While advocates fought in vain to capture the federal revenues generated by PCSP for IHSS program enhancements, they quickly began planning their next state policy initiatives and organizing support for Public Authorities in counties throughout California.
win adoption of the California Legislative Analyst's Office recommendation-proposed in previous years by legislators but rejected by the executive branch--to qualify share-of-cost and other "income eligible" IHSS clients for participation in the PCSP, generating millions of dollars in savings for the state and for counties, all or part of which could be dedicated to IHSS program enhancements;
Welcoming the initiative, Chief Inspector Gerry McGrath, North Down Area Commander, said: Road safety is a local priority for us and I welcome this opportunity to work closely with the PCSP
to deal with this issue.
EVALUATION, supra note 31, at 38 (finding that in 2001
The level of partnership between the Lisburn PCSP and the PSNI is very evident at their joint stand at the show and demonstrates how strong partnership works well to benefit the rural community.
Much good work is being done through initiatives such as Rural Crimestoppers, Farmwatch, trailer marking and crime prevention sessions run locally by PCSPs, however we need to continue to look at ways in which we can make rural communities safer.
David Ford continued: The work being done at a local level by Dungannon PCSP
, in partnership with organisations, such as the PSNI and Speedwell Trust, is vital in help ensure a safer Dungannon and South Tyrone area for the future.
Speaking at an event hosted jointly by Linking Generations and the Belfast PCSP
, David Ford said: Whilst crime rates and anti-social behaviour incidents across Northern Ireland continue to fall, attitudes and perceptions around crime are often harder to tackle.
Chair, Councillor James Currie said: One of the best ways of reducing Anti-social behaviour is to get young people off the street and engaged in positive diversionary activity.
Speaking during his visit, David Ford said: Voluntary Services Lisburn is a key partner of the Probation Board and the Lisburn PCSP
, providing almost 100 placements in the last two years for offenders sentenced to community service orders.
The Minister was speaking at an event in Belfast City Hall hosted by Belfast PCSP
at which more than 200 young people were invited to discuss issues important to them with police and local councillors.
The development of Y-APP was led by Antrim Policing and Community Safety Partnership (PCSP
) in partnership with PCSPs
in Lisburn, Newtownabbey and Carrickfergus and the PSNI.