice on the best way to present your data in a visual way. Below you will find slides from the presentation as well as a recording of the webinar.
August 19, 2019
The Center for Community Solutions hosted a panel discussion on the upcoming Cuyahoga County budget process. Please email email@example.com for more information.
July 25, 2019
The Center for Community Solutions hosted a webinar on #Census2020 on July 25, 2019. We provided information on why getting a complete count is so important for Ohio, details on what to expect moving forward and more information about how your organization can get involved. The webinar featured Research Associate Kate Warren, Policy Director at Children’s Defense Fund-Ohio Ashon McKenzie, Esq., Jennifer Lumpkin of Cleveland Neighborhood Progress and Advocacy & Engagement Coordinator at Cleveland Neighborhood Progress Devontá Dickey. Below you will find a recording of the webinar.
May 9, 2019
Community Solutions’ policy team took a closer look at what’s in Ohio’s state budget – including up to the minute analysis on changes that have happened throughout the process.
Columbus-based Public Policy Director, Tara Britton, Loren Anthes, Public Policy Fellow at Community Solutions’ Medicaid Policy Center, and Policy and Research Assistant, Adam White, will answer your questions and take a closer look at the state budget, placing particular emphasis on health and human services issues.
May 6, 2019
Webinar: Medicaid Managed Care in Ohio: Past, Present and Future
Nearly 90% of Medicaid enrollees receive their benefits through Ohio’s system of managed care which means significant tax dollars flow through these organizations.
Over the last few years, managed care organizations have acted as one of the main instruments for creating value in the program. With the Ohio Department of Medicaid’s announcement to rebid these contracts, The Center for Community Solutions will take a look at where Ohio is today and possible policies for the future. Loren Anthes, a Public Policy Fellow with Community Solutions’ Medicaid Policy Center, hosted a webinar on the topic on May 6, 2019.
Scroll down to see a recording of the webinar.
January 11, 2019
The Center for Community Solutions’ President and Executive Director, John Corlett, kicked off The City Club of Cleveland’s 2019 forums on January 11, 2019.
His speech was a part of The City Club’s “Local Heroes” series, and took a look at the State of Ohio’s budget and policies and offered potential solutions.
Watch the video of his speech, courtesy of The City Club, below.