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Meth: One Year Later – Prevention and Intervention – What is that?

Burnett County has done a lot with prevention and intervention in the past year.  When working in prevention, we follow the effective model of the Strategic Prevention Framework (SPF).  The SPF uses the evidence based approach of: Assessment, Capacity Building, Planning, Implementation, and Evaluation; with Sustainability and Cultural Competence addressed at every step.  One important…

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PSA #24 – Wisconsin Attorney General Brad Schimel

Methamphetamine is causing many problems in our community ranging from property crimes to child neglect to lives lost.  Meth addiction is taxing an already stressed system.  Meth has become a focus out of need, use rates are skyrocketing and the addictive nature of this drug cannot be ignored.  Restorative Justice of NW WI is putting together…

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Meth One Year Later

It is often said what a difference a year can make.  In this four part series we will explore this concept as it pertains to efforts that Burnett County made to tackle meth. Over a year ago the alarm was sounded highlighting the impact and destruction meth was having on the county. The effort was started by…

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About Restorative Justice

Click here to download the PDF version WHAT IS RESTORATIVE JUSTICE OF NORTHWEST WISCONSIN, INC., WHAT DO WE DO, AND WHO ARE WE? Restorative justice is a philosophical framework which has been proposed as an alternative to the current way of thinking about crime and criminal justice. RJNW emphasizes the ways in which crime harms…

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