Learn more about Northwoods and technology in human services through our press releases and media articles featuring Northwoods and our customers.
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 [Press Releases]
Faced with a 30 percent increase in child protective services cases, Lenoir County Department of Social Services (DSS) in North Carolina is partnering with Northwoods to implement mobile technology for social workers to simplify paperwork and give social workers more time to spend with families.
Tuesday, August 19, 2014 [In the News]
Every day, protective service agencies send social workers into homes, schools, and long-term care facilities to ensure the safety of children, the elderly, and others. But skyrocketing caseloads coupled with time-consuming paperwork requirements cut into the amount of quality time social workers can spend with their clients. Innovative child and adult protective service agencies have started embracing mobile technology to tackle these challenges head on.
Read more in APHSA's Policy & Practice
Tuesday, August 12, 2014 [Press Releases]
Richmond County Department of Social Services (DSS) in North Carolina is partnering with Northwoods to implement a social services software solution to help mobile social workers deal with increasing caseloads. It will also improve internal communication following the consolidation of public health and social services earlier this year.
Friday, July 11, 2014 [In the News]
In four weeks, Bowlen wrote the application and paper for the competition that outlined Northwoods’ “Compass CoPilot” program, a proposal to integrate data collection and reporting at state and county human services agencies.
Read more on HeraldStandard.com
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 [Press Releases]
Burke County Department of Social Services (DSS) in North Carolina is partnering with Northwoods to implement a document management and appointment management software solution to help the agency boost security, efficiency and service to clients.
Thursday, June 19, 2014 [Press Releases]
Macon County Department of Social Services (DSS) in North Carolina is equipping social workers with new mobile technology to help manage increasing child protection and adult services cases.
Wednesday, June 18, 2014 [In the News]
Burke County Department of Social Services will get a majority of the money needed to contract with Northwoods Consulting Partners Inc.
Read more on Morganton.com
Wednesday, June 18, 2014 [Press Releases]
Northwoods was named the winner of the Pioneer Institute’s 23rd annual Better Government Competition, which sought proposals for ideas that leverage technology to improve the public sector.
Thursday, April 3, 2014 [Press Releases]
Social workers at an Ohio human services agency have an extra hour every day to spend with families thanks to mobile technology that reduces the time they spend on paperwork.
Friday, March 7, 2014 [In the News]
A new, high-tech addition to Winona County Community Services is changing the face of social work in Minnesota.
As of August last year, Winona County Community Services became among the first social services agencies in the country to go mobile with Compass CoPilot software for iPad.
Read more on WinonaDailyNews.com