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DATA-DRIVEN HEALTH & JUSTICE WEBINAR: TRAUMA-INFORMED CARE AND CIT (LAKE COUNTY)
Posted: May 20, 2017

As part of the Illinois Data-Driven Health & Justice webinar series, the next installment will focus on the role of trauma in crisis and high-utilizer care. The webinar will feature presentations from the following:

  • Alicia Boccellari, Chief Psychologist and the Director of Special Programs at the University of California at San Francisco Trauma Recovery Center (TRC), who is an expert in trauma informed care and developed a service delivery model for trauma-informed care via the Trauma Recovery Center.
  • Keith Kaiser, Sergeant of the Strategic Services Unit of the Lake County Sheriff’s Department, who is instrumental in efforts to expand Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) training for officers in Lake County.

The webinar is scheduled for Wednesday, May 24th at 11:00 a.m. CST.


For more information and to access other webinars in the series, please visit the DDHJ website.


Authority Budget Committee Meeting: May 25, 2017
Posted: May 18, 2017

The Authority’s Budget Committee is meeting on Thursday, May 25, 2017, at 10 a.m., at the offices of the Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority 300 W. Adams, Suite 200, Large Conference Room Chicago, Illinois, 60606.

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Adult Redeploy Illinois Convenes 2017 All-Sites Summit
Posted: May 17, 2017

Bloomington - May 17, 2017. Nearly 200 Adult Redeploy Illinois (ARI) program site managers, service providers, partners, and state and local leaders will convene in Bloomington today at the 2017 ARI All-Sites Summit, hosted by the Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority (ICJIA).

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Adult Redeploy Illinois Oversight Board Regular Meeting: May 15, 2017
Posted: May 10, 2017

The Adult Redeploy Illinois Oversight Board Regular will meet on Monday, May 15, 2017 at 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. At the following public sites: Thompson Center, Room 2-025, 100 W. Randolph, Chicago and Stratton Building, Room 621, 401 S. Spring, Springfield.

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Adult Redeploy Illinois Oversight Board Performance Measurement Committee Meeting: May 10, 2017
Posted: May 8, 2017

The Adult Redeploy Illinois Oversight Board Performance Measurement Committee will meet on Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. At the following public site: ICJIA, 300 W. Adams Street, 2nd Floor – Large Conference Room, Chicago Illinois 60606.

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AUTHORITY ANNOUNCES FUNDING FOR VICTIM OF CRIME ACT 2015 LEAD ENTITY SERVICES FOR CHILDREN’S ADVOCACY CENTERS PROGRAM
Posted: May 2, 2017

Deadline: May 22, 2017

ICJIA is the state agency charged with the administration of the Illinois’ Victims of Crime Act Victim Assistance Formula Grant
Program. As part of the recommendations established by the Victim Services Ad Hoc Committee the strengthening and expansion of core services for victims of crime was a priority. To fulfill this priority, ICJIA has made available $7.1 million in VOCA grant funding for core services and related support costs for minor victims of abuse services. These funds will be made available to the Children’s Advocacy Centers of Illinois (CACI).

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AUTHORITY ANNOUNCES FUNDING FOR VICTIM OF CRIME ACT 2015 LEAD ENTITY SERVICES FOR VICTIMS OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE PROGRAM
Posted: May 2, 2017

Deadline: May 22, 2017

ICJIA is the state agency charged with the administration of the Illinois’ Victims of Crime Act Victim Assistance Formula Grant Program. As part of the recommendations established by the Victim Services Ad Hoc Committee, the strengthening and expansion of core services for victims of crime was identified as a priority. To fulfill this priority, ICJIA has made available $17.3 million in VOCA grant funding for core services and related support costs for victims of domestic violence. These funds will be made available to the Illinois Coalition Against Domestic Violence.

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AUTHORITY ANNOUNCES FUNDING FOR VICTIM OF CRIME ACT 2015 LEAD ENTITY SERVICES FOR VICTIMS OF SEXUAL ASSAULT PROGRAM
Posted: May 2, 2017

Deadline: May 22, 2017

ICJIA is the state agency charged with the administration of the Illinois’ Victims of Crime Act Victim Assistance Formula Grant
Program. As part of the recommendations established by the Victim Services Ad Hoc Committee, the strengthening and expansion of core services for victims of crime was a priority. To fulfill this priority, ICJIA has made available $16.3 million in VOCA grant funding for core services and related support costs for victims of sexual assault. These funds will be made available to the Illinois Coalition Against Sexual Assault.

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