UniverCity St. Croix County

St. Croix County is located in the northwestern region of Wisconsin. As one of the fastest growing counties in Wisconsin, it is home to nearly 95,000 residents.

St. Croix County’s Community Justice Collaborating Council (CJCC) applied to UniverCity Year for the years 2022-25 to focus on increasing access to residential substance use treatment and researching opportunities for creating a sober living facility for women. The mission of the CJCC is to increase public safety through community collaboration.

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  1. Improving wraparound substance use treatment for St. Croix County treatment court participants. Public Health 780: Evidence-Based Decision-Making. Jess Link Reeve.
  2. Creating a sober living facility for women involved in the justice system in St. Croix County. Public Health 780: Evidence-Based Decision-Making. Jess Link Reeve.
  3. Identifying best practices in transitional housing for St. Croix County and an annotated bibliography. Psychology 601: Senior Capstone. Patti Coffey.
  4. Reviewing carceral health care obligations in Wisconsin. Master of Public Health: Applied Practice Experience. Danielle Smith.
  5. Mapping and reviewing St. Croix County Jail healthcare policies for inmates. Master of Public Health: Applied Practice Experience. Danielle Smith.