How much does a MADD panel cost?

All information can be found on our website, Panel Fee: $75.00. There is a $4 convenience fee assessed when registering online with a credit card.

How long do MADD victim impact panels last?

Sometimes, then, a panel is referred to as a “MADD VIP.” In light of COVID-19, MADD is offering online panels (pre-registration is required). The cost of most panels is approximately $25.00 (payable via most payment methods, including money orders) and they typically last one hour in duration.

What can I expect at my MADD panel?

During the panel, speakers describe the crash in which they, or their loved ones, were involved, and how life has changed since the crash. They do not blame or judge the audience; they simply share their personal experiences. tragic outcomes are 100% preventable.

How much does MADD VIP cost?

The fee is $25 and the class lasts approximately one hour. Classes are held once a month in English and once a month in Spanish. In Riverside County, the MADD VIP program lasts two hours and is held in three locations – Moreno Valley, Palm Desert and Temecula. The fee is also $25 and classes are offered once per month.

How much does a MADD victim impact panel cost?

Panel Fee: $75.00. There is a $4 convenience fee assessed when registering online with a credit card. Program Information: This is a court ordered program, not an attorney referred program.

How many lives MADD saved?

MADD’S IMPACT SINCE OUR FOUNDING IN 1980 More than 370,000 lives have been saved. MADD has compassionately served over 840,000 victims.

What is the purpose of MADD?

The mission of Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) is to end drunk driving, help fight drugged driving, support the victims of these violent crimes, and prevent underage drinking.

Do victim impact panels work?

Studies have revealed that victim impact panels reduced repeat offenses by as little as 10 percent to as much as 65 percent. A 1999 study published in the Journal of Studies on Alcohol compared 12-month re-arrest rates for offenders before and after a victim impact panel was instituted in a Georgia county.

What is the purpose of MADD VIP?

The purpose of the Victim Impact Panel (VIP) program is to help drunk and drugged driving offenders to recognize and internalize the lasting and long-term effects of substance-impaired driving.

How long does it take to complete MADD?

How long is the MADD Online Victim Impact Panel? The course takes around 2 hours to complete.

How successful is MADD?

History and Success of MADD. Since 1980, MADD reports that they have helped to cut drunk driving deaths in half, saved around 350,000 lives, and helped more than 850,000 victims. As fatalities related to alcohol- or drug-impaired crashes are preventable, MADD’s current mission is to eliminate all of these deaths.

Why is MADD 21?

Teens get drunk twice as fast as adults,9 but have more trouble knowing when to stop. Teens naturally overdo it and binge more often than adults. Enforcing the legal drinking age of 21 reduces traffic crashes,4-6 protects young people’s maturing brains,12,14 and keeps young people safer overall.

Where can I find a MADD victim impact panel?

Helping drunk and drugged driving offenders understand the lasting and long-term effects of substance impaired driving. Find a Victim Impact Panel below. If you did not find a MADD Victim Impact Panel near you, please visit to see if you are eligible for the MADD Online VIP.

Is there a victim impact panel in Connecticut?

With everyone’s safety in mind, the Online Victim Impact Panel class is an option as a temporary solution to the COVID-19/Coronavirus pandemic in Connecticut, as next available classes have been postponed.

How do I register for a MADD VIP event?

Attendees may register and pay online to attend a MADD VIP. To register and pre-pay with credit/debit card or pre- register and pay at the event, select the correct panel, then click the link “Click here to Register Online”. Fill out the requested information completely. Choose your method of payment.