2021 Associate Members

The California Alliance is grateful for the support of its Associate members, organizations that provide products and services to California Alliance members. Each year, they signal their commitment to the work of the Alliance through their financial contributions. Associates are invited to send representatives to the Alliance Conferences. Organizations interested in becoming Associates are invited to consult our Associate application.

  


 Associate Premier Partners
eINSIGHT, Sacramento
The eINSIGHT behavioral health data platform allows you to rapidly and accurately assess clients and demonstrate ROI for your mental health, substance abuse, and social services programs. School-based mental health programs, behavioral health service providers, drug and mental health courts, correctional facilities, and social service agencies get up and running in weeks with the flexibility they need to satisfy all stakeholders.
 
For over 60 years we at United Agencies have lived by these words.  We support you in the fulfillment of your organization’s mission in more ways than just Insurance and Employee Benefits.  Through our Nonprofit Alliance Program we have donated over $1,600,000 to charities.
www.unitedagencies.com

 

 


Associate Partners

 

 

Experts in Nonprofit Leadership | Dennis C. Miller

Dennis C. Miller, the President of Dennis C. Miller Associates, Inc., is a nationally recognized strategic leadership coach and executive search consultant with more than thirty-five years of experience working with nonprofit board leadership and chief executives across the country. Dennis is also an expert in board governance, leadership development, philanthropy and succession planning. In addition, he is a sought-after motivational speaker, retreat facilitator and leadership performance coach. Dennis’ experience working with hundreds of nonprofit organizations has provided him with the knowledge and insights to understand the competencies required of today’s nonprofit leadership.

 

 

 

Nonstop Administration and Insurance Services, Inc., Concord

Nonstop Administration and Insurance Services, Inc. is proudly changing the way nonprofits and their employees access healthcare with the partially self-funded health insurance program, Nonstop Wellness. The Nonstop Wellness program decreases the annual costs of employee health insurance for nonprofits while reducing or eliminating copays, deductibles and coinsurance. Nonstop's mission is to ensure the growth and sustainability of the nonprofit sector – starting with the health and wellbeing of your valued employees.


Associates 

 


 

501(c) Agencies Trust, San Jose

501(c) Agencies Trust currently works with 422 California agencies saving them time and money by managing their unemployment costs. Any 501c(3) agency may elect to opt out of the State Unemployment Insurance (SUI) program and continue to provide benefits to separated employees. Thousands of nonprofits nationwide have increased their bottom lines by exercising this option. To see if your agency will financially benefit, please contact us today for a Free Analysis. Phone: 800/631-2967. Email: [email protected] 
www.501ctrust.org

 


Accreditation Guru, Jennifer Flowers

Accreditation Guru, Inc. helps guide organizations through the (re)accreditation process via an efficient and systematic approach and provides support with strategic planning, board of directors’ development/education, quality improvement programs and more. We specialize in CARF, COA and Joint Commission accreditation.
www.accreditationguru.com

  

 


Armanino LLP, CPA & Consulting
, Sacramento

Armanino LLP is the largest independent accounting and business consulting firm based in California. We are a nationwide leader in serving nonprofit organizations which represents its largest industry niche. They provide 4 main areas of service—assurance/audit, tax, consulting and business management. Their offices are located in West and Downtown Los Angeles, Woodland Hills (2), El Segundo, San Jose, San Ramon and San Francisco as well as Portland, Chicago and Dallas. And coming to a city near you
www.armaninollp.com

 

 

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co., Pasadena

Nationally recognized as a leading provider of risk management, insurance and employee benefits consulting, Chapman has been serving organizations in the Western United States for over 35 years, creating, designing, implementing and managing products and solutions to help our clients achieve their goals. Chapman is built on a foundation of strong client partnerships with over 2,200 nonprofit agencies including a multitude of Alliance members.

www.ajg.com/

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Association of Community Human Services Agencies, Los Angeles 


The Association of Community Human Service Agencies (ACHSA) represents 88 nonprofit community agencies that provide a wide range of child welfare, mental health, and juvenile justice services for vulnerable individuals and families in Los Angeles County.

achsa.net

 

 

Beacon Health Options

 

Beacon Health Options offers superior clinical mental health and substance use disorder management, a comprehensive employee assistance program, work/life support, specialty programs for autism and depression, and insightful analytics to improve the delivery of care. We offer access to a broad network of behavioral health providers and facilities, encompassing all levels of specialty mental health and addiction services so members can receive the right care at the right intensity and at the right time. Beacon has been a partner to the behavioral health system in California for more than two decades. Today, we serve approximately 5.5 million lives across 23 clients in 26 counties in California. Nearly three-quarters of those members are covered through eight Medi-Cal health plans or four County Mental Health Plans, meaning Beacon serves about one in three Medi-Cal members. 

https://www.beaconhealthoptions.com/

 

The Behavioral Health Collaborative of Alameda County

The Behavioral Health Collaborative of Alameda County (the Collaborative) is an association of California nonprofits that provide behavioral health services to the county's most vulnerable children, youth, adults, and seniors. The purpose of the association is to provide leadership that ensures a comprehensive behavioral health system, which maximizes the well-being and life satisfaction of all Alameda County residents.

 www.bhcollaborative.org

 

Binti

Binti builds software designed specifically for child welfare. Over 75 agencies across 12 states use Binti’s platform to more effectively license foster families, match children with families, manage their cases, and more. Since launching their licensing Module for Child Welfare 3 years ago in California, they have grown incredibly quickly due to its positive, measurable results; in fact, on average agencies approve 60% more families per year after using Binti and approves families 20% faster. Social workers estimate Binti saves them 20-40% of their time. Binti's Licensing Module is like TurboTax to become a foster/adoptive and is also software for social workers to track background checks, training attendance, annual renewals, and complete their paperwork on their mobile phone while in the field. 
https://binti.com
  

 

Careprovider.org Residential Training Services

The Careprovider.org LLC Residential Training Services was designed to consolidate in one place, a fully integrated resource of very qualified and competent trainers and consultants for Foster youth care providers, Adult residential providers and residential Care for the Elderly as well as all organizations that are dedicated to advancing quality care, human services and staff development. Careprovider.org offers various training sessions for groups and individuals, on topics pertinent to your organization and its regulatory bodies.

 

 

Cardenas Consulting Group

 

 

CompanyMileage

Mileage Reimbursement Software That Saves 25% On Mileage Costs!

 

SureMileage is the most accurate mileage tracking solution on the market. Through point-to-point calculations, integration with major accounting platforms, and user-friendly mobile applications, CompanyMileage virtually eliminates issues created by traditional odometer readings. www.companymileage.com.

 

 

  

Der Manouel Insurance Group & Financial Services, Inc., Fresno

Der Manouel Insurance Group, a division of HUB International, was founded in 1983 and over the last 35 plus years, has become an industry leader in risk consulting and employee benefits solutions for nonprofit agencies that work with vulnerable youth and families. Our goal is to help Alliance member agencies fulfill their stated missions.
https://www.hubinternational.com/offices/us/california/fresno/

 

Exym, Walnut Creek

Exym is a leader in Electronic Health Record (EHR) software for behavioral health agencies. We proudly serve over 90 agencies across California with our intuitive, robust EHR system. Thousands of clinicians use Exym's software to simplify their billing, documenting, and case management needs. Based in California, Exym is built to meet the unique needs and regulations of California's behavioral health community.

Gilmore & Associates, LLP is a committed team of professionals who possess exceptional technical qualifications.  The firm has substantial experience with not-for-profit clients that have government contracts for children’s mental health services. We are located in the San Francisco Bay Area, but serve clients all over California.  Our services include:
  • performing single audits under Uniform Guidance and government auditing standards 
  • preparing federal and state exempt organization income tax returns
  • reviewing cost allocation systems, and
  • other general business consulting services 

We make sure that every client is served by the expertise of our whole firm.  We are hands-on, invested, involved and we care.  We will answer all of your questions, as they impact your auditing, accounting, tax and financial situations. We welcome you to contact us anytime, and please consider us for your next RFP for audit services and other accounting projects.
www.gilmorecpa.com

 

 

Greater Concept Consulting

 

GCC provides consultation services and support for community based behavioral health organizations. These services include strategic planning, project management, business development, contract compliance, accounting oversight and restructuring, fiscal policy and procedure development, regulatory compliance and budgeting.

 

 

Heffernan Insurance, Huntington Beach

Huntington Culinary, Huntington Beach

Huntington Culinary provides comprehensive menu writing and food management services to bring your agency into full compliance with Community Care Licensing and the new standards of the National School Lunch Program. They develop strategies to increase healthy food consumption, contain food cost and maximize federal reimbursement.
www.hcifood.com

Insperity

Insperity, a trusted advisor to America’s best businesses since 1986, provides an array of human resource services and technology designed to help you minimize risk and maximize profitability in your business. Along with insight from our Business Performance Advisors, you’ll receive the most comprehensive suite of HR products and services available in the marketplace. Through our premier Workforce Optimization® solution, we deliver administrative relief, better benefits, reduced liabilities and a systematic way to improve productivity. Insperity operates in more than 70 offices throughout the United States. Our business performance solutions support more than 100,000 businesses with over 2 million employees. For more information, visit insperity.com.

www.Insperity.com

 



InterWest Insurance Services, Sacramento

InterWest is a leader among leading insurance firms. They offer unparalleled expertise in Commercial, Employee Benefits and Personal insurance coverages, as well as innovative value-added services from their Claims & Risk Control Specialists and Human Resource and Labor Law Consultants. Although they operate principally in California, they are licensed to write business in all 50 states and staffed to service customers with locations throughout the nation.
www.iwins.com

 

 

Intivix, San Francisco and Oakland

Intivix offers managed and co-managed IT consulting services that let you stop worrying about problems, and empower you to focus on your business.

www.Intivix.com

 

 

M.D. Manouel Insurance Agency, Inc. has been committed to providing our clients with peace of mind since 1974.The agency provides a blend of experience and enthusiasm unequaled in the insurance industry. Their aggressive approach to finding the best insurance company for clients is their ultimate goal. An insurance agency must know, understand, and specialize in the needs of its various clients. Providing proper coverage at the right premium simply works for us and our valued clients.
  

 

 

Mutual of America, Walnut Creek

Since 1945, Mutual of America has remained committed to offering plan sponsors, plan participants, and individuals carefully selected, quality products and services at a competitive price and the personal attention they need to help build and preserve assets for a financially secure future.
www.mutualofamerica.com

 

 

Nonprofits Insurance Alliance of California (NIAC), is part of a group of 501(c)(3) nonprofit companies that provide a broad range of general liability insurance coverages to 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations. NIAC has been writing in California for over 30 years and currently insures more than 10,000 nonprofits.
https://insurancefornonprofits.org/californiaalliance/

 

Nonprofit HR 

 

Nonprofit HR is the country’s leading and oldest firm focused exclusively on the talent management needs of the social sector, including mission-based organizations, associations, social enterprises, and foundations. We focus our efforts on Strategy and Advisory consulting, HR Outsourcing, Search, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI), and Total Rewards. Nonprofit HR also offers customized trainings, research, knowledge, and events, all with the objective of strengthening the people management capacity of the workforce. Since 2000, we have amplified the impact of the world’s most influential nonprofit organizations.

https://www.nonprofithr.com/

 

NonProfits' United, Sacramento

NonProfits’ United is California's first member-owned self-insurance pool for nonprofit organizations. We provide quality, cost-effective services including stable and affordable insurance coverages, expert claims management, safety and loss control, on-site consultations, training, and personalized service. As a nonprofit, governed by our members, our resources are used to benefit our members.
www.nonprofitsunited.com

 

 

PRAXES

Praxes is a behavioral health solutions company.  Our consulting services assist STRTP’s and foster family agencies with program development, accreditation, Medi-Cal Specialty Mental Health Services, financial, and human resource operations.  Praxes’ training provides on-site, live-streaming, and pre-recorded courses required for STRTP staff and foster family agencies.  We also are a State DSS approved vendor for administrator CEU’s.  Our Shop is available to access these training courses. Apogee, our web-based treatment system, offers customized clinical decision-making tools for practitioners. 

www.praxesmodel.com

 

ProCo – The people partner.

 

Restorative Practices 

 

The Restorative Practices Alliance is a global immunological organism collectively dreamed to harness and organize:  catalyze healing: evidence-based self and community care, re-Imagine how we are to live in harmony with all that is, organize a globally distributed and locally empowered network of Bodies of Knowledge with the wisdom architecture required to survive and effectuate systemic change, exchange vital resources locally, regionally, and globally.

 

 

 

RPS Monument Insurance Services, Newport Beach

RPS Monument Insurance Services is a full-service program administrator specializing in self-funded workers’ compensation programs. Providing a wide array of services including program design, regulatory approval and compliance, niche-based safety and loss control, and aggressive claims management, Monument is committed to delivering self-insured group programs that bring members ongoing cost savings and added control. As California’s leading self-insured workers’ compensation group administrator, Monument has maintained 98 percent client retention since its founding over 10 years ago.
http://www.rpsins.com/programs/rps-monument/

 

Umlaut Foundation

Umlaut Foundation provides free tutoring and school supplies to middle school and high school foster and kinship youth. Our volunteer pool consists of over twenty-five well-rounded volunteers, and tutoring interests range from digital art to SAT prep to basic homework help. In light of the pandemic, we are using virtual tools such as Zoom to make our program more accessible to foster youth in these times of need.  In addition to our tutoring sessions, we also run donation campaigns for supplies and have collected over fifty donations in the form of textbooks, workbooks, and flashcards.  For more information please visit our website at umlautfoundation.com, or contact our CEO, Lily Cheng, at [email protected].

 


Unemployment Services Trust, Santa Barbara

Founded by nonprofits for nonprofits, the Unemployment Services Trust (UST) provides 501(c)(3)s with a safe, cost-effective alternative to state unemployment insurance. UST helps members save millions annually through claims management, hearing representation, claim audits and simplified reporting. Join more than 2,000 nonprofits nationwide and request a Savings Evaluation.
www.chooseust.org

 

 

Associate Professionals

 

 

 CharbakConsulting, LLC, Pinole 

Charbak Consulting group is a NAICS 541611 California registered Small Business based in Pinole, California. We provide quality management consulting and project management services to the private sectors and governmental organizations primarily in the field of mental health care compliance.

We are uniquely focused on assessing our client's current quality and compliance practices and help them identify and implement industry best practices in their business. This results in reducing compliance risks and increasing workflow efficiency. We have been preforming these services for over 15 years. All of our sensitive compliance assignments are done under confidentiality agreements. 

Our services can be customized to meet your business needs and goals. Call today for your free consultation! 510.939.1133. 

 

D.T. Paulk Consulting

 

Elizabeth Stanley-Salazar

 

Gadda Hendrix Consulting

Gadda Hendrix Consulting offers a range of support services for behavioral health organizations, including: strategic planning, project management, training and leadership development, retreat facilitation, clinical program development and supervision, grant writing, policy and procedure development, and advocacy. We specialize in both residential and community-based specialty mental health services, compliance and quality management.
www.GaddaHendrixConsulting.org

 

LMT & Associates, Inc.

 LMT & Associates, Inc. provides consultation and support services to non-profit and government entities throughout the Western United States.  Our principle consultant, Dr. Lynn Thull, brings more than 30 years of expertise in organizational leadership, policy, advocacy, and direct service.  We specialize in behavioral health, child welfare, education, and other health and human service sectors.

 

 

Robyn Harrod

 

Sarah Rock, Rock Results

Sarah Rock is a consultant for nonprofits, governments, communities and health entities to prevent ACEs and build resilience. She is a prevention specialist,and spent a lot of my time (donated) doing work to promote and advance child abuse and neglect work in California. She creates practice tools, design and conduct ACEs and trauma informed practice trainings, program design and planning.
www.rockresults.org