Wisconsin Association of Treatment Court Professionals (WATCP) is a professional organization representing the interests of treatment courts in the State of Wisconsin. WATCP’s multidisciplinary membership includes judges, prosecutors, defense attorneys, court administrators, treatment providers, probation and community corrections officers, social service caseworkers, and other stakeholders in the field of treatment courts.
The core mission of the WATCP is to reduce substance abuse, crime and recidivism by promoting and advocating the establishment and funding of treatment courts and providing for collection and dissemination of information, technical assistance and mutual support to association members.
It is the design of the WATCP to associate with and/or work closely with other Wisconsin criminal justice or treatment organizations focusing on improving local justice system management and community corrections alternatives.
2017 Coordinator’s Conference: September 19-20, 2017 ~ Kalahari Resort, WI Dells REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!!
Book your lodging directly with Kalahari Resort, reference WATCP Coordinator Conference to get the special state lodging rates : (608) 254-5466
2018 State Conference: April 18-20, 2018 ~ Country Springs Hotel and Conference Center, Pewaukee, WI http://www.countryspringshotel.com/
TAD FUNDING INFORMATION
The Funding Announcement for Treatment Alternatives and Diversion Expansion Funds 2018 opened this morning. Please forward this information to any jurisdictions that may be interested in applying for this opportunity.
Up to $400,000 is available to local jurisdictions in Wisconsin to support new or enhanced Treatment Alternatives and Diversion projects. Please note that final funding amounts are contingent upon approval in the 2017-2019 state budget. Eligible jurisdictions are limited to those not currently receiving state TAD funding.
Application Due Date: August 18, 2017