Learn more about Northwoods and technology in human services through our press releases and media articles featuring Northwoods and our customers.
Monday, March 18, 2013 [Press Releases]
Northwoods and 23 Ohio counties were awarded a $100,000 grant from the Ohio Local Government Innovation Fund (LGIF) to research community partnerships and technology innovations.
Tuesday, February 5, 2013 [Press Releases]
Northwoods today announced the members of its Business Advisory Board, a newly created group to advise Northwoods on a variety of business-related issues.
Monday, January 14, 2013 [Press Releases]
Northwoods today announced that Richard Bowlen has been named director, protective services. Bowlen will lead the development of Northwoods’ technical and professional services offerings in the protective services arena. Child and adult protective services are provided by human services agencies across the country.
Saturday, January 12, 2013 [Press Releases]
Athens County Children Services and Northwoods, a software company specializing in serving human services agencies, announced a new partnership to implement document management software to help the agency boost security and efficiency.
Tuesday, April 17, 2012 [Press Releases]
In honor of Earth Day April 22, Northwoods celebrates its customers for collectively saving 121,882 trees over the past 13 years. Human services agencies using Compass® software have stored over 1 billion sheets of paper as images instead of using paper. That is enough paper to circle the globe 7.1 times, cover 11,449 football fields or fill a file drawer that is 64 miles long.
Monday, December 5, 2011 [Press Releases]
Today, Northwoods introduced a new product that will help social workers manage case documents, notes, forms, and photos while working in their clients’ homes or anywhere their jobs take them. Compass® CoPilot packs many of the productivity-enhancing features found in the Compass Software® suite of products into an easy-to-carry tablet format.
Thursday, December 1, 2011 [Press Releases]
Collabor8, a partnership of seven county Job and Family Services (JFS) agencies, is teaming with Northwoods to streamline business processes and share information and documents across county lines. With the participation of the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services, the Collabor8 partnership includes JFS agencies in Delaware, Hancock, Knox, Marion, Morrow, Sandusky, and Wood Counties.
Wednesday, September 14, 2011 [Press Releases]
Dublin-based Northwoods is continuing to grow despite the difficult economy. Northwoods will soon add two new states to the list of those in which human services agencies use its products and services. Nearly 100 state and county agencies in eight (and soon 10) states use the company’s Compass Software® every day to manage documents electronically, improve business processes, and help serve clients more efficiently and effectively.
Sunday, January 3, 2010 [Press Releases]
The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources, Bureau for Child Support Enforcement (BCSE) has begun a statewide project to implement Compass® Software from Northwoods Consulting Partners, Inc. to provide efficiencies in document and client-flow management.
Monday, August 4, 2008 [Press Releases]
The Sacramento County Department of Human Assistance (DHA) has chosen Compass® Appointments software from Northwoods to replace its manual processes for scheduling and tracking applications in all public assistance programs.