AAHHSA 2021 Annual Education Conference

October 18-20, 2021



APHSA continues to monitor and assess the potential impact of COVID-19 on our members’ work as well as our events and events-related travel. We continue to move ahead as planned with the 2021 event. With everyone’s health and well-being as our top priority, we will continue to provide updates as needed.

The AAHHSA Annual National Education and Training Conference is a comprehensive learning and networking experience for attorneys representing state and local government agencies administering health and human services programs. This multi-day virtual event promotes pragmatic innovation in health and human services while facilitating the exchange of information between attorneys from across the nation.

Join your colleagues virtually October 18-20, 2021, for a series of presentations and breakout sessions focusing on the policies and practices that enhance the delivery and quality of human services programs. Topics include, but are not limited to:

  • How New Federal Laws/Regulations May Affect Your Agency

    • Medicaid

    • Child Welfare

    • TANF

    • SNAP

    • Privacy

  • How to Improve Child Welfare Outcomes

  • Litigation, Administrative Hearings, and Mediation Strategies


After exploring these topics and experiencing the whole conference, attendees earn continuing legal education credits—making this an annual event you cannot miss!


The American Public Human Services Association (APHSA) is a bipartisan national membership association representing the cabinet-level leadership of state and local health and human services agencies. The subject matter experts help execute their mission to improve outcomes for people nationwide. Building on our long-standing relationships across the human services field and direct connection to the in-depth knowledge of leaders who administer them, we focus on generating pragmatic, community-wide solutions that advance well-being.


APHSA connects its members to national policymakers and human-serving organizations across a wide circle of stakeholders in the health and human services sector and key partners in education, housing, employment, and others. APHSA also helps members build more capacity for their teams through access to our professional education and development conferences, technical expertise, publications, and organizational effectiveness practice.

Our Vision
Thriving communities built on human potential.

Our Mission
APHSA advances the well-being of all people by influencing modern approaches to sound policy, building the capacity of public agencies to enable healthy families and communities, and connecting leaders to accelerate learning and generate practical solutions together.


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APHSA Education Events Underwritten In Part By Our Strategic Industry Partners