The OPEN MINDS Executive Blueprint for Crisis ManagementBuilding Organizational Sustainability & Success in a Disrupted Health & Human Service Market
A 32-week program designed to help executive teams navigate the business, organizational, operational, and culture changes of a market in turbulence. The program, based on the seven-component OPEN MINDS executive blueprint, combines a series of 35 live educational web briefings with online technical assistance and a suite of on-demand resources.
Arkansas DHS Juvenile Justice Transformation To Focus On Youth Treatment & Aftercare
On November 16, 2018, the Arkansas Department of Human Services (DHS) announced plans to transform the juvenile justice system so that it focuses on individualized treatment and prepares the youth, their families, and the community for returning home. As part of the transformation, the DHS Division of Youth Services (DYS) intends to close two facilities, and for the remaining DYS facilities and programs will implement performance-based contracts in upcoming procurements for juvenile treatment centers and for aftercare programs. Aftercare programs will receive a one-time additional funding increase of $750,000.
Phase I of the transformation began in November . . .