MP Service Committee

The purpose of Member and Public Services (MPS) in ACA is to support ACA Members in becoming responsible for their own well-being through ACA-related materials, and to provide information for the Public and professionals by providing ACA-related resources and services.

Check here for the latest MPS Committee (and earlier Outreach Committee) reports to the WSO Board.

June Report

ACA members accepting the call of service work provide the energy we need to do the good work of ACA around the globe. There could easily be 300 million adult children in the world, so the work ahead remains steady. But we make progress each day. p.536

In June, we received 360 requests. I emailed 484 answers. As for telephone calls, we got 82 that I returned using Skype for anonymity. 

International connections made this month:

UK, Canada/Quebec, Taiwan , Panama, Russia, India,  Hungary, Luxembourg, Lithuania, Norway, France, South Africa, Costa Rica, Netherlands, Holland, Sweden

Remarkable events:

Read more: June Report

May Report

ACA members accepting the call of service work provide the energy we need to do the good work of ACA around the globe. There could easily be 300 million adult children in the world, so the work ahead remains steady. But we make progress each day. p.536

In May, we received 492 requests. I emailed 660 answers. As for telephone calls, we got 65 that I returned using Skype for anonymity. 

International connections made this month:

Canada, UK, Australia, Ireland, Taiwan, Korea, Germany, Thailand, Sweden, China, South Africa,  Venezuela, Denmark  

Remarkable events:

Read more: May Report

March Report

ACA members accepting the call of service work provide the energy we need to do the good work of ACA around the globe. There could easily be 300 million adult children in the world, so the work ahead remains steady. But we make progress each day. p.536

In March, we received 610 requests. I emailed 893 answers. As for telephone calls, we got 104 that I returned using Skype for anonymity.

International connections made this month:

New Zealand Ireland Latvia Czech Rep South Africa UK China, Kenya, Serbia Australia Vienna Bahrain Canada Russia Sweden Puerto Rico Denmark Spain Switzerland, Japan, Hungary, Finland, Netherlands, Panama

Remarkable events:

Read more: March Report

April

ACA members accepting the call of service work provide the energy we need to do the good work of ACA around the globe. There could easily be 300 million adult children in the world, so the work ahead remains steady. But we make progress each day. p.536

In April, we received 578 requests. I emailed 675 answers. As for telephone calls, we got 90 that I returned using Skype for anonymity. I submitted my ABC report for April 2013-March 26 2014. I attended the ABC Conference as MPS Chair and TEL173 representative. 

International connections made this month:

Canada, UK, Australia, Netherlands, Germany, Bulgaria, Japan, Belgium, France, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, Spain, Luxembourg, Czech Republic, Tanzania, Mexico, Denmark, Poland, China, Ireland, India, Vienna, 

Remarkable events:

Read more: April

Member and Public Services 2014 ABC Report

ACA members accepting the call of service work provide the energy we need to do the good work of ACA around the globe. There could easily be 300 million adult children in the world, so the work ahead remains steady. But we make progress each day. p.536

Read more: Member and Public Services 2014 ABC Report

Subcategories

  • H-and-I Committee

    The Hospital and Institutions (H&I) sub-committee is responsible to the WSO for liaison with these institutions, including the potential development of ACA meetings with the institutions and ensuring materials are available to the institutions upon request in support of such meetings.

     Check here for the latest Hospital and Institutions Committee committee reports to the WSO Board.