The Afflerbach Group is fundamentally a networking public policy advocacy organization that focuses upon service to non-profit professional organizations. Simultaneously with assisting our client partners to achieve their immediate goals, we share with them the use of effective methodologies and techniques by which to achieve their future goals. 
At The Afflerbach Group we take Lao Tsu's classic proverb to heart. It is our guide. We live it.

Retired PA State Senator Roy Afflerbach and retired public school teacher and administrator Henry "Hank" Annoni are the principals of TAG. They bring decades of  political, organizational, and educational advocacy experience to their client partners. Click on their photos for more individual information.
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At the Table for Our Partners...
NADSA Public Policy Committee
    WDC April 9th
HSUS Humane 101 Presentation
    Pittsburgh, PA April 9th
LCAO Community Services Committee
    WDC March 26th
PA Senate Office Visits re Pet Protection Package
    Harrisburg, PA March 25
Senate Office Visits re S. 704
    WDC March 24th
March Appropriations Committee Budget Hearings
    Harrisburg, PA

The Rest of the Story...
(News that doesn't make the front page)
"If you give a man a fish, you feed him for a day. If you teach a man to fish you feed him for a lifetime."
Lao Tsu
4th Century BCE
On March 11th, Senators Chuck Grassley (R-IA) and Ben Cardin (D-MD) introduced legislation to establish a Medicare  demonstration focusing upon the use of HCBS to delay institutionalization. This proposal fits neatly with NADSA's call to Modernize Medicare with Adult Day Services for Cost Avoidance. Click here for Senator Grassley's statement.
Home Training Sessions Reduced Hospital Readmissions by 39%
Researchers from University Hospitals Case Medical Center in Cleveland, Ohio found that an hour-long coaching session and three follow-up phone calls helped reduce hospital readmissions…
Registration is open for the National Adult Day Services Conference to be held in Phoenix, AZ, October 15-17, 2015.
For more information click here. Presentations and sessions will be announced in April. Registration will begin in May. Be sure to become a member too! Benefits are amazing and there are many discounts!  
Important Security Alert for All Who Post Photos Any Place on the Internet...Click Here to view an NBC News report on photo location vulnerabilities that can put you and your family at risk in your own home and neighborhood.