Upcoming Events

Join the growing movement around cross-sector alignment by attending in-person and virtual events hosted by RWJF grantees.

The following events are hosted by RWJF grantees.

Webinar: Aligning Health and Social Systems to Expand Evidence-Based Home-Visiting

Hosted by: Systems for Action
Time: Wednesday July 8, 2020
Location: Virtual

This webinar will introduce a new study testing the effectiveness of multi-sector financing and delivery strategies in expanding the reach and impact of the Nurse-Family Partnership (NFP) program across the United States. Despite rigorous evidence of its ability to improve health and social outcomes for low-income pregnant women and their children, the NFP home visiting program currently reaches only a small proportion of the communities and families who could benefit from it.

Webinar: Transit and Treatment: Effectiveness of Transit System to Improve Substance Abuse and Mental Health in Connecticut

Hosted by: Systems for Action
Time: Wednesday, July 22, 2020
Location: Virtual

This webinar will introduce a new study testing how a transit system can enhance substance abuse treatment outcomes and reduce provider-level treatment costs for substance abuse amidst the opioid crisis in Connecticut. Increasing access and retention in treatment services is critical to improving health outcomes and reducing substance abuse overdose deaths.

Webinar: Investigating Systems Alignment of Multi-Sector Agencies to Address Child Maltreatment in St. Louis

Hosted by: Systems for Action
Time: Wednesday, August 5, 2020
Location: Virtual

This webinar will introduce a new study testing an innovative model for preventing child maltreatment and adverse child experiences by aligning health and social services for vulnerable families in St. Louis. The Parents and Children Together - St. Louis initiative braids together services and funding streams from multiple sectors to assist families with children who are referred to child protective services for first-time and low-severity problems.