Edwardsville — TASC’s Craig Cooper and Megan Miller were interviewed by Diana Zoga of Channel 4 St. Louis regarding the consequences of the state’s delayed payments to service providers such as TASC. Watch here.
Illinois has demonstrated success in reducing recidivism through coordinated programs that involve statewide criminal courts, Department of Human Service-funded drug treatment programs and other community partners, the Illinois Department of Corrections, and TASC.
TASC has been shown to reduce recidivism by holding offenders accountable while also ensuring they get the drug treatment they need.
The state’s unprecedented cuts this year to addiction treatment, incarceration alternatives, and criminal justice funding are eroding success and threatening to increase crime.