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...
Great things are happening in New Mexico and one of them is the impact the Albuquerque DWI Recovery Court is having on the community. Besides saving money and greatly reducing the number of graduates that re-offend, the focus is on the participant and helping them live a life in recovery.… Read More…Read More
Patricia Sams, a DWI court graduate from Missouri, was part of this year’s Parade of Transformation. She also told her story on all four stops of NCDC’s Reform & Responsibility Tour in 2017. She’s the founder of a community-based recovery support program called PEEPs in Recovery that’s continually expanding to… Read More…Read More
NCDC headed south to conduct a training for the Sarasota DUI Court. The team worked hard over the day and half on examining their target population, treatment needs, phases and ethical obligations. The only negative side to the training was experiencing the red tide first hand. Thank you to the… Read More…Read More
We conducted an Operational Tune-Up in Denver, CO in 2017 and had the opportunity to start helping the Denver Sobriety Court make changes. After continuous contact with emails and phone conversations, Project Director Shane Wolf traveled to the mile high state to provide a one day workshop on converting to… 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