Court Improvement Project News and Events

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Upcoming Events
Upcoming Events
March 2021
Wednesday, March 3, 2021 - 4:00pm to Wednesday, April 14, 2021 - 4:00pm
SAVE THE DATE! This online Red Book Training Course is designed to assist you in preparing for the Child Welfare Law Specialist (CWLS) examination. It can also serve as an overall review of dependency competency areas. The course will consist of seven weekly webinars, held on Wednesdays at 4pm (CST...Read more
March 2021
Thursday, March 25, 2021 - 12:00pm
SAVE THE DATE! Presented by: Michele Lueders and Annie Brokenleg Participants will hear from rural jurisdictions about the challenges of implementing detention reforms in rural areas but also how they have overcome those challenges by creating alternatives to detention that are showing promising...Read more
April 2021
Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - 12:00pm
Save the Date! Join The Nebraska Court Improvement Project and the Honorable Michael P. Burns, Judge of the County Court, 10th Judicial District, in listening to young adults who have aged out of the foster cares system discuss their experiences with the court, court professionals, aging out of...Read more
May 2021
Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - 4:00pm to Wednesday, June 23, 2021 - 4:00pm
Register now! Click here to register. This online Red Book Training Course is designed to assist you in preparing for the Child Welfare Law Specialist (CWLS) examination. It can also serve as an overall review of dependency competency areas. The course will consist of seven weekly webinars, held on...Read more
June 2021
Wednesday, June 30, 2021 - 12:00pm
Please join CIP, along with other child welfare and juvenile justice experts in Nebraska for an overview webinar regarding the child welfare and juvenile justice bills that were passed this legislative session, and to discuss the proposed Legislative Resolutions. Click here to register via the...Read more
Past Events
Past Events
May 2020
Wednesday, May 6, 2020 - 8:00am to Friday, May 8, 2020 - 1:00pm
WHERE - Younes Conference Center Kearney, NE WHO SHOULD ATTEND - The NJJA conference provides an opportunity for anyone working with at risk youth to learn from and network with professionals across prevention, education, juvenile justice, and treatment systems. Continuing education credits are in...Read more
May 2020
Thursday, May 14, 2020 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
NICWC, Inc is excited to offer this program virtually! This is our first time every offering a program like this virtually. During uncertain times, everybody needs extra help. In response to the COVID-19 Pandemic, NICWC, Inc. is offering virtual support for mothers and other caregivers. **...Read more
June 2020
Wednesday, June 3, 2020 - 11:30am to 1:30pm
Jermaine Galloway - “Tall Cop Says Stop” Presents: High In Plain Sight: The Current & Expanding Youth Drug Trends (and Climate) in Nebraska This workshop will provide attendees with the ability, knowledge and confidence to help identify individuals who are abusing drugs and/or alcohol...Read more
June 2020
Tuesday, June 16, 2020 - 9:00am to Wednesday, June 17, 2020 - 10:00am
Kearney, Nebraska Click here for more information. This year’s Nebraska Young Child Institute (NYCI) has been canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The safety and well-being of our conference speakers, attendees, and staff comes first. Please mark your calendars and save the date for June 28-29,...Read more
July 2020
Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Provided by Nebraska Resource Project for Vulnerable Young Children Click Here to Register Many children entering the foster care system have experienced trauma. Identifying trauma & appropriately responding is critical to ensuring the child's well-being. In this 3-hour training you will: Learn...Read more
July 2020
Wednesday, July 22, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Session 1: Reducing Racial Disparities in Juvenile Detention with Effective and Innovative Alternatives to Detention RED is a sub-committee of JDAI and a working group of OYS. The Douglas County Racial and Ethnic Disparities (RED) Sub-Committee of the Juvenile Detention Alternatives Initiative (...Read more
August 2020
Tuesday, August 18, 2020 - 12:00pm to Tuesday, September 29, 2020 - 1:30pm
4 Sessions, all 12pm-1:30pm: August 18, 2020 September 1, 2020 September 15, 2020 September 29, 2020 Lifesize Virtual Meeting Space During this interactive lunch and learn, we will be discussing substance use disorders as a disease and how it impacts the Native family system. Time will be dedicated...Read more
Tuesday, August 18, 2020 - 12:00pm to Tuesday, September 29, 2020 - 1:30pm
4 Sessions, all 12pm-1:30pm: August 18, 2020 September 1, 2020 September 15, 2020 September 29, 2020 Lifesize Virtual Meeting Space During this interactive lunch and learn, we will be discussing substance use disorders as a disease and how it impacts the Native family system. Time will be dedicated...Read more
August 2020
Wednesday, August 26, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Racial and Ethnic Disparities (RED) is a sub-committee of JDAI and a working group of OYS. The Douglas County Racial and Ethnic Disparities (RED) Sub-Committee of the Juvenile Detention Alternatives Initiative (JDAI) and Operation Youth Success (OYS), in partnership with the Nebraska Juvenile...Read more
August 2020
Friday, August 28, 2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Provided by Nebraska Resource Project for Vulnerable Young Children Click Here to Register Many children entering the foster care system have experienced trauma. Identifying trauma & appropriately responding is critical to ensuring the child's well-being. In this 3-hour training you will: Learn...Read more
September 2020
Thursday, September 10, 2020 - 12:00pm
Please join CIP, along with other child welfare and juvenile justice experts in Nebraska for an overview webinar regarding the child welfare and juvenile justice bills that were passed this legislative session, and to discuss the proposed Legislative Resolutions. Recording of Webinar Chart of Bills...Read more
September 2020
Tuesday, September 22, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Medicaid Expansion In Nebraska Tuesday, September 22, 2020 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CDT Click Here to download the Slide Presentation. Click here to watch the recorded webinar on YouTube. Presented by: Drew Preston, DHHS Public Information Officer and Nate Watson, DHHS Deputy Director for Policy Nebraska...Read more
September 2020
Monday, September 28, 2020 - 9:00am
UNL Innovation Campus | Lincoln, Nebraska Download the CIP EVENT MOBILE APP here. Click here to view the recorded conference (playlist) on the CIP YouTube site. Click here for the agenda. Other materials: U.S. Supreme Court Decision Regarding When to Mirandize Youth (PDF) What Nebraskans Want for...Read more
Monday, September 28, 2020 - 9:00am
Hello - thank you for joining us at our 2020 CIP Conference. If you've already checked in and need to rejoin the broadcast, you can access the feed here: https://player.cloud.wowza.com/hosted/fbl3qdct/player.html You can also access resources and materials here: https://supremecourt.nebraska.gov/...Read more
November 2020
Thursday, November 12, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
PLEASE NOTE - this time has been changed from the original start time of 12:30pm Two Sessions are Offered - the same material will be shared in both. Click here to register for the November 16 session. You can download the SDM Benchcard (PDF) HERE. Slide presentation (PDF) Research has demonstrated...Read more
November 2020
Monday, November 16, 2020 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm
PLEASE NOTE - this date has been changed from the original date of November 4, 2020. Two Sessions are Offered - the same material will be shared in both. Click here to register for the November 12 session. You can download the SDM Benchcard (PDF) HERE. Research has demonstrated that when decision...Read more
January 2021
Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Keynote Speakers:Mahatma Largaespada and Carmen Chagolla, Latino Center of the Midlands The Latino Center of the Midlands (LCM) provides service to youth and families in Douglas County Nebraska. As a part of the National Compadres Network, LCM has a long history of community-based interventions...Read more
January 2021
Thursday, January 28, 2021 - 12:00pm
SAVE THE DATE! Presented by: Aazia-Marie Participants will hear directly from youth who have lived experience in the juvenile justice system. Led by Aazia Marie Ross, youth will talk about the importance of having a voice at the table when stakeholders are talking system reform. Stakeholders will...Read more
February 2021
Tuesday, February 9, 2021 - 12:00pm
Watch the webinar recording here. Please join CIP, along with other child welfare and juvenile justice experts in Nebraska for an overview webinar regarding the child welfare and juvenile justice bills that may be introduced this legislative session. CLE credit from Nebraska Attorney Services is...Read more
February 2021
Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 12:00pm
SAVE THE DATE! Presented by: Terry Liggins and Erik Bringswhite Participants will hear from Terry Liggins, Founder of the Hurdle Life Coach, and Erik Bringswhite, Founder of I am Legacy, about how stakeholders should be engaging with Community Partners to provide services to youth that are trauma...Read more