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A National Strategy for Enabling Adults with Intellectual Disabilities

Publication date: 
06/01/2012
‘My Thinker’s Not Working’: A National Strategy for Enabling Adults with Intellectual Disabilities Affected by Dementia to Remain in Their Community and Receive Quality Supports
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A State-by-State Report Card on Access to Palliative Care in our Nation’s Hospitals

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05/01/2011
This report, an update of the 2008 publication America’s Care of Serious Illness: A State-by-State Report Card on Access to Palliative Care in Our Nation’s Hospitals, is the result of collaboration between the Center to Advance Palliative Care (CAPC) and the National Palliative Care Research Center (NPCRC). Highlighting the current prevalence of hospital palliative care programs, the report was undertaken in an effort to understand changes in access to such programs in the United States.
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Creative Placemaking

Publication date: 
06/01/2010
In creative placemaking, partners from public, private, non-profit and community sectors strategically shape the physical and social character of a neighborhood, town, city or region around arts and cultural activities. Creative placemaking animates public and private spaces, rejuvenates structures and streetscapes, improves local business viability and public safety, and brings diverse people together to celebrate, inspire and be inspired.
 
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The Door Has Opened: New Form 990 Creates Strategic Opportunities and Risks for Nonprofit Organizations

Publication date: 
06/01/2009

This article guides nonprofit staff and board members to be alert to the new Form 990 changes' strategic implications and to have tools to manage them successfully. If prepared, nonprofit organizations can capitalize on the opportunities created by the increased transparency. If unprepared, they may be unnecessarily subjected to potentially damaging external risks.

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Report Briefs on Preventing Mental, Emotional, and Behavioral Disorders Among Young People

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03/01/2009
Preventing Mental, Emotional, and Behavioral Disorders Among Young People updates a 1994 Institute of Medicine book, Reducing Risks for Mental Disorders, focusing special attention on the research base and program experience with younger populations that have emerged since that time. Two Report Briefs are included in this link 1) Report Brief for Policymakers and 2) A Focus on Cost and Benefits.
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The Nonprofit Quarterly's Study on (U.S.) Nonprofit and Philanthropic Infrastructure

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01/01/2009
The study maps and examines the strengths and weaknesses of the network that supports nonprofits and philanthropy in the U.S. Major findings address who is getting best served among nonprofits and why. The study also includes a provocative sub-study of the financial models of infrastructure organizations.
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