Harford County Family Recovery Court Evaluation
by wpengine / Friday, 05 May 2017 / Published in Uncategorized
This report serves as an evaluation of the process, outcome, and cost of the Harford County Family Recovery Court progra. The document outlines the examinations of the historical and current context of the FRC, the extent to which the FRC is meeting its stated goals and desired child welfare, treatment, and criminal justice outcomes, and provide a cost analysis comparing the FRC to traditional case processing. The key findings of the report showed that there are many benefits to the use of this program, including less time and likelihood of children entering the foster care system, higher likelihood of completing treatment, and it serves as a cost effective program.