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    Opinion Survey of the Community Corrections Collaborative Network

    During National Pretrial, Probation, and Parole Supervision Week July 13-19, 2016, the Community Corrections Collaborative Network (CCCN) wishes to acknowledge the dedication of all professionals in our field. We also want to share a new resource to the community, An Opinion Survey of the Community Corrections Collaborative Network: Where the Community Corrections Field Is Going and What It Needs to Get There . In 2014, a network of membership associations that represent community corrections practitioners—the...
    Posted to NIC News & Updates by Susan Powell on Thu, Jul 21 2016
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    Communications Toolkit: Resources for Outreach and Educating Others on Justice Involved Women and Gender Responsive Approaches

    From the National Resource Center on Justice Involved Women (NRCJIW), this toolkit provides practitioners with “information, resources and tools to help them communicate effectively with others regarding how we achieve better outcomes with women at all stages of the criminal justice system.” This toolkit includes: Infographic – a primer on key issues that impact women in the justice system. Slide Presentation – aimed at increased understanding among key audiences. Quick Tips...
    Posted to NIC News & Updates by Susan Powell on Tue, Sep 27 2016
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    Crime Victims Rights Week begins 4/10/16

    Every year in April, the Office for Victims of Crime helps lead communities throughout the country in their annual observances of National Crime Victims' Rights Week (NCVRW) , which will be observed April 10–16, 2016. This year's theme—Serving Victims. Building Trust. Restoring Hope.—underscores the importance of early intervention and victim services in establishing trust with victims, which in turn begins to restore their hope for healing and recovery. This year’s...
    Posted to NIC News & Updates by Susan Powell on Thu, Apr 7 2016
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