Court Improvement Project Events

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Upcoming Events
Upcoming Events
December 2018
Saturday, December 8, 2018 - 8:00am to 4:00pm
What do balloons, clowns and ice cream sandwiches have to do with being a judge? Plenty if you’re trying to draw media and public attention to the need for more adoptions of children from the foster care system. On National Adoption Day, kids who have been in the foster care system get their...Read more
January 2019
Friday, January 25, 2019 - 8:00am to Monday, January 28, 2019 - 4:00pm
Hosted by the National Legal Aid and Defenders Associates The National Appellate Defender Training (ADT) offers an intensive, four-day learning experience designed specifically for attorneys who represent indigent defendants in criminal and delinquency appeals in the state and federal court systems...Read more
Past Events
Past Events
January 2018
Friday, January 19, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Please join CIP, along with Virginia J. Maynes and Mindy Rush Chipman, of Justice for Our Neighbors, who will be presenting this webinar and discussion regarding alternatives to detention for court-involved youth. Learn about this form of immigration relief that may be available to children...Read more
January 2018
Tuesday, January 23, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Please join CIP, along with Sarah Helvey, Nebraska Appleseed, Judge Lawrence Gendler, Judge, Sarpy County Separate Juvenile Court, Juliet Summers, Voices for Children in Nebraska, and other child welfare and juvenile justice experts in Nebraska, for an overview webinar regarding the child welfare...Read more
February 2018
Monday, February 26, 2018 - 12:30pm to 2:30pm
Location: Legislative Chamber, Douglas County Civic Center A basic concept of Unified Family Courts is that a family justice system must aim to improve the lives of the families and children involved by addressing legal issues in family law cases, such as divorce, custody, child support, domestic...Read more
February 2018
Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm
The Purpose of Juvvenile Detention and Alternatives Please join the Court Improvement Project, along with Honorable Peter W. Hochuli, Associate Presiding Judge, Arizona Juvenile Bench, who will be presenting this webinar and discussion regarding alternatives to detention for court-involved youth...Read more
March 2018
Tuesday, March 13, 2018 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm
The Purpose of Juvenile Detention and Alternatives Please join the Court Improvement Project, along with Honorable Peter W. Hochuli, Associate Presiding Judge, Arizona Juvenile Bench, who will be presenting this webinar and discussion regarding alternatives to detention for court-involved youth...Read more
March 2018
Friday, March 23, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Please join presenters from the Immigrant Legal Center for a presentation and discussion regarding Special Immigrant Juvenile Status. Learn about this form of immigration relief that may be available to children involved in the court system that have been abused, abandoned and/or neglected...Read more
April 2018
Monday, April 23, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Please join presenters from the Immigrant Legal Center for a presentation and discussion regarding Special Immigrant Juvenile Status. Learn about this form of immigration relief that may be available to children involved in the court system that have been abused, abandoned and/or neglected...Read more
Monday, April 23, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Mid-Plains Community College McMillan Room 213 1205 E 3rd St, McCook, NE Meal will be provided for our guests. Please contact Suz at SBittner@LFSNeb.org or 402.661.7107 with questions or comments. Please join Right Turn for a morning of discussion regarding the current service gaps in the Western...Read more
April 2018
Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
Northeast Community College - LifeLong Learning Center 801 East Benjamin Avenue | Norfolk, NE In light of April being Child Abuse Awareness as well as Sexual Assault Month we have teamed up with Nebraska State Patrol and Jill Junck. 9 am-11 am | Jill Junck Jill, a Registered Nurse, will share her...Read more
April 2018
Monday, April 30, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Please join CIP, along with Sarah Helvey, Nebraska Appleseed, Judge Lawrence Gendler, Judge, Sarpy County Separate Juvenile Court, Juliet Summers, Voices for Children in Nebraska, Jeanne Brandner, Deputy Administrator of the Juvenile Services Division for the Administrative Office of Probation,...Read more
May 2018
Wednesday, May 2, 2018 - 9:00am to Friday, May 4, 2018 - 4:00pm
What: 2018 Nebraska Juvenile Justice Association Annual Conference Where: Younes Conference Center Kearney, NE When: May 2 – 4, 2018 Who: All stakeholders involved in juvenile justice in the state of Nebraska are invited and encouraged to attend. 2018 NJJA Keynote Speakers Jerry Tello – Wednesday...Read more
May 2018
Wednesday, May 16, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Please join presenters from the Immigrant Legal Center for a presentation and discussion regarding Special Immigrant Juvenile Status. Learn about this form of immigration relief that may be available to children involved in the court system that have been abused, abandoned and/or neglected...Read more
