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Dane County Department of Human Services

Community Programs

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Joining Forces for Families

Joining Forces for Families (JFF) is a partnership between multiple organizations to change the way services are delivered to children, youth, and families in Dane County to better meet their unique challenges and needs.

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PASS Americorp

Partners for After School Success (PASS) is a multi-site Americorp program 'Getting Things Done' and providing assistance with youth development programming in Dane County, Wisconsin.

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Early Childhood Initiative

Early Childhood Initiative (ECI) is a voluntary home visiting program for pregnant women and families with young children offering access to responsive, comprehensive, community-based support.

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Neighborhood Intervention Program

The Neighborhood Intervention Program (NIP) offers innovative intervention services to boys and girls ages 10-17 who are delinquent or at risk for delinquency.

Community Restorative Court

Community Restorative Court

The Dane County Community Restorative Court (CRC) enlists restorative justice principles and practices. Restorative justice is a community-based form of justice that seeks to repair the harm caused by crime.

Youth Resources

Youth Resources

Safe and trustworthy resources designed for Dane County youth, related to health, immigration, wellness, safety, education, job readiness, career planning, after-school programs, and more.

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Immigration Affairs

Immigration Affairs is an office composed of Bilingual (Spanish/English) Bicultural Social Workers that support the immigrant and refugee community within Dane County. Through their mix of knowledge about immigration policies and regulations, the office offers case management services to meet long - term and immediate needs of clients.