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...
Focus on Aging Adults TV Program
    Camp Hill, PA May 15
PASC Executive Board
    Conference Call May 14
NADSA SWPPA Public Policy Partnership
    Conference Call May 12
Taste of Adams County
    Gettysburg, PA May 8
PA DHS OLTL Stakeholder Mtg
    Mechanicsburg, PA May 7
NADSA Capitol Hill Days
    Washington, DC May 3-5
PADSA Annual Conference
    Seven Springs, PA April 29-30
    Baltimore, MD April 25-25
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.
U.S. Senators Robert Menendez (D-NJ), Lindsey Graham (R-SC), Barbara Mikulski (D-MD), and Susan Collins (R-ME) have introduced S. 1214 to end the slaughter and export of American horses for human consumption. Click here to read more about this bi-partisan measure.