Ten key strategies that will prove to be helpful as your court takes the next steps in transitioning to a family-centered approach. This resource from the National Drug Court Institute and Children and Family Futures examines best practices and lessons learned from three adult drug courts.
Check out this sample application form for those interested in applying to be a treatment court mentor. This resource was created by the Placer County [CA] Collaborative Courts Program.
Use this resource from the Placer County [CA] Collaborative Courts Program to learn how Veteran Peer Mentors (VPMs) offer support and encouragement for veterans in the court system by spending one-on-one time with the veteran.
Use these sample operational documents from the Placer County [CA] Collaborative Courts Program to help your court establish a Mentor In Training (MIT) program. Included are a MIT policies and procedures manual and a guide to mentor/client meetings.
The evaluation form requires the candidate to fill out the different sections requesting information to see if he or she is eligible to take part in the program.
In this report, Dartmouth University students researched the effectiveness of drug courts in New Hampshire, Vermont, and Maine. In order to measure effectiveness, they use four criteria: recidivism rates; cost effectiveness; impact across race, gender, and age; and social consequences.
The final report includes an evaluation used a combination of interviews and paper-and pencil surveys with individuals involved in the delivery of the drug court program including the presiding judge, Drug Court Coordinator from the North Dakota Department of Corrections Field Services Division, West Central Human Services (WCHS) Drug Court Program Case Manager, WCHS substance abuse counselors, the local State’s Attorney, and a local defense attorney.
This screening form was provided by the San Diego County Adult Drug Court and allows the candidate to answer a series of questions in an attempt to become qualified for entrance into the Drug Court Program(s).
This handbook is designed to answer the questions of the participant as well as provide overall information about the Drug Court Program that Grant County offers.