News Releases

Read the latest news about how Northwoods’ high-tech software solutions help caseworkers save lives and strengthen communities.

Posted Wednesday, June 18, 2014

Northwoods Wins National Better Government Competition

Northwoods was named the winner of the Pioneer Institute’s 23rd annual Better Government Competition by leveraging technology to improve the public sector. Read More
Posted Thursday, April 3, 2014

Mobile Technology Saves Social Workers One Hour a Day

Social workers at an Ohio human services agency have an extra hour every day to spend with families thanks to mobile technology. Read More
Posted Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Winona County Using New Technology to Better Serve Families

Winona County Community Services is seeing great success from its new mobile technology to help social workers manage increasing caseloads. Read More
Posted Thursday, October 17, 2013

Social Services Agencies Designing the Mobile Social Worker of the Future

Three child protective services agencies in Minnesota, Ohio, and Wisconsin are implementing a mobile solution for social workers to improve child safety. Read More
Posted Wednesday, April 10, 2013

Beaufort County DSS Partners with Northwoods on Mobile Solution

Twenty-five social workers at Beaufort County DSS are virtually carrying their entire offices to home visits using new mobile software from Northwoods. Read More
Posted Tuesday, March 19, 2013

Northwoods and 23 Counties Awarded $100,000 Grant

Northwoods and 23 Ohio counties were awarded a $100,000 grant to research community partnerships and technology innovations. Read More
Posted Monday, January 14, 2013

Athens County Children Services Partners with Northwoods on Software Solution

Athens County Children Services and Northwoods announced a new partnership to implement document management software to help the agency boost efficiency. Read More
Posted Thursday, April 19, 2012

Northwoods Celebrates Customers Paper Reduction on Earth Day

In honor of Earth Day April 22, Northwoods celebrates its customers for collectively saving 121,882 trees over the past 13 years. Read More
Posted Tuesday, December 6, 2011

Northwoods Launches Compass® CoPilot Application for Tablets

Northwoods introduced a new product that will help social workers manage case documents, notes, forms, and photos anywhere their jobs take them. Read More
Posted Thursday, December 1, 2011

Collabor8 and Northwoods Partner for Success Across County Lines

Collabor8, a partnership of seven county JFS agencies, is teaming with Northwoods to streamline processes and share information across county lines. Read More
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