May 2018
Wednesday, May 16, 2018 - 5:00pm to Saturday, May 19, 2018 - 5:00pm
Motorcycle Ride for Children’s Mental Health Awareness May 16-19, 2018 Wednesday, May 16 Scottsbluff Thursday, May 17 Sidney North Platte Gothenburg Kearney Grand Island Friday, May 18 York Columbus Norfolk Saturday, May 19 Omaha Lincoln For more information, complete ride details or to participate...Read more
June 2018
Saturday, June 2, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Join Tanner Mangum, Brigham Young University quarterback, for a one hour interactive webinar. Tanner will talk about his behavioral health challenges and how, with his challenges, he became a successful NCAA footbal quarterback. You may remember Tanner from his 42-yard "hail Mary" as time expired...Read more
June 2018
Thursday, June 7, 2018 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Lancaster Extension Education Center | 444 Cherrycreek Road, Suite A, Lincoln NE 68528 Register online No cost to attend www.NebraskaBabies.com/Events Questions? Contact Cassie Roberts, croberts@unl.edu (402)472-0201 @NebraskaBabies.com Many children entering the foster care system have experienced...Read more
June 2018
Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 9:00am to 2:00pm
Gering Civic Center, Gering, Nebraska Presented by Region 1 Health Authority and Dr. Vincent Felitti, Co-author ACE Study Register online at www.PanhandlePartnership.com $20 Registration fee. Scholarships are available. Lunch provided. Funding provided in part by Nebraska Behavioral Health System...Read more
June 2018
Friday, June 22, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Please join the Nebraska Court Improvement Project, the Center for Juvenile Justice Reform, the Nebraska Center for Justice Research and CYPM Pilot participants for a webinar reviewing the basic tenants of the Crossover Youth Practice Model, what the research shows about the model, views from...Read more
June 2018
Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 9:00am to Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 4:00pm
Registration Now Open : June 26-27, 2018 Younes Conference Center 416 Talmadge St.— Kearney, NE Statewide conference for multidisciplinary professionals to connect on issues to improve the outcomes of young children. Registration opens Spring 2018. Click here for more infotmation or to register .Read more
July 2018
Wednesday, July 25, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Tom Dinsdale Automotive, Grand Island, NE Please join the Nebraska Court Improvement Project as we host a lecture from Sarah Helvey of Nebraska Appleseed on an explanation of the Strengthening Families Act and the Families First Prevention Services Act. Click here to watch the video of the Omaha...Read more
August 2018
Wednesday, August 8, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Omaha Douglas Civic Center Please join the Nebraska Court Improvement Project as we host a lecture from Sarah Helvey of Nebraska Appleseed on an explanation of the Strengthening Families Act and the Families First Prevention Services Act. Click here to watch the video of the Omaha Lecture on August...Read more
August 2018
Thursday, August 9, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
St. James Episcopal Church, 301 East 5th Street, Fremont, NE Please join the Nebraska Court Improvement Project as we host a lecture from Sarah Helvey of Nebraska Appleseed on an explanation of the Strengthening Families Act and the Families First Prevention Services Act. Click here to watch the...Read more
August 2018
Monday, August 13, 2018 - 12:00pm to 4:00pm
Supreme Court Commission on Children in the Courts – Unified Family Court Subcommittee presents Forum on the Unified Family Court in Douglas County Monday, August 13, 2018 -12:00-4:00pm (CDT) Douglas County CASA — 2412 St Marys Ave, Omaha, NE 68105 Please join CIP, Judge Doug Johnson, and Barbara...Read more
September 2018
Friday, September 14, 2018 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
Lincoln Marriott Cornhusker Hotel Register at nebraskayouthadvocates.o rg CLE Activity # 162595 (6 hours) Training is free & lunch is provided. 9am-Noon: This workshop will begin with an update on research findings focused on the use of the YLS/CMI in case planning with justice involved youth...Read more
September 2018
Friday, September 21, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
This webinar has been approved for 1.0 hours of MCLE credit. Click here to watch the recorded webinar on our YouTube Channel. This presentation will examine how Nebraska Juvenile Probation applies the Risk-Need-Responsivity (RNR) model which promotes recidivism reduction for youth on probation...Read more
September 2018
Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
Innovation Campus Registration is closed. Click here for the conference agenda. Research suggests that brain development may play more of a role than previously understood causing negative outcomes for youth. Join us at one of the four Nebraska locations this fall for a morning keynote address on...Read more

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