Human Services Connections

Join members of the executive committee of the Human Services Federation as they shine a weekly spotlight on the great work being done by the many nonprofit agencies in Lincoln and Lancaster County. The program features interviews with leaders from a different local agency each week and strives to engage our nonprofit community with the people who can benefit from its vast services.
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Andy Larson, Director of Operations of the Boys & Girls Clubs of LincolnLancaster County
(Human Services Connections - December 18, 2014)
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21:48 min
Brad Meyer, CEO of People's Health Center, discusses services available to those in the area in need of healthcare and more.
(Human Services Connection - December 11, 2014)
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22:10 min
Phil Tegeler, Executive Director at The Bridge Behavioral Health, discusses the organization's work connecting people suffering from addiction and related mental health issues with support and treatment.
(Human Services Connection - December 4, 2014)
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22:35 min
Kit Boesch, Administrator at the Lancaster Human Services Administration, discusses how the program helps guide the community to respond to human needs in a collaborative, cost efficient, and expedient manner with available resources.
(Human Services Connection - November 27, 2014)
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25:09 min
Clover Frederick, with Junior League of Lincoln, discusses the agency's volunteerism and support of community projects in the area.
(Human Services Connections - November 20, 2014)
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21:26 min
Lynn Ayers, Executive Director of the Child Advocacy Center, discusses the organization’s work assisting child victims in southeast Nebraska.
(Human Services Connection - November 6, 2014)
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20:52 min
Corrie Kielty, Executive Director at Nebrasak CASA, discusses the statewide network of programs that recruit and train community volunteers to advocate for abused and neglected children in Nebraska court systems.
(Human Services Connection - October 30, 2014)
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22:20 min
Dr. Karla Lester, founder of Teach A Kid To Fish, discusses the local nonprofit's mission to combat the growing epidemic of childhood obesity.
(Human Services Connections - October 23, 2014)
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21:31 min
Carrie Hakenkamp, Executive Director at WasteCap Nebraska.
(Human Services Connection - October 16, 2014)
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20:51 min
Patsy Martin, Communications Coordinator at Voices of Hope.
(Human Services Connections - October 9, 2014)
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21:18 min
Nancy Shank, Associate Director of University of Nebraska Public Policy Center, talks about Lincoln's recent Vital Signs report that not only shines a light on the good things about life in Lincoln, but also reveals the growing struggles of people in our community.
(Human Services Connections - September 25, 2014)
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21:45 min
Discussing the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services new Alternative Response program for reports of less severe reports of abuse with Sherrie Spilde, Interim Service Area Administrator with DHHSLindy Bryceson, Field Operations Administrator with DHHSand Betty Medinger, Vice President of Systems Integrations with the Nebraska Children and Families Foundation.
(Human Services Connections - September 18, 2014)
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23:47 min
Kiersten Hill, Executive Director with Community Services Fund of Nebraska, discusses how the agency facilitates fundraising for nonprofits across the state.
(Human Services Connections - September 11, 2014)
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23:26 min
Dawn Rockey, Executive Director of CASA for Lancaster County, talks about the agency's support of court-appointed volunteer advocacy for abused and neglected children in our area.
(Human Services Connections - September 4, 2014)
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23:54 min
Catching up on the latest happenings at the Human Services Federation with Mariana Schell and Dawn Rockey.
(Human Services Connections - August 28, 2014)
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21:12 min
Lea Wroblewski from the non-profit organization, Legal Aid of Nebraska, talks about the services they provide.
(Human Services Connection-August, 21, 2014)
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22:12 min
Guest, Major Jamie Pennington, talks about the programs and services the Salvation Army provides in Lincoln.
(Human Services Connection-August, 14, 2014)
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23:44 min
Rebecca Roberts, Director of Development with St. Monica's, discusses the Lincoln nonprofit's programs and services for women dealing with substance abuse and mental health issues.
(Human Services Connections - July 31, 2014)
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23:12 min
Carly Runestad of Mourning Hope discusses talks about the services they provide for grieving children.
(Human Services Connection-July, 24, 2014)
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23:46 min
Temple-Plotz talks about the services provided by Nebraska Children’s Home Society.
(Human Services Connection-July, 17, 2014)
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20:46 min