"Before, when I was in trouble, it was the State of Alaska against me.  In this court program, the judge, the case coordinator, the treatment provider, the prosecutor, the defender and myself – are all working together against my addiction."                      

Graduate of the Anchorage Felony Therapeutic Court

 

In the News

Inside Alaska's Prisons series on KTUU. Part 3 focuses on reentry

Carmen Gutierrez was awarded the 2013 Therapeutic Court Leadership Award

SB 64 Omnibus Crime/Corrections Bill PDF

Partners Reentry Center Tour Channel 2

New Prisoner Reentry Center Takes Aim at Criminal Recidivism Anchorage Daily News

Reentry Facility Offers Hope to Alaska's Former Inmates Channel 11

Partners for Progress is a state-wide community-based nonprofit in Alaska with the mission of:

  • Promoting public safety by reducing reoccurrence of addiction-fueled crime
  • Supporting problem-solving courts that focus on providing positive outcomes for the offender, victim, and society
  • Providing assistance to indigent former offenders as they re-enter their communities
  • Partnering with problem-solving courts by providing training scholarships for court teams, sponsoring public education forums, and keeping abreast of innovative approaches to reducing recidivism