Learn more about Northwoods and technology in human services through our press releases and media articles featuring Northwoods and our customers.
Thursday, August 20, 2015 [In the News]
Most large IT projects fail because of one preventable issue: poor user adoption. By following two key tenets of a coach model approach to training, human services staff can ensure user acceptance, and ultimately, better service delivery.
Read more in APHSA's Policy & Practice
Tuesday, July 21, 2015 [In the News]
An app introduced last September for Crow Wing County Community Services social workers is improving communication with the families they serve, according to a new study released by Northwoods, the app developer.
Read more on Brainerd Dispatch
Monday, July 13, 2015 [Press Releases]
A mobile app is helping Crow Wing County Community Services social workers improve interaction with families, according to a new case study released today by Northwoods.
Tuesday, June 30, 2015 [Press Releases]
Six Ohio counties are using state Efficiency and Innovation Fund grants to equip social workers with new mobile technology so they can focus their time on child safety, rather than paperwork.
Thursday, May 28, 2015 [Press Releases]
Douglas County Department of Human Services (DHS) in Colorado is eliminating paper files by partnering with Northwoods to implement an electronic document management software solution and new business processes. The solution will help the agency manage increasing caseloads and better serve families.
Friday, May 15, 2015 [In the News]
Align your core business competencies with social causes. This is a natural way to bring solutions to social issues. An excellent example is Northwoods, which provides technology to help state and county human services agencies be more productive.
Read More on Innovate New Albany
Tuesday, April 28, 2015 [Press Releases]
Brunswick County Department of Social Services (DSS) in North Carolina is replacing its cumbersome paper-based processes with an electronic document management and appointment management software solution to boost efficiency and service to clients.
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 [In the News]
The Chemung County Department of Social Services is going paperless! The department is the first New York County to give caseworkers a mobile tool to help them protect abused and neglected children.
Watch and read more on WENY.com
Thursday, March 19, 2015 [Press Releases]
Chemung County Department of Social Services (DSS) is the first New York county to give caseworkers a mobile tool to help them protect abused and neglected children. Northwoods’ mobile document management solution, Compass® CoPilot, will initially help 11 workers, including leadership, supervisors and 4 child protective services caseworkers in the Child Advocacy Center, access and update documentation using an iPad® app from the field, rather than using paper forms and documents.
Thursday, February 12, 2015 [In the News]
Crow Wing County Community Services has implemented social service software to streamline processes for staff and assist them in effectively managing increased caseloads.