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Assess, inform and measure (AIM) pilot project - county information

Eau Claire County
Start date: January 2007

Target population: Misdemeanor and non-PSI felonies who are single mothers with AODA and/or mental health issues who also have custodial responsibilities for dependent children under the age of 12.

Local AIM team members:

Group contracted to do assessment: Graduate students of the UW-Eau Claire

Assessment tools:

Primary contact:
Tom Wirth
Human Services Division Manager - Eau Claire County
tom.wirth@co.eau-claire.wi.us
(715) 839-4870

Iowa County
Start date: January 2007

Target population: Individuals who are in jail or on a case bond; and who are determined appropriate, by the judge, to participate in the program at the time of a bond hearing.

Local AIM team members:

Group contracted to do assessments: ATTIC

Assessment tools:

Primary contact:
Hon. William Dyke
Circuit Court Judge
william.dyke@wicourts.gov
(608) 935-0395

La Crosse County
Start date: January 2007

Target population: A person whose current conviction is a felony and meets all the following criteria - A pre-sentence investigation is ordered; The person has been supervised as a condition of bond by Justice Sanctions; Any person court ordered for bond supervision by Justice Sanctions; The person has been classified as a medium or low risk by the jail, interviewed and recommended for bond supervision by Justice Sanctions, and has been approved by the court for bond supervision by Justice Sanctions

Local AIM team members:

Group contracted to do assessments: La Crosse County Justice Sanctions

Assessment tools:

Primary contact:
Jane Klekamp
La Crosse County Justice Sanctions
klekamp.jane@co.la-crosse.wi.us
(608) 785-5547

Marathon County
Start date: January 2007

Target population: Offenders between the ages of 17-22; who are facing their first or second conviction for misdemeanor or felony offenses; who have an AODA need that may be connected to criminal behaviors.  Must agree to cooperate with the assessment process.

Local AIM team members:

Group contracted to do assessments: ATTIC

Assessment tools:

Primary contact:
Laura Yarie
County Justice Coordinator
layarie@mail.co.marathon.wi.us
(715) 261-1191

Milwaukee County
Start time: January 2009

Target population: TBD

Local AIM team members:

Group contracted to do assessments: To be determined

Assessment tools:

Primary contact:
Holly Szablewski
Judicial Review Coordinator- Milwaukee County
holly.szablewski@wicourts.gov
(414) 278-5398

Portage County
Start date: January 2007

Target population: Multiple OWI offenders (3 and above); and identified as presenting a higher risk to the community due to chemical and/or mental health issues.

Local AIM team members:

Group contracted to do assessments: ATTIC

Assessment tools:

Primary contact:
Kathy King
Justice Programs Director
kingk@co.portage.wi.us
(715) 346-1342

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