Category Archive: webinar

May 26

Register for Livestream: Developing a Community-Wide Approach to Responding to People with Mental Illnesses

Hosted by The Council of State Governments (CSG) Justice Center, with funding support from the U.S. Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Assistance Date: Thursday, June 8 Time: 1:30–3 p.m. ET Police-mental health collaboration programs have been helping officers safely and effectively respond to calls for service involving people with mental illnesses for decades, but many …

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May 18

Register for Webinar: Racial and Ethnic Disparities—Communities in Action

Hosted by the Center for Children’s Law and Policy (CCLP) During this webinar, attendees will learn about CCLP’s work with states and localities to implement data-driven reforms that achieve measurable reductions in racial and ethnic disparities in the juvenile justice system. Attendees will hear from communities that have participated in this work, and from jurisdictions …

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May 10

Register for Webinar: Having Financial Conversations with People Returning to Communities After Incarceration

Hosted by the National Reentry Resource Center with funding support from the U.S. Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Assistance Date: Wednesday, May 24 Time: 3–4:30 p.m. ET The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) last year developed Your Money, Your Goals, a toolkit designed to help corrections and reentry staff and volunteers have conversations about financial …

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May 03

Register for Stepping Up Network Call: Establishing Baseline Data for Mental Illness in Jails

Hosted by the Stepping Up Initiative Date: Wednesday, May 17 Time: 2–3:15 p.m. ET Join the Stepping Up partners for the third network call in the Six Questions series: a deeper dive into the question “Do you have baseline data?” On this call, counties will engage in a facilitated discussion on establishing baseline data. Prior …

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May 01

Register for Webinar: From the Correctional System to the Workforce—How State Policies Can Support Re-Entry

Hosted by the National Skills Coalition In this webinar, presenters from the National Skills Coalition, the CSG Justice Center, the Center for Employment Opportunities, and Washburn Tech University will discuss opportunities for supporting people with criminal records under the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA). The webinar will include examples of how states have incorporated …

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May 01

Register for Webinar: Motherhood—What It Means for Women’s Recovery

Hosted by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration Substance use and mental health problems may challenge a woman’s ability to parent effectively. During pregnancy, a woman’s health behaviors have lasting impacts for both the mother and the fetus. This webinar will explore the opportunities and challenges associated with motherhood in recovery, as well as effective …

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Apr 28

Register for Webinar: Establishing Baseline Data for Mental Illness in Jails

Hosted by the Stepping Up Initiative Date: Thursday, May 11 Time: 2–3:15 p.m. ET Join the Stepping Up partners for the third webinar in the Six Questions series, which will feature key strategies for establishing baseline data on the number of people with mental illnesses in jails. To reduce the number of people with mental …

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Apr 16

Register for Webinar: Reentry Mentoring—Conversations from the Field on Working with System-Involved Youth

Hosted by MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership Date: Thursday, April 20 Time: 1:00–2:30 pm ET In this webinar, representatives from Family ReEntry, a Second Chance Act grantee; the Governor’s Prevention Partnership in Connecticut; and The Council of State Governments Justice Center will discuss how to engage youth involved with the juvenile justice system through mentoring. Family ReEntry …

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Apr 06

Register for Webinar: Vermont Department of Corrections’ Four-Step Process for Effective Policy Development

Hosted by the National Reentry Resource Center, with funding support from the U.S. Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Assistance Date: Thursday, April 20 Time: 2–3 p.m. ET In order to cultivate system-wide buy in, correctional agencies must effectively communicate policies and directives to stakeholders, staff, and people returning to communities after incarceration. Effective policies …

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Apr 04

Register for Webinar: U.S. Paroling Authorities as Key Partners in Promoting the Governor’s Criminal Justice Policy Agenda

Hosted by the National Governors Association Center for Best Practices and the National Parole Resource Center with support from the U.S. Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Assistance This webinar will provide an overview of the critical role that paroling authorities can play in advancing U.S. governors’ criminal justice priorities and an introduction to evidence-based and promising practices …

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