Pay for Success: New Funding Strategy for Your Program Pay for success (PFS) is an innovative funding model that connects private investors with local governments to support social programs. If the program achieves agreed-upon outcomes, the government repays the investor. If not, the investor takes the loss. By reducing the… Read More…Read more...
States have made progress against the carnage caused by drunken driving. But they’ve been much slower in dealing with the nearly 80,000 other deaths alcohol use causes every year. This is a great article published by Governing.com on the alcohol epidemic and how DWI courts are a proven model to… Read More…Read More
The Governors Highway Safety Association in partnership with Responsibility.org published a report about the growing issue of drug-impaired driving and recommendations to combat this growing concern. The report finds that in 2016, 44% of fatally-injured drivers with known results tested positive for drugs, up from 28% just 10 years prior. Click here… Read More…Read More
There has never been a better opportunity for your program to receive federal funding. The U.S. Department of Justice has received $95 million from Congress to support drug courts, family drug courts, juvenile drug courts, tribal healing to wellness courts, DWI courts, and veterans treatment courts. In order to take… Read More…Read More
When talking about Sustainability much of the focus is on funding. While funding is a critical component of any successful program, the most important resource for a DUI Court is the Human Resource. Good judicial leadership requires that the judge and team focus on maintaining healthy team members and a… Read More…Read